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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

2019

4,042.0 4,043.4 4,048.6 4,049.2 4,049.7 4,056.9 4,059.1 4,062.8 4,064.2 4,063.6 4,087.6 4,087.9

2020

4,095.7 4,099.9 4,067.4 3,661.8 3,687.0 (p)3,750.5            

Mining and Logging

2019

7.8 7.9 8.0 8.0 8.0 8.1 7.7 7.8 7.8 7.8 7.8 7.8

2020

7.8 7.8 7.7 7.4 7.5 (p)7.2            

Construction

2019

203.0 202.5 202.9 202.6 203.1 203.1 203.5 204.0 204.1 203.8 203.2 203.1

2020

204.9 203.6 203.4 197.3 201.3 (p)205.7            

Manufacturing

2019

243.9 244.1 244.4 244.4 243.9 243.9 243.0 242.8 242.2 239.8 244.4 243.6

2020

240.4 241.7 240.1 229.9 228.7 (p)231.1            

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2019

661.9 659.9 660.6 660.4 659.1 659.1 658.2 658.0 657.8 657.4 659.0 659.5

2020

663.0 662.0 660.8 602.0 608.6 (p)628.1            

Information

2019

67.5 67.4 67.9 67.8 67.9 68.2 68.2 68.2 68.7 68.9 69.3 68.7

2020

68.5 68.5 67.6 67.7 66.8 (p)66.3            

Financial Activities

2019

210.4 210.7 210.9 211.3 211.7 212.1 212.3 212.4 212.9 211.4 213.9 214.6

2020

214.8 217.4 219.3 213.7 212.5 (p)209.2            

Professional & Business Services

2019

760.0 760.0 761.3 763.4 765.4 767.4 768.4 769.3 770.2 767.9 772.6 775.1

2020

777.2 777.4 773.9 728.3 736.3 (p)738.4            

Educational & Health Services

2019

549.2 551.3 552.2 552.0 551.7 554.2 554.7 555.3 557.4 558.0 560.1 563.4

2020

561.7 561.6 555.2 493.2 500.7 (p)510.3            

Leisure & Hospitality

2019

411.1 410.6 411.4 409.8 408.4 409.2 409.1 407.9 408.1 412.3 414.9 417.4

2020

420.0 423.4 402.2 238.4 262.4 (p)291.9            

Other Services

2019

201.2 201.9 201.8 201.2 201.9 202.1 202.4 202.5 202.3 202.8 203.0 202.7

2020

203.4 202.6 202.7 178.0 177.6 (p)181.9            

Government

2019

726.0 727.1 727.2 728.3 728.6 729.5 731.6 734.6 732.7 733.5 739.4 732.0

2020

734.0 733.9 734.5 705.9 684.6 (p)680.4            

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

2019

(r)4,378,779 (r)4,381,973 (r)4,383,549 (r)4,385,945 (r)4,390,760 (r)4,398,723 (r)4,410,824 (r)4,423,894 (r)4,435,867 (r)4,444,122 (r)4,444,649 (r)4,443,312

2020

4,453,928 4,462,573 4,439,350 4,314,050 4,306,310 (p)4,322,244            

Employment

2019

(r)4,248,896 (r)4,252,554 (r)4,255,394 (r)4,259,615 (r)4,266,437 (r)4,276,136 (r)4,289,574 (r)4,303,811 (r)4,316,769 (r)4,325,663 (r)4,326,215 (r)4,324,694

2020

4,335,613 4,345,324 4,294,056 3,831,939 3,916,764 (p)3,957,935            

Unemployment

2019

(r)129,883 (r)129,419 (r)128,155 (r)126,330 (r)124,323 (r)122,587 (r)121,250 (r)120,083 (r)119,098 (r)118,459 (r)118,434 (r)118,618

2020

118,315 117,249 145,294 482,111 389,546 (p)364,309            

Unemployment Rate

2019

(r)3.0 (r)3.0 (r)2.9 (r)2.9 (r)2.8 (r)2.8 (r)2.7 (r)2.7 (r)2.7 (r)2.7 (r)2.7 (r)2.7

2020

2.7 2.6 3.3 11.2 9.0 (p)8.4            

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised