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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

2022

4,012.7 4,035.1 4,038.5 4,051.1 4,055.4 4,053.9 4,082.7 4,091.1 4,106.7 4,106.1 4,108.3 4,111.9

2023

4,128.0 4,133.1 4,136.7 4,140.0 4,143.5 4,145.7 4,150.1 4,157.8 4,164.5 4,166.2 4,168.8 (p)4,157.0

Mining and Logging

2022

6.9 7.0 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.2 7.1 7.2 7.2 7.2 7.2 7.2

2023

7.2 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.0 7.1 7.1 7.0 7.1 7.1 7.0 (p)7.0

Construction

2022

207.1 208.1 208.3 208.1 207.6 208.5 209.5 210.3 211.5 212.6 212.1 214.7

2023

215.8 214.5 213.4 212.5 215.1 212.2 213.5 214.0 210.8 213.1 214.3 (p)214.4

Manufacturing

2022

240.2 241.8 243.7 244.6 244.9 245.2 245.6 245.3 246.1 246.6 245.6 245.3

2023

245.6 245.1 245.6 246.0 245.3 246.9 245.9 245.3 244.9 246.7 247.0 (p)247.6

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2022

660.3 665.0 664.5 665.1 665.2 664.1 667.8 668.9 669.7 666.2 666.0 667.3

2023

667.9 667.9 665.5 665.5 665.9 666.8 666.0 667.7 668.4 670.7 670.8 (p)668.2

Information

2022

68.8 69.0 69.1 69.2 69.4 69.3 70.2 70.8 70.6 70.4 71.1 71.4

2023

69.8 70.2 70.8 71.2 72.4 71.7 72.2 72.4 71.4 70.5 71.1 (p)70.9

Financial Activities

2022

214.0 214.5 215.1 215.6 215.8 216.2 217.2 217.6 218.5 218.0 213.8 214.2

2023

214.4 214.2 213.9 216.4 216.3 216.0 216.3 217.3 217.7 217.1 217.0 (p)217.0

Professional & Business Services

2022

792.7 797.7 797.6 801.3 802.5 802.6 809.3 810.8 811.7 811.3 809.1 807.8

2023

814.3 812.4 814.8 811.3 815.0 814.0 813.7 814.8 816.8 812.3 811.1 (p)805.1

Educational & Health Services

2022

544.3 546.5 545.6 550.9 552.8 552.5 556.7 557.0 561.3 564.0 567.4 567.8

2023

570.4 572.3 573.8 576.0 574.9 575.6 577.4 579.7 582.5 583.8 585.1 (p)588.3

Leisure & Hospitality

2022

379.5 383.2 384.9 386.7 386.4 386.9 393.0 393.5 397.7 396.5 401.0 401.4

2023

407.9 407.9 408.4 409.8 408.8 406.5 406.3 406.5 406.3 408.4 408.6 (p)409.1

Other Services

2022

188.2 188.9 189.3 190.1 190.0 189.7 190.8 191.2 191.6 192.2 192.9 194.4

2023

195.1 195.2 195.6 195.6 194.9 195.2 194.5 193.9 193.4 195.5 194.4 (p)193.2

Government

2022

710.7 713.4 713.3 712.4 713.7 711.7 715.5 718.5 720.8 721.1 722.1 720.4

2023

719.6 726.3 727.8 728.6 727.9 733.7 737.2 739.2 745.2 741.0 742.4 (p)736.2

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

2022

4,390,475 4,409,478 4,421,757 4,427,764 4,428,210 4,427,042 4,428,430 4,434,229 4,445,177 4,457,720 4,465,650 4,470,272

2023

4,487,575 4,505,399 4,529,061 4,550,813 4,574,325 4,588,251 4,597,503 4,601,628 4,610,942 4,615,515 4,624,829 (p)4,623,066

Employment

2022

4,261,556 4,283,613 4,300,032 4,310,885 4,315,572 4,315,557 4,313,022 4,311,198 4,312,867 4,317,964 4,324,760 4,330,531

2023

4,342,658 4,359,522 4,385,492 4,410,553 4,439,917 4,463,071 4,481,162 4,488,526 4,494,462 4,492,714 4,492,690 (p)4,484,295

Unemployment

2022

128,919 125,865 121,725 116,879 112,638 111,485 115,408 123,031 132,310 139,756 140,890 139,741

2023

144,917 145,877 143,569 140,260 134,408 125,180 116,341 113,102 116,480 122,801 132,139 (p)138,771

Unemployment Rate

2022

2.9 2.9 2.8 2.6 2.5 2.5 2.6 2.8 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.1

2023

3.2 3.2 3.2 3.1 2.9 2.7 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.7 2.9 (p)3.0

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary