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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

542.5 549.4 554.1 560.3 566.3 575.2 570.0 (p)572.2          

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 23.1 23.1 23.4 23.4 (p)23.6          

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 39.2 39.2 39.8 40.1 (p)39.6          

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

133.7 133.6 134.1 135.4 137.2 139.3 139.4 (p)140.4          

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 5.4 5.5 5.6 5.6 (p)5.6          

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 31.1 31.2 31.1 30.9 (p)30.7          

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 85.4 86.6 87.3 87.7 (p)87.3          

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 99.9 100.4 100.6 100.7 (p)101.9          

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 46.0 48.4 53.0 53.9 (p)54.0          

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 20.1 20.5 20.9 20.8 (p)21.0          

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 74.7 74.2 74.2 67.5 (p)68.1          

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

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

2022

666,643 668,720 673,302 671,898 673,275 673,258 677,231 (p)682,998          

Employment

2021

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

2022

635,340 640,388 646,968 649,393 651,309 649,436 652,062 (p)657,934          

Unemployment

2021

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

2022

31,303 28,332 26,334 22,505 21,966 23,822 25,169 (p)25,064          

Unemployment Rate

2021

7.4 7.4 6.9 6.3 6.3 6.9 6.7 6.2 5.4 4.8 4.4 4.1 6.0

2022

4.7 4.2 3.9 3.3 3.3 3.5 3.7 (p)3.7          

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

2021

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

2022

242,190 243,060 244,817 244,458 245,228 245,010 246,461 (p)249,041          

Employment

2021

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

2022

232,448 234,155 236,469 237,384 238,318 237,486 238,455 (p)240,997          

Unemployment

2021

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

2022

9,742 8,905 8,348 7,074 6,910 7,524 8,006 (p)8,044          

Unemployment Rate

2021

6.5 6.5 6.0 5.5 5.4 6.0 5.9 5.5 4.8 4.1 3.8 3.5 5.3

2022

4.0 3.7 3.4 2.9 2.8 3.1 3.2 (p)3.2          

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

2021

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

2022

266,246 266,926 268,676 267,941 268,243 268,471 270,054 (p)271,950          

Employment

2021

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

2022

252,118 254,243 256,920 257,835 258,381 257,788 258,822 (p)260,815          

Unemployment

2021

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

2022

14,128 12,683 11,756 10,106 9,862 10,683 11,232 (p)11,135          

Unemployment Rate

2021

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

2022

5.3 4.8 4.4 3.8 3.7 4.0 4.2 (p)4.1          

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

2021

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

2022

158,207 158,734 159,809 159,499 159,804 159,777 160,716 (p)162,007          

Employment

2021

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

2022

150,774 151,990 153,579 154,174 154,610 154,162 154,785 (p)156,122          

Unemployment

2021

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

2022

7,433 6,744 6,230 5,325 5,194 5,615 5,931 (p)5,885          

Unemployment Rate

2021

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

2022

4.7 4.2 3.9 3.3 3.3 3.5 3.7 (p)3.6          

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary