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Charlottesville, VA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data

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

Total Nonfarm

2018

115.4 118.0 118.4 120.2 119.5 119.4 116.4 116.0 120.4 119.1 119.5 118.7 118.4

2019

116.1 118.8 119.5 121.3 120.7 120.6 118.9 118.1 122.1 120.6 121.1 (p)120.1  

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2018

15.0 14.8 14.8 14.9 14.9 15.0 14.9 14.9 14.6 14.7 15.2 15.3 14.9

2019

14.7 14.6 14.4 14.7 14.8 15.0 15.0 14.8 14.3 14.5 15.0 (p)15.3  

Professional & Business Services

2018

15.3 15.3 15.2 15.7 15.8 15.9 15.3 15.4 15.3 15.3 15.3 15.1 15.4

2019

14.9 14.9 14.9 15.4 15.4 15.6 15.4 15.5 15.6 15.6 15.6 (p)15.3  

Leisure & Hospitality

2018

13.4 13.6 14.0 14.1 14.3 14.8 14.4 14.1 14.1 14.1 13.9 14.1 14.1

2019

13.5 13.8 14.2 14.3 14.6 14.9 14.9 14.4 14.4 14.3 14.2 (p)14.1  

Government

2018

35.2 37.5 37.7 38.4 37.6 36.6 34.8 34.6 39.5 37.8 38.0 37.3 37.1

2019

36.2 38.6 38.8 39.5 38.5 37.6 35.8 35.7 40.4 38.7 38.9 (p)38.2  

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Charlottesville, Va. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2018

117,035 119,906 120,316 120,866 120,542 121,049 119,000 116,359 120,469 119,483 119,530 119,283 119,486

2019

118,241 121,050 120,828 121,666 122,503 123,532 123,170 121,191 123,805 122,880 123,010 (p)122,279  

Employment

2018

113,137 116,280 116,861 117,945 117,501 117,270 115,513 112,867 117,510 116,566 116,778 116,497 116,227

2019

114,736 117,595 117,489 118,968 119,160 120,063 119,796 118,040 121,111 120,261 120,297 (p)119,693  

Unemployment

2018

3,898 3,626 3,455 2,921 3,041 3,779 3,487 3,492 2,959 2,917 2,752 2,786 3,259

2019

3,505 3,455 3,339 2,698 3,343 3,469 3,374 3,151 2,694 2,619 2,713 (p)2,586  

Unemployment Rate

2018

3.3 3.0 2.9 2.4 2.5 3.1 2.9 3.0 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.3 2.7

2019

3.0 2.9 2.8 2.2 2.7 2.8 2.7 2.6 2.2 2.1 2.2 (p)2.1  

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

The Charlottesville, Va. Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) includes Albermarle, Fluvanna, Greene, and Nelson Counties and Charlottesville City in Virginia.