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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

2021

512.6 516.3 521.7 526.6 530.1 537.5 533.2 532.5 538.4 546.5 552.6 555.9 533.7

2022

542.5 549.4 554.1 (p)560.5                  

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2021

21.5 20.6 21.9 22.7 23.0 23.1 23.7 23.9 23.9 24.7 24.4 24.2 23.1

2022

23.3 23.1 23.1 (p)23.1                  

Manufacturing

2021

37.7 37.6 37.7 37.7 37.7 38.0 38.2 38.2 37.9 38.2 38.2 38.5 38.0

2022

38.5 38.7 38.9 (p)39.2                  

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2021

127.3 126.7 127.1 126.4 126.9 127.8 127.5 128.1 129.4 133.4 136.9 138.4 129.7

2022

133.7 133.6 134.1 (p)135.1                  

Information

2021

6.1 6.2 6.0 6.0 6.3 6.2 6.1 6.0 5.8 5.8 5.6 5.3 6.0

2022

5.2 5.3 5.3 (p)5.4                  

Financial Activities

2021

29.3 29.5 29.7 29.7 29.6 29.9 29.8 29.8 29.5 29.6 30.1 30.7 29.8

2022

30.5 31.1 31.0 (p)31.2                  

Professional & Business Services

2021

71.7 72.7 73.9 75.9 76.4 77.9 77.6 76.8 77.3 78.2 79.1 79.6 76.4

2022

76.8 80.5 84.1 (p)85.8                  

Educational & Health Services

2021

94.7 95.6 95.9 96.1 96.5 97.0 97.0 97.0 96.6 97.1 98.5 98.7 96.7

2022

98.0 99.0 99.4 (p)100.3                  

Leisure & Hospitality

2021

36.0 36.6 38.1 40.1 42.3 45.5 47.5 47.1 46.0 45.3 45.2 45.9 43.0

2022

43.8 44.0 43.4 (p)45.6                  

Other Services

2021

18.1 18.2 18.5 18.9 19.1 19.4 19.4 19.2 19.3 19.6 19.9 19.9 19.1

2022

19.6 20.0 20.1 (p)20.1                  

Government

2021

70.2 72.6 72.9 73.1 72.3 72.7 66.4 66.4 72.7 74.6 74.7 74.7 71.9

2022

73.1 74.1 74.7 (p)74.7                  

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

2021

(1)662,000 (1)668,592 (1)670,032 (1)665,643 (1)664,163 (1)670,519 (1)672,582 (1)667,540 (1)662,727 (1)667,294 (1)667,934 (1)669,571 (1)667,383

2022

666,643 668,720 (p)672,453                    

Employment

2021

(1)613,325 (1)619,334 (1)624,055 (1)623,492 (1)622,544 (1)624,496 (1)627,747 (1)626,349 (1)626,658 (1)635,478 (1)638,800 (1)642,222 (1)627,042

2022

635,340 640,388 (p)646,653                    

Unemployment

2021

(1)48,675 (1)49,258 (1)45,977 (1)42,151 (1)41,619 (1)46,023 (1)44,835 (1)41,191 (1)36,069 (1)31,816 (1)29,134 (1)27,349 (1)40,341

2022

31,303 28,332 (p)25,800                    

Unemployment Rate

2021

(1)7.4 (1)7.4 (1)6.9 (1)6.3 (1)6.3 (1)6.9 (1)6.7 (1)6.2 (1)5.4 (1)4.8 (1)4.4 (1)4.1 (1)6.0

2022

4.7 4.2 (p)3.8                    

Footnotes
(1) Data were subject to revision on April 15, 2022.
(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

2021

(1)239,859 (1)242,274 (1)242,698 (1)241,319 (1)241,041 (1)243,220 (1)244,003 (1)242,757 (1)240,895 (1)242,704 (1)242,857 (1)243,276 (1)242,242

2022

242,190 243,060 (p)244,532                    

Employment

2021

(1)224,284 (1)226,471 (1)228,118 (1)228,005 (1)227,932 (1)228,627 (1)229,702 (1)229,446 (1)229,408 (1)232,668 (1)233,650 (1)234,841 (1)229,429

2022

232,448 234,155 (p)236,354                    

Unemployment

2021

(1)15,575 (1)15,803 (1)14,580 (1)13,314 (1)13,109 (1)14,593 (1)14,301 (1)13,311 (1)11,487 (1)10,036 (1)9,207 (1)8,435 (1)12,813

2022

9,742 8,905 (p)8,178                    

Unemployment Rate

2021

(1)6.5 (1)6.5 (1)6.0 (1)5.5 (1)5.4 (1)6.0 (1)5.9 (1)5.5 (1)4.8 (1)4.1 (1)3.8 (1)3.5 (1)5.3

2022

4.0 3.7 (p)3.3                    

Footnotes
(1) Data were subject to revision on April 15, 2022.
(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

2021

(1)264,981 (1)267,502 (1)268,203 (1)266,358 (1)265,533 (1)268,264 (1)269,082 (1)266,657 (1)264,861 (1)266,491 (1)266,667 (1)267,460 (1)266,839

2022

266,246 266,926 (p)268,304                    

Employment

2021

(1)243,486 (1)245,889 (1)247,816 (1)247,477 (1)246,861 (1)247,683 (1)249,082 (1)248,292 (1)248,562 (1)252,048 (1)253,576 (1)254,992 (1)248,814

2022

252,118 254,243 (p)256,795                    

Unemployment

2021

(1)21,495 (1)21,613 (1)20,387 (1)18,881 (1)18,672 (1)20,581 (1)20,000 (1)18,365 (1)16,299 (1)14,443 (1)13,091 (1)12,468 (1)18,025

2022

14,128 12,683 (p)11,509                    

Unemployment Rate

2021

(1)8.1 (1)8.1 (1)7.6 (1)7.1 (1)7.0 (1)7.7 (1)7.4 (1)6.9 (1)6.2 (1)5.4 (1)4.9 (1)4.7 (1)6.8

2022

5.3 4.8 (p)4.3                    

Footnotes
(1) Data were subject to revision on April 15, 2022.
(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

2021

(1)157,160 (1)158,816 (1)159,131 (1)157,966 (1)157,589 (1)159,035 (1)159,497 (1)158,126 (1)156,971 (1)158,099 (1)158,410 (1)158,835 (1)158,303

2022

158,207 158,734 (p)159,617                    

Employment

2021

(1)145,555 (1)146,974 (1)148,121 (1)148,010 (1)147,751 (1)148,186 (1)148,963 (1)148,611 (1)148,688 (1)150,762 (1)151,574 (1)152,389 (1)148,799

2022

150,774 151,990 (p)153,504                    

Unemployment

2021

(1)11,605 (1)11,842 (1)11,010 (1)9,956 (1)9,838 (1)10,849 (1)10,534 (1)9,515 (1)8,283 (1)7,337 (1)6,836 (1)6,446 (1)9,504

2022

7,433 6,744 (p)6,113                    

Unemployment Rate

2021

(1)7.4 (1)7.5 (1)6.9 (1)6.3 (1)6.2 (1)6.8 (1)6.6 (1)6.0 (1)5.3 (1)4.6 (1)4.3 (1)4.1 (1)6.0

2022

4.7 4.2 (p)3.8                    

Footnotes
(1) Data were subject to revision on April 15, 2022.
(p) Preliminary