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Camden, NJ: 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
Camden, N.J. Metropolitan Division
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2020

539.5 541.6 541.6 459.1 466.5 481.2 490.0 496.9 509.8 514.9 517.6 518.4 506.4

2021

501.7 504.1 511.8 515.4 522.7 528.8 526.1 529.4 (p)532.1        

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2020

22.7 22.6 22.9 19.0 21.2 22.2 22.8 23.3 23.1 22.1 22.1 22.0 22.2

2021

20.6 20.1 21.0 20.5 21.5 22.3 23.4 24.1 (p)24.0        

Manufacturing

2020

39.6 39.8 39.7 35.6 36.4 37.5 37.6 37.9 37.9 38.1 38.2 38.1 38.0

2021

37.2 37.2 37.5 37.6 37.6 37.6 38.1 37.9 (p)37.9        

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2020

127.0 125.0 124.8 105.7 110.2 115.7 121.6 121.9 123.3 125.5 130.5 130.8 121.8

2021

122.5 121.6 122.7 122.8 125.2 126.5 129.5 130.3 (p)130.4        

Information

2020

7.1 7.2 7.0 6.3 6.1 6.0 6.1 6.3 6.4 6.5 6.4 6.3 6.5

2021

5.9 6.0 6.1 6.1 6.1 6.0 6.1 6.1 (p)6.3        

Financial Activities

2020

29.0 29.1 29.2 28.3 28.2 28.4 28.7 29.1 29.0 29.1 29.2 29.1 28.9

2021

29.5 29.7 29.9 29.4 29.6 29.3 29.3 29.3 (p)29.4        

Professional & Business Services

2020

70.9 71.7 73.5 65.4 66.5 68.5 69.5 70.1 71.4 72.5 72.1 73.5 70.5

2021

71.6 73.2 74.4 74.8 76.0 75.9 77.2 77.6 (p)77.2        

Educational & Health Services

2020

101.4 101.9 101.1 86.8 87.1 89.5 89.7 90.8 92.2 93.3 93.5 94.2 93.5

2021

93.9 93.9 95.9 96.7 96.8 98.9 96.3 97.7 (p)99.2        

Leisure & Hospitality

2020

47.9 47.7 46.8 25.3 26.4 28.9 34.4 36.0 37.9 38.3 36.5 35.2 36.8

2021

33.6 34.3 35.7 38.4 41.3 44.3 44.8 45.1 (p)41.7        

Other Services

2020

19.0 19.1 18.9 12.2 12.0 12.5 15.4 15.9 16.0 16.0 16.0 16.2 15.8

2021

16.0 16.0 15.8 16.4 16.5 16.9 16.5 16.3 (p)16.2        

Government

2020

74.9 77.5 77.7 74.5 72.4 72.0 64.2 65.6 72.6 73.5 73.1 73.0 72.6

2021

70.9 72.1 72.8 72.7 72.1 71.1 64.9 65.0 (p)69.8        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Camden, N.J. Metropolitan Division
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2020

645,560 650,016 646,462 631,884 633,989 639,528 659,368 644,075 617,379 622,769 639,447 624,459 637,912

2021

623,514 628,916 635,974 628,822 629,814 637,960 640,502 (p)634,371          

Employment

2020

619,059 624,287 619,936 532,295 534,571 543,183 576,078 579,141 574,386 582,219 582,151 582,212 579,127

2021

576,589 579,482 589,187 586,945 587,938 587,726 592,653 (p)592,100          

Unemployment

2020

26,501 25,729 26,526 99,589 99,418 96,345 83,290 64,934 42,993 40,550 57,296 42,247 58,785

2021

46,925 49,434 46,787 41,877 41,876 50,234 47,849 (p)42,271          

Unemployment Rate

2020

4.1 4.0 4.1 15.8 15.7 15.1 12.6 10.1 7.0 6.5 9.0 6.8 9.2

2021

7.5 7.9 7.4 6.7 6.6 7.9 7.5 (p)6.7          

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

The Camden, N.J. Metropolitan Division (MD) includes Burlington, Camden, and Gloucester Counties in New Jersey.

 

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

Burlington County, N.J.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2020

234,602 236,492 235,067 226,385 227,735 229,926 237,905 233,077 224,099 226,293 231,397 226,429 230,784

2021

225,798 227,697 230,170 227,810 228,399 230,942 231,976 (p)230,350          

Employment

2020

226,176 228,161 226,533 194,692 195,639 198,638 210,559 211,905 210,136 213,154 212,944 212,915 211,788

2021

210,793 211,841 215,316 214,583 215,194 215,098 216,794 (p)216,820          

Unemployment

2020

8,426 8,331 8,534 31,693 32,096 31,288 27,346 21,172 13,963 13,139 18,453 13,514 18,996

2021

15,005 15,856 14,854 13,227 13,205 15,844 15,182 (p)13,530          

Unemployment Rate

2020

3.6 3.5 3.6 14.0 14.1 13.6 11.5 9.1 6.2 5.8 8.0 6.0 8.2

2021

6.6 7.0 6.5 5.8 5.8 6.9 6.5 (p)5.9          

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Camden County, N.J.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2020

257,931 259,508 258,247 254,631 255,575 257,868 265,528 258,789 247,491 249,472 257,091 250,443 256,048

2021

250,086 252,220 255,148 252,160 252,365 256,054 256,998 (p)254,059          

Employment

2020

246,344 248,370 246,657 211,609 212,421 215,997 229,185 230,205 228,344 231,324 231,463 231,529 230,287

2021

229,350 230,517 234,426 233,428 233,604 233,564 235,623 (p)235,191          

Unemployment

2020

11,587 11,138 11,590 43,022 43,154 41,871 36,343 28,584 19,147 18,148 25,628 18,914 25,761

2021

20,736 21,703 20,722 18,732 18,761 22,490 21,375 (p)18,868          

Unemployment Rate

2020

4.5 4.3 4.5 16.9 16.9 16.2 13.7 11.0 7.7 7.3 10.0 7.6 10.1

2021

8.3 8.6 8.1 7.4 7.4 8.8 8.3 (p)7.4          

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Gloucester County, N.J.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2020

153,027 154,016 153,148 150,868 150,679 151,734 155,935 152,209 145,789 147,004 150,959 147,587 151,080

2021

147,630 148,999 150,656 148,852 149,050 150,964 151,528 (p)149,962          

Employment

2020

146,539 147,756 146,746 125,994 126,511 128,548 136,334 137,031 135,906 137,741 137,744 137,768 137,052

2021

136,446 137,124 139,445 138,934 139,140 139,064 140,236 (p)140,089          

Unemployment

2020

6,488 6,260 6,402 24,874 24,168 23,186 19,601 15,178 9,883 9,263 13,215 9,819 14,028

2021

11,184 11,875 11,211 9,918 9,910 11,900 11,292 (p)9,873          

Unemployment Rate

2020

4.2 4.1 4.2 16.5 16.0 15.3 12.6 10.0 6.8 6.3 8.8 6.7 9.3

2021

7.6 8.0 7.4 6.7 6.6 7.9 7.5 (p)6.6          

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary