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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

2021

3,854.5 3,869.6 3,906.4 3,963.9 4,009.1 4,077.1 4,057.6 4,042.8 4,066.1 4,106.8 4,143.8 4,159.0 4,021.4

2022

4,035.3 4,081.9 4,118.4 4,164.3 4,215.0 4,304.3 (p)4,259.4            

Mining & Logging

2021

1.3 1.3 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.3

2022

1.3 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.4 1.4 (p)1.4            

Construction

2021

146.8 142.4 148.9 155.8 158.9 160.7 162.6 162.5 162.6 165.1 161.5 162.4 157.5

2022

150.2 150.3 154.8 157.6 159.4 160.6 (p)160.4            

Manufacturing

2021

237.5 237.8 239.3 239.2 239.9 241.8 241.3 241.1 240.5 241.1 242.1 243.6 240.4

2022

239.0 241.8 243.9 245.4 244.8 249.0 (p)249.1            

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2021

853.9 842.1 844.0 846.8 854.1 867.4 866.6 865.4 867.1 880.7 900.2 909.4 866.5

2022

882.5 884.9 888.0 888.8 897.0 912.7 (p)909.7            

Information

2021

68.0 68.9 68.9 69.9 70.6 71.4 72.9 72.6 71.7 70.9 70.9 69.6 70.5

2022

68.3 69.1 68.7 69.7 70.2 71.6 (p)71.5            

Financial Activities

2021

247.4 247.9 248.6 249.4 250.2 253.1 254.5 254.6 251.7 252.1 253.6 255.4 251.5

2022

255.2 255.7 256.6 256.8 260.5 261.6 (p)262.4            

Professional & Business Services

2021

654.0 657.3 661.9 677.1 682.6 690.1 695.2 688.8 688.1 702.4 710.8 710.5 684.9

2022

678.9 689.2 698.0 708.9 715.0 722.9 (p)726.1            

Educational & Health Services

2021

676.8 684.5 691.2 694.0 695.9 695.8 682.4 676.4 691.1 700.7 708.5 708.4 692.1

2022

696.2 708.7 712.5 715.6 720.0 723.2 (p)717.4            

Leisure & Hospitality

2021

266.0 270.1 281.0 301.9 327.2 359.0 382.2 380.4 359.1 346.3 343.4 345.7 330.2

2022

327.4 332.3 343.3 363.0 388.8 434.5 (p)441.5            

Other Services

2021

142.9 143.6 145.2 148.4 150.6 154.0 155.8 155.6 153.3 155.7 158.1 159.6 151.9

2022

156.6 160.8 161.4 164.1 167.6 171.9 (p)172.1            

Government

2021

559.9 573.7 576.2 580.1 577.8 582.5 542.8 544.1 579.6 590.5 593.4 593.0 574.5

2022

579.7 587.8 589.9 593.0 590.3 594.9 (p)547.8            

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

2021

(r)4,626,722 (r)4,657,496 (r)4,661,726 (r)4,641,403 (r)4,643,132 (r)4,711,626 (r)4,739,260 (r)4,686,989 (r)4,629,616 (r)4,643,268 (r)4,641,588 (r)4,650,220 (r)4,661,087

2022

4,601,700 4,610,851 4,642,587 4,629,212 4,640,918 4,674,044 (p)4,689,399            

Employment

2021

(r)4,264,875 (r)4,295,937 (r)4,321,628 (r)4,329,752 (r)4,338,973 (r)4,375,118 (r)4,410,554 (r)4,387,043 (r)4,366,599 (r)4,411,847 (r)4,430,276 (r)4,452,161 (r)4,365,397

2022

4,374,816 4,403,541 4,449,122 4,464,430 4,482,536 4,503,708 (p)4,515,489            

Unemployment

2021

(r)361,847 (r)361,559 (r)340,098 (r)311,651 (r)304,159 (r)336,508 (r)328,706 (r)299,946 (r)263,017 (r)231,421 (r)211,312 (r)198,059 (r)295,690

2022

226,884 207,310 193,465 164,782 158,382 170,336 (p)173,910            

Unemployment Rate

2021

(r)7.8 (r)7.8 (r)7.3 (r)6.7 (r)6.6 (r)7.1 (r)6.9 (r)6.4 (r)5.7 (r)5.0 (r)4.6 (r)4.3 (r)6.3

2022

4.9 4.5 4.2 3.6 3.4 3.6 (p)3.7            

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised