Virginia: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, seasonally adjusted

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Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
Virginia
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Total Nonfarm

2018

3,988.2 3,994.5 3,998.1 3,998.0 4,000.2 4,004.0 4,007.7 4,005.2 3,999.9 4,000.1 4,009.2 4,008.6

2019

4,029.0 4,025.6 (p)4,033.6                  

Mining and Logging

2018

7.8 7.9 8.0 8.0 7.9 8.0 7.9 7.9 7.9 7.9 7.8 7.8

2019

7.9 7.9 (p)7.9                  

Construction

2018

197.0 198.3 198.0 197.7 197.0 196.4 198.7 198.1 197.0 197.5 197.2 197.5

2019

198.7 199.0 (p)198.5                  

Manufacturing

2018

236.7 237.9 238.4 238.9 239.7 240.2 240.6 240.5 241.1 241.0 242.9 244.0

2019

245.1 246.2 (p)245.7                  

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2018

661.1 662.4 662.0 660.7 661.4 659.7 659.6 658.9 658.3 657.4 658.7 658.7

2019

659.4 658.4 (p)658.8                  

Information

2018

68.0 68.1 68.0 68.2 68.1 67.9 67.5 67.2 66.5 65.7 65.7 64.8

2019

65.3 64.6 (p)65.0                  

Financial Activities

2018

206.8 207.4 207.5 207.5 207.7 208.2 207.9 208.2 208.2 207.4 207.6 205.2

2019

207.6 206.7 (p)205.5                  

Professional & Business Services

2018

742.0 744.8 746.3 747.9 749.5 751.0 751.2 751.2 749.6 749.4 751.9 750.5

2019

757.0 754.9 (p)759.9                  

Educational & Health Services

2018

538.5 538.7 539.7 540.0 538.2 541.1 541.5 540.3 542.9 542.3 543.4 543.5

2019

543.9 544.6 (p)547.4                  

Leisure & Hospitality

2018

408.9 407.6 407.9 407.6 407.9 408.4 408.7 408.5 403.8 406.8 407.5 410.8

2019

417.1 417.4 (p)418.5                  

Other Services

2018

201.2 201.2 201.2 200.5 200.5 200.8 201.0 201.3 200.8 201.2 201.1 201.8

2019

203.1 202.3 (p)202.0                  

Government

2018

720.2 720.2 721.1 721.0 722.3 722.3 723.1 723.1 723.8 723.5 725.4 724.0

2019

723.9 723.6 (p)724.4                  

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

Labor Force data from the Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program
(seasonally adjusted data)

Virginia
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Labor Force

2018

(1)4,322,135 (1)4,323,561 (1)4,326,197 (1)4,328,109 (1)4,328,308 (1)4,327,762 (1)4,328,230 (1)4,329,921 (1)4,333,453 (1)4,337,213 (1)4,338,748 (1)4,338,981

2019

4,346,013 4,354,938 (p)4,360,317                  

Employment

2018

(1)4,179,880 (1)4,184,254 (1)4,189,700 (1)4,194,415 (1)4,197,305 (1)4,199,425 (1)4,202,628 (1)4,206,683 (1)4,211,882 (1)4,216,469 (1)4,217,635 (1)4,217,504

2019

4,223,522 4,230,351 (p)4,233,641                  

Unemployment

2018

(1)142,255 (1)139,307 (1)136,497 (1)133,694 (1)131,003 (1)128,337 (1)125,602 (1)123,238 (1)121,571 (1)120,744 (1)121,113 (1)121,477

2019

122,491 124,587 (p)126,676                  

Unemployment Rate

2018

(1)3.3 (1)3.2 (1)3.2 (1)3.1 (1)3.0 (1)3.0 (1)2.9 (1)2.8 (1)2.8 (1)2.8 (1)2.8 (1)2.8

2019

2.8 2.9 (p)2.9                  

Footnotes
(1) Reflects revised population controls, model reestimation, and new seasonal adjustment.
(p) Preliminary