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

2016

3,835.9 3,851.0 3,876.7 3,921.7 3,925.0 3,942.9 3,918.4 3,921.2 3,939.0 3,960.6 3,964.4 3,953.8 3,917.6

2017

3,883.6 3,910.0 3,925.5 3,954.7 3,970.1 4,009.4 3,991.2 3,972.4 3,981.1 3,993.7 4,000.8 (p)3,991.0  

Mining & Logging

2016

8.0 8.0 8.0 7.8 7.8 7.8 7.9 7.8 7.8 7.6 7.6 7.7 7.8

2017

7.8 7.8 7.8 7.9 7.9 7.7 7.8 7.7 7.8 7.8 7.9 (p)7.9  

Construction

2016

180.1 179.0 182.4 187.5 189.0 191.5 191.4 191.0 191.2 192.0 189.0 186.3 187.5

2017

182.4 180.1 183.6 188.4 191.2 194.3 197.6 195.0 194.2 194.2 194.4 (p)192.9  

Manufacturing

2016

232.3 231.6 231.7 231.2 231.6 232.8 233.3 233.4 233.3 233.1 232.9 233.1 232.5

2017

231.3 230.5 233.1 231.9 233.2 233.2 234.0 234.5 234.0 233.9 233.9 (p)236.0  

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2016

652.9 647.7 650.5 655.8 660.4 663.6 661.8 663.2 658.8 666.2 679.9 687.1 662.3

2017

664.0 657.6 655.4 654.0 658.4 665.3 666.2 661.1 658.1 663.1 673.2 (p)680.2  

Information

2016

68.5 68.8 67.9 68.8 66.5 69.5 69.2 68.8 68.4 67.8 66.6 65.7 68.0

2017

65.5 66.1 65.5 64.9 64.7 65.8 64.8 65.1 64.5 64.5 64.8 (p)65.5  

Financial Activities

2016

197.5 197.5 198.1 199.3 200.6 201.9 202.6 203.0 201.2 201.4 201.2 201.9 200.5

2017

201.4 203.0 203.6 203.2 205.3 206.3 207.5 207.5 207.2 207.0 206.8 (p)207.6  

Professional & Business Services

2016

700.3 702.7 705.0 715.4 714.7 718.6 719.1 721.6 719.2 725.0 721.9 720.2 715.3

2017

715.5 720.5 722.2 732.0 737.8 743.0 747.5 740.8 733.5 735.9 735.2 (p)729.6  

Educational & Health Services

2016

523.8 526.2 527.8 531.5 524.5 520.3 522.4 527.8 538.6 546.5 544.8 540.0 531.2

2017

533.7 544.3 544.1 547.9 540.6 539.1 540.6 545.1 554.6 560.9 561.4 (p)555.4  

Leisure & Hospitality

2016

370.6 374.3 384.8 398.8 409.9 421.1 419.8 418.4 404.6 397.5 392.5 386.5 398.2

2017

374.0 379.1 388.7 399.1 410.5 433.3 432.2 429.7 411.9 404.8 397.6 (p)391.5  

Other Services

2016

195.5 195.9 197.4 199.0 199.7 201.7 202.8 201.7 200.1 200.1 201.4 200.2 199.6

2017

197.8 197.7 198.4 198.4 199.5 203.7 204.8 202.2 201.4 201.6 202.5 (p)202.7  

Government

2016

706.4 719.3 723.1 726.6 720.3 714.1 688.1 684.5 715.8 723.4 726.6 725.1 714.4

2017

710.2 723.3 723.1 727.0 721.0 717.7 688.2 683.7 713.9 720.0 723.1 (p)721.7  

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

2016

4,179,096 4,211,047 4,237,899 4,226,469 4,240,815 4,258,789 4,283,528 4,250,825 4,251,219 4,258,096 4,249,068 4,237,986 4,240,403

2017

4,242,259 4,267,816 4,293,840 4,304,904 4,321,660 4,365,563 4,391,110 4,331,902 4,335,900 4,291,931 4,270,619 (p)4,257,390  

Employment

2016

4,003,566 4,036,468 4,066,926 4,073,719 4,081,824 4,080,272 4,103,065 4,067,682 4,074,123 4,087,933 4,089,578 4,077,960 4,070,260

2017

4,064,910 4,098,715 4,131,722 4,150,838 4,157,549 4,195,080 4,222,115 4,166,858 4,180,425 4,141,264 4,115,804 (p)4,114,662  

Unemployment

2016

175,530 174,579 170,973 152,750 158,991 178,517 180,463 183,143 177,096 170,163 159,490 160,026 170,143

2017

177,349 169,101 162,118 154,066 164,111 170,483 168,995 165,044 155,475 150,667 154,815 (p)142,728  

Unemployment Rate

2016

4.2 4.1 4.0 3.6 3.7 4.2 4.2 4.3 4.2 4.0 3.8 3.8 4.0

2017

4.2 4.0 3.8 3.6 3.8 3.9 3.8 3.8 3.6 3.5 3.6 (p)3.4  

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary