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United States: 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
United States
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2021

140,974 142,129 143,308 144,358 145,304 146,493 146,452 146,947 147,651 149,310 150,210 150,352 146,124

2022

147,505 149,143 149,905 150,957 151,728 (p)152,634 (p)152,249            

Mining and Logging

2021

540 531 547 549 556 569 577 580 579 584 587 589 566

2022

580 590 601 609 616 (p)632 (p)642            

Construction

2021

7,033 6,970 7,162 7,322 7,432 7,557 7,605 7,616 7,595 7,636 7,582 7,449 7,413

2022

7,192 7,285 7,393 7,552 7,707 (p)7,855 (p)7,928            

Manufacturing

2021

12,108 12,169 12,225 12,178 12,232 12,353 12,417 12,454 12,427 12,485 12,530 12,579 12,346

2022

12,493 12,580 12,651 12,701 12,742 (p)12,871 (p)12,887            

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2021

27,215 27,085 27,204 27,152 27,335 27,623 27,645 27,642 27,730 28,100 28,705 29,043 27,707

2022

28,279 28,330 28,361 28,350 28,438 (p)28,641 (p)28,618            

Information

2021

2,717 2,749 2,759 2,782 2,796 2,823 2,859 2,884 2,872 2,897 2,914 2,925 2,831

2022

2,876 2,901 2,926 2,947 2,975 (p)3,028 (p)3,047            

Financial Activities

2021

8,679 8,674 8,686 8,706 8,720 8,780 8,836 8,838 8,800 8,846 8,865 8,893 8,777

2022

8,804 8,845 8,855 8,899 8,921 (p)8,994 (p)9,031            

Professional & Business Services

2021

20,473 20,649 20,767 20,930 20,993 21,156 21,316 21,429 21,460 21,875 21,983 21,964 21,250

2022

21,528 21,810 21,911 22,106 22,156 (p)22,310 (p)22,426            

Educational & Health Services

2021

23,209 23,503 23,643 23,720 23,645 23,458 23,434 23,468 23,706 24,048 24,155 24,090 23,673

2022

23,752 24,142 24,231 24,318 24,265 (p)24,159 (p)24,199            

Leisure & Hospitality

2021

12,099 12,540 12,876 13,421 14,006 14,760 15,212 15,172 14,758 14,805 14,755 14,804 14,101

2022

14,458 14,717 14,942 15,326 15,761 (p)16,325 (p)16,541            

Other Services

2021

5,241 5,266 5,296 5,357 5,396 5,514 5,570 5,570 5,517 5,571 5,583 5,586 5,456

2022

5,520 5,584 5,607 5,654 5,692 (p)5,762 (p)5,786            

Government

2021

21,660 21,993 22,143 22,241 22,193 21,900 20,981 21,294 22,207 22,463 22,551 22,430 22,005

2022

22,023 22,359 22,427 22,495 22,455 (p)22,057 (p)21,144            

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
(not seasonally adjusted data, in thousands)

United States
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2021

(1)159,234 160,008 160,397 160,379 160,607 162,167 162,817 161,788 161,392 161,863 162,099 161,696 161,204

2022

(1)162,825 163,725 164,274 163,449 164,157 165,012 165,321            

Employment

2021

(1)148,383 149,522 150,493 151,160 151,778 152,283 153,596 153,232 154,026 154,966 155,797 155,732 152,581

2022

(1)155,618 156,942 158,106 157,991 158,609 158,678 159,067            

Unemployment

2021

10,851 10,486 9,905 9,220 8,829 9,883 9,221 8,556 7,366 6,896 6,302 5,964 8,623

2022

7,207 6,782 6,168 5,458 5,548 6,334 6,255            

Unemployment Rate

2021

6.8 6.6 6.2 5.7 5.5 6.1 5.7 5.3 4.6 4.3 3.9 3.7 5.3

2022

4.4 4.1 3.8 3.3 3.4 3.8 3.8            

Footnotes
(1) Data affected by changes in population controls.