Maryland



News Releases:

May
14

Average Energy Prices, Washington-Arlington-Alexandria – April 2018

Gasoline prices averaged $2.777 a gallon in the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria area in April 2018, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

May
11

Unemployment on the Delmarva Peninsula by County – March 2018

In March, Worcester County, MD, had the highest unemployment rate on the Delmarva Peninsula at 10.9 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.

May
11

Unemployment in the Washington Area by County – March 2018

In March, Arlington County, VA, had the lowest unemployment rate in the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area at 2.2 percent.

Maryland Economy at a Glance:

Maryland
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2017
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2017
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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(2)3,222.0 (2)3,221.7 3,221.3 3,224.7 3,228.2 (p)3,230.0

Employment(1)

(2)3,091.5 (2)3,091.1 3,089.3 3,090.3 3,090.7 (p)3,091.2

Unemployment(1)

(2)130.5 (2)130.6 132.1 134.4 137.5 (p)138.8

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)4.1 (2)4.1 4.1 4.2 4.3 (p)4.3

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

2,727.1 2,716.1 2,730.9 2,729.9 2,733.6 (p)2,729.3

12-month % change

0.5 0.1 0.4 0.2 0.4 (p)0.3

Mining, Logging, and Construction(4)

162.3 161.5 164.0 165.3 165.2 (p)164.7

12-month % change

-0.4 -1.3 0.2 0.1 0.8 (p)1.0

Manufacturing(4)

107.7 107.6 107.7 108.5 108.4 (p)107.4

12-month % change

1.6 1.4 1.3 1.9 1.5 (p)0.6

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(4)

468.1 465.7 467.5 469.6 470.4 (p)471.4

12-month % change

-0.1 -0.4 -0.2 0.3 0.7 (p)0.9

Information(4)

36.3 36.6 36.4 36.6 36.5 (p)36.8

12-month % change

-4.2 -3.2 -4.0 -4.2 -4.2 (p)-2.6

Financial Activities(4)

146.4 146.0 145.1 144.2 143.5 (p)142.8

12-month % change

1.2 0.6 -0.3 -0.9 -1.6 (p)-2.1

Professional & Business Services(4)

445.5 442.3 448.8 444.9 447.7 (p)447.1

12-month % change

0.7 0.0 0.8 0.2 0.8 (p)0.7

Education & Health Services(4)

467.6 467.4 469.9 469.6 469.2 (p)468.3

12-month % change

3.1 2.8 3.3 3.0 2.8 (p)2.4

Leisure & Hospitality(4)

275.8 273.0 274.1 274.8 276.4 (p)275.9

12-month % change

-1.1 -2.0 -2.0 -2.2 -1.5 (p)-1.4

Other Services(4)

113.9 112.6 113.9 112.8 112.9 (p)113.8

12-month % change

0.3 -1.0 0.2 -0.9 -0.9 (p)0.1

Government(4)

503.5 503.4 503.5 503.6 503.4 (p)501.1

12-month % change

0.0 -0.2 -0.3 -0.3 -0.4 (p)-0.7

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(2) Reflects revised population controls, model reestimation, and a new seasonal adjustment procedure.
(3) In percent, seasonally adjusted.
(4) Number of jobs, in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Washington, DC-VA-MD-WV, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2018
Washington, DC-VA-MD-WV, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2018
Wilmington, DE-MD-NJ, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2018
Baltimore Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2018
Silver Spring, MD, Division Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2018
Hagerstown Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2018
Philadelphia, PA-NJ-DE-MD, Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary May 2018
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table May 2018
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table May 2018
Maryland: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, seasonally adjusted Employment, Unemployment Table May 2018
Maryland: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, not seasonally adjusted Employment, Unemployment Table May 2018
Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table May 2018
Calvert-Charles-Prince George’s, MD: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table May 2018
Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, MD: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table May 2018
Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table May 2018
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table May 2018
Mid-Atlantic - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table May 2018
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Mid-Atlantic Consumer price indexes Table May 2018
Mid-Atlantic - Employment Cost Index Benefits, Pay Table May 2018
Mid-Atlantic Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary May 2018
Baltimore Area Employment – March 2018 Employment News Release May 2018
Philadelphia Area Employment – February 2018 Employment News Release Apr 2018
Washington Area Employment – January 2018 Employment News Release Mar 2018
Average Energy Prices, Washington-Arlington-Alexandria – April 2018 Average energy prices News Release May 2018
Consumer Expenditures for the Baltimore Metropolitan Area: 2015–16 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2017
Consumer Expenditures for the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area: 2015-16 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2017
County Employment and Wages in the Delmarva Peninsula – Fourth Quarter 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2017
Consumer Expenditures for the Washington Metropolitan Area: 2015-16 Consumer spending News Release Nov 2017
County Employment and Wages in the District of Columbia – Second Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Dec 2017
County Employment and Wages in Maryland – Second Quarter 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Dec 2016
Average Energy Prices - Philadelphia Average energy prices Table May 2018
Average Energy Prices - Washington DC Average energy prices Table May 2018
Consumer Price Index, Washington-Arlington-Alexandria – March 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release Apr 2018
Consumer Price Index, Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – April 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release May 2018
Changing Compensation Costs in the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area – March 2018 Benefits, Pay News Release Apr 2018
Changing Compensation Costs in the Washington-Baltimore Metropolitan Area – March 2018 Benefits, Pay News Release Apr 2018
Average Energy Prices, Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington – March 2018 Average energy prices News Release Apr 2018
Women's Earnings in Maryland — 2016 Pay News Release Oct 2017
Fatal Work Injuries in Maryland — 2014 Workplace fatalities News Release Jan 2016
Workplace Fatalities in Maryland - Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Nov 2014
Fatal Work Injuries in the Baltimore Area — 2015 Workplace fatalities News Release Apr 2017
Fatal Work Injuries in the Philadelphia Area — 2016 Workplace fatalities News Release Apr 2018
Fatal Work Injuries in the Washington, DC Area — 2016 Workplace fatalities News Release Apr 2018
Workplace Fatalities in Baltimore-Towson, MD – Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Jan 2015
Workplace Fatalities in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD – Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Feb 2014
Consumer Price Index Historical Tables for Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-MD-VA-WV Consumer price indexes Table Apr 2018
Summary of annual and semi-annual indexes Consumer price indexes Table Jan 2018
Workplace Fatalities in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV – Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Feb 2014
Consumer Price Index, South Region – April 2018 Consumer price indexes News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Baltimore-Towson – May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release May 2018
Unemployment in the Washington Area by County – March 2018 Unemployment News Release May 2018
Unemployment on the Delmarva Peninsula by County – March 2018 Unemployment News Release May 2018
Occupational Employment and Wages in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release May 2017
Occupational Employment and Wages for Teachers in Maryland’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2016
Consumer Price Index Historical Tables for Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD Consumer price indexes Table May 2018
Average Energy Prices - Baltimore Average energy prices Table May 2018
Average Energy Prices, Baltimore-Columbia-Towson – January 2018 Average energy prices News Release Feb 2018