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New Jersey: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, not seasonally adjusted

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

Total Nonfarm

2020

4,147.1 4,158.3 4,145.0 3,490.6 3,538.2 3,651.2 3,713.0 3,768.2 3,861.8 3,883.9 3,902.0 3,900.2 3,846.6

2021

3,790.0 3,806.5 3,845.6 3,882.6 3,937.0 4,021.4 3,998.0 3,994.3 4,007.6 (p)4,053.3      

Mining & Logging

2020

1.4 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4

2021

1.3 1.3 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 (p)1.5      

Construction

2020

153.9 152.9 155.6 130.8 142.5 151.7 153.9 155.8 156.0 155.2 152.6 150.5 151.0

2021

139.3 133.4 139.2 147.4 149.5 152.2 156.0 155.3 156.6 (p)159.1      

Manufacturing

2020

249.4 250.0 249.3 219.5 226.1 233.6 234.9 236.5 236.6 238.2 238.5 239.0 237.6

2021

236.7 238.5 241.3 240.7 242.7 244.7 246.0 247.5 248.0 (p)248.4      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2020

886.3 875.2 874.3 724.0 746.1 784.3 820.6 827.1 834.4 841.0 869.1 876.8 829.9

2021

840.5 831.4 833.8 831.7 845.9 865.1 864.1 860.4 864.4 (p)876.2      

Information

2020

70.4 71.0 70.3 67.7 67.1 66.9 66.9 67.4 67.5 68.2 67.9 67.1 68.2

2021

64.9 65.1 66.0 66.9 67.0 67.5 68.2 67.6 68.1 (p)67.4      

Financial Activities

2020

249.5 249.9 249.7 237.9 237.9 240.2 242.0 243.1 241.5 243.8 245.6 245.2 243.9

2021

246.4 247.9 247.9 246.8 246.0 248.3 247.8 248.8 247.1 (p)247.2      

Professional & Business Services

2020

670.4 669.3 673.5 604.1 615.1 627.3 634.6 641.4 645.9 652.0 651.6 653.1 644.9

2021

629.5 636.9 643.2 653.5 661.4 671.6 680.5 682.0 682.7 (p)698.8      

Educational & Health Services

2020

726.7 733.4 729.3 618.0 619.1 635.8 628.7 634.3 659.1 670.6 671.2 671.9 666.5

2021

663.5 670.4 678.1 677.7 682.6 685.4 675.7 674.0 683.2 (p)691.8      

Leisure & Hospitality

2020

365.6 367.9 360.4 184.8 190.6 215.8 274.2 290.4 296.7 289.1 281.0 272.1 282.4

2021

261.5 266.3 276.3 293.0 316.8 352.2 366.0 364.8 332.7 (p)320.9      

Other Services

2020

171.6 172.0 166.5 115.4 117.0 120.4 135.2 139.7 142.8 142.8 141.7 142.6 142.3

2021

141.0 141.4 141.5 144.4 145.6 150.4 152.9 150.7 146.3 (p)148.6      

Government

2020

601.9 615.3 614.7 587.1 575.3 573.8 520.6 531.1 579.9 581.6 581.4 580.5 578.6

2021

565.4 573.9 576.9 579.1 578.1 582.6 539.4 541.8 577.1 (p)593.4      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

New Jersey
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2020

4,568,369 4,596,012 4,560,340 4,439,001 4,467,266 4,521,304 4,657,034 4,548,021 4,348,286 4,370,856 4,492,693 4,372,811 4,495,166

2021

4,373,251 4,403,221 4,439,157 4,391,801 4,396,150 4,480,044 4,496,967 4,446,146 4,388,170 (p)4,428,836      

Employment

2020

4,381,651 4,414,657 4,370,441 3,709,682 3,724,473 3,792,057 4,025,636 4,053,417 4,015,266 4,060,114 4,059,272 4,056,458 4,055,260

2021

4,023,930 4,040,088 4,092,333 4,081,341 4,089,001 4,126,423 4,157,768 4,137,643 4,112,151 (p)4,187,233      

Unemployment

2020

186,718 181,355 189,899 729,319 742,793 729,247 631,398 494,604 333,020 310,742 433,421 316,353 439,906

2021

349,321 363,133 346,824 310,460 307,149 353,621 339,199 308,503 276,019 (p)241,603      

Unemployment Rate

2020

4.1 3.9 4.2 16.4 16.6 16.1 13.6 10.9 7.7 7.1 9.6 7.2 9.8

2021

8.0 8.2 7.8 7.1 7.0 7.9 7.5 6.9 6.3 (p)5.5      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary