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

2016

110.1 113.1 113.6 115.3 114.4 114.4 111.7 112.5 116.6 116.3 117.4 116.4 114.3

2017

112.8 115.9 115.9 117.9 117.7 116.8 114.4 (p)114.6          

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2016

14.1 14.0 14.0 14.3 14.4 14.5 14.5 14.5 14.6 14.7 14.9 15.3 14.5

2017

14.6 14.6 14.5 14.7 14.8 14.7 14.5 (p)14.7          

Professional & Business Services

2016

14.5 14.5 14.8 15.0 14.9 15.2 14.9 14.9 15.2 15.4 15.3 15.3 15.0

2017

15.2 15.4 15.5 15.8 15.9 16.1 15.7 (p)15.6          

Leisure & Hospitality

2016

12.6 13.1 13.5 13.6 13.9 14.2 13.6 13.8 13.7 13.7 13.8 13.4 13.6

2017

12.5 13.1 13.0 13.6 14.1 13.9 13.6 (p)13.5          

Government

2016

33.6 36.0 35.8 36.7 35.5 34.4 32.7 33.2 36.8 35.8 36.6 36.1 35.3

2017

34.4 36.7 36.6 37.3 36.2 35.1 33.4 (p)33.9          

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

2016

112,657 115,530 115,818 115,529 115,042 115,281 114,077 113,744 117,348 116,523 117,881 116,805 115,519

2017

114,934 117,663 118,042 119,263 119,522 119,774 118,147 (p)116,764          

Employment

2016

108,389 111,518 111,771 112,129 111,239 110,806 109,651 109,359 113,082 112,343 114,069 113,001 111,446

2017

110,649 113,695 114,174 115,610 115,466 115,379 113,869 (p)112,663          

Unemployment

2016

4,268 4,012 4,047 3,400 3,803 4,475 4,426 4,385 4,266 4,180 3,812 3,804 4,073

2017

4,285 3,968 3,868 3,653 4,056 4,395 4,278 (p)4,101          

Unemployment Rate

2016

3.8 3.5 3.5 2.9 3.3 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.6 3.6 3.2 3.3 3.5

2017

3.7 3.4 3.3 3.1 3.4 3.7 3.6 (p)3.5          

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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