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

2016

3,957.6 3,971.3 4,008.5 4,052.4 4,088.9 4,148.8 4,102.3 4,087.0 4,102.8 4,112.8 4,132.3 4,141.2 4,075.5

2017

4,019.4 4,037.4 4,058.1 4,095.2 (p)4,133.9                

Mining & Logging

2016

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

2017

1.3 1.3 1.3 1.4 (p)1.3                

Construction

2016

143.0 140.3 145.3 152.3 155.5 158.1 159.3 159.5 157.6 156.6 155.6 153.0 153.0

2017

143.2 143.2 144.2 150.0 (p)155.7                

Manufacturing

2016

239.4 239.7 240.8 240.3 241.8 244.2 244.0 244.4 243.1 241.0 240.9 241.3 241.7

2017

241.0 242.8 244.3 244.2 (p)245.7                

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2016

850.8 843.9 847.3 853.9 862.6 870.2 866.9 865.7 868.2 872.2 889.6 901.2 866.0

2017

870.1 861.2 861.7 860.3 (p)868.9                

Information

2016

73.0 73.1 72.9 73.8 69.6 74.2 74.9 74.2 73.6 72.7 72.1 73.1 73.1

2017

72.3 72.5 73.3 72.2 (p)72.0                

Financial Activities

2016

244.4 244.1 244.1 245.8 247.1 250.4 252.4 252.5 250.3 249.0 249.4 251.4 248.4

2017

249.0 249.7 250.1 251.9 (p)251.4                

Professional & Business Services

2016

635.2 637.4 644.8 656.6 660.5 670.3 667.5 668.8 671.6 676.3 682.5 677.8 662.4

2017

648.3 650.8 657.1 670.2 (p)673.1                

Educational & Health Services

2016

663.0 668.4 673.7 675.1 676.3 675.7 665.4 661.3 677.5 686.7 688.6 693.4 675.4

2017

681.6 687.0 690.0 691.9 (p)693.2                

Leisure & Hospitality

2016

332.6 334.6 343.6 357.5 378.4 405.2 409.6 407.3 386.1 365.5 358.5 356.9 369.7

2017

340.6 342.6 346.3 361.9 (p)383.2                

Other Services

2016

166.7 166.9 168.1 170.0 171.5 175.2 174.3 173.5 170.2 169.1 167.4 168.7 170.1

2017

166.5 166.7 167.6 169.1 (p)170.3                

Government

2016

608.2 621.6 626.6 625.8 624.2 623.9 586.6 578.4 603.2 622.3 626.3 623.0 614.2

2017

605.5 619.6 622.2 622.1 (p)619.1                

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

2016

(1)4,485,206 (1)4,523,008 (1)4,539,380 (1)4,522,552 (1)4,524,636 (1)4,570,417 (1)4,591,439 (1)4,545,123 (1)4,500,021 (1)4,505,268 (1)4,492,794 (1)4,491,251 (1)4,524,258

2017

4,487,328 4,517,965 4,507,083 4,508,103 (p)4,506,181                

Employment

2016

(1)4,252,439 (1)4,281,070 (1)4,294,143 (1)4,294,064 (1)4,299,910 (1)4,334,387 (1)4,338,706 (1)4,315,821 (1)4,279,538 (1)4,299,544 (1)4,305,879 (1)4,303,673 (1)4,299,931

2017

4,273,959 4,295,898 4,312,973 4,333,544 (p)4,317,896                

Unemployment

2016

(1)232,767 (1)241,938 (1)245,237 (1)228,488 (1)224,726 (1)236,030 (1)252,733 (1)229,302 (1)220,483 (1)205,724 (1)186,915 (1)187,578 (1)224,327

2017

213,369 222,067 194,110 174,559 (p)188,285                

Unemployment Rate

2016

(1)5.2 (1)5.3 (1)5.4 (1)5.1 (1)5.0 (1)5.2 (1)5.5 (1)5.0 (1)4.9 (1)4.6 (1)4.2 (1)4.2 (1)5.0

2017

4.8 4.9 4.3 3.9 (p)4.2                

Footnotes
(1) Reflects revised population controls and model reestimation.
(p) Preliminary