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Virginia: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, not seasonally adjusted

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Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(not seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
Virginia
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2020

4,041.4 4,055.2 4,046.2 3,618.2 3,640.8 3,731.1 3,765.2 3,823.3 3,849.7 3,892.8 3,915.0 3,894.2 3,856.1

2021

3,842.0 3,843.2 3,864.9 3,897.5 3,901.8 (p)3,925.5              

Mining & Logging

2020

7.7 7.6 7.6 6.8 6.9 6.9 6.7 6.9 6.8 6.9 6.9 6.9 7.1

2021

6.8 6.8 7.4 7.5 7.5 (p)7.6              

Construction

2020

201.0 201.6 203.1 195.4 198.9 202.0 203.0 203.7 203.1 205.9 205.5 205.3 202.4

2021

201.2 198.7 201.6 203.9 204.9 (p)209.0              

Manufacturing

2020

241.7 241.9 241.8 224.0 222.1 228.4 231.4 232.6 233.6 234.9 234.3 237.3 233.7

2021

233.9 234.1 236.1 236.9 236.9 (p)236.5              

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2020

657.3 649.9 649.2 583.7 592.6 617.8 631.4 635.5 638.3 649.6 663.1 668.6 636.4

2021

652.1 645.1 645.2 651.5 654.3 (p)660.5              

Information

2020

68.1 68.1 68.5 64.1 64.1 64.1 64.5 64.3 65.1 65.5 64.2 64.5 65.4

2021

64.9 64.4 64.2 65.3 64.1 (p)65.1              

Financial Activities

2020

212.9 213.1 212.7 207.3 207.3 208.2 209.5 209.9 208.2 207.6 207.8 208.3 209.4

2021

206.6 206.8 205.2 205.2 204.8 (p)205.0              

Professional & Business Services

2020

768.8 770.2 768.0 739.3 742.0 744.6 753.6 757.0 752.6 760.9 769.6 766.1 757.7

2021

755.7 756.4 759.8 766.8 772.7 (p)773.9              

Educational & Health Services

2020

556.4 561.7 558.6 498.0 498.6 505.1 509.0 516.1 526.8 535.2 535.0 530.4 527.6

2021

528.2 533.9 533.6 533.7 531.9 (p)528.2              

Leisure & Hospitality

2020

399.6 401.5 394.9 216.8 239.4 285.9 320.2 328.8 326.5 333.5 328.4 321.5 324.8

2021

315.0 310.7 319.8 331.3 340.4 (p)352.7              

Other Services

2020

195.5 195.4 193.8 157.7 164.0 173.7 178.6 179.8 179.1 179.7 179.8 178.5 179.6

2021

177.7 177.6 178.9 179.4 180.1 (p)184.1              

Government

2020

732.4 744.2 748.0 725.1 704.9 694.4 657.3 688.7 709.6 713.1 720.4 706.8 712.1

2021

699.9 708.7 713.1 716.0 704.2 (p)702.9              

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

Labor Force data from the Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program
(not seasonally adjusted data)

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

Labor Force

2020

(r)4,437,563 (r)4,461,764 (r)4,436,793 (r)4,369,898 (r)4,263,233 (r)4,358,146 (r)4,363,071 (r)4,401,474 (r)4,289,848 (r)4,279,784 (r)4,258,549 (r)4,239,603 (r)4,346,644

2021

4,218,059 4,224,831 4,248,551 4,216,376 4,238,427 (p)4,288,785              

Employment

2020

(r)4,314,462 (r)4,350,389 (r)4,313,570 (r)3,888,768 (r)3,895,973 (r)3,970,839 (r)4,008,977 (r)4,089,333 (r)4,013,155 (r)4,036,177 (r)4,025,109 (r)3,996,096 (r)4,075,237

2021

3,978,432 3,998,727 4,031,716 4,050,319 4,065,102 (p)4,096,230              

Unemployment

2020

(r)123,101 (r)111,375 (r)123,223 (r)481,130 (r)367,260 (r)387,307 (r)354,094 (r)312,141 (r)276,693 (r)243,607 (r)233,440 (r)243,507 (r)271,407

2021

239,627 226,104 216,835 166,057 173,325 (p)192,555              

Unemployment Rate

2020

(r)2.8 (r)2.5 (r)2.8 (r)11.0 (r)8.6 (r)8.9 (r)8.1 (r)7.1 (r)6.4 (r)5.7 (r)5.5 (r)5.7 (r)6.2

2021

5.7 5.4 5.1 3.9 4.1 (p)4.5              

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised