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Blacksburg

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Blacksburg Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Sep 2020
Mid-Atlantic - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Sep 2020
Occupational Employment and Wages for Teachers in Virginia’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2017

Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA Economy at a Glance:

Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA
Data Series Back
Data
Mar
2020
Apr
2020
May
2020
June
2020
July
2020
Aug
2020

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

92.7 87.2 83.6 83.4 (p)85.0  

Employment(1)

89.0 77.4 76.2 77.2 (p)79.1  

Unemployment(1)

3.8 9.8 7.4 6.2 (p)5.9  

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.1 11.3 8.8 7.5 (p)6.9  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

78.1 68.5 66.3 67.7 69.1 (p)73.9

12-month % change

-2.0 -14.9 -16.0 -10.8 -8.2 (p)-4.6

Government(3)

26.3 23.4 21.2 20.1 20.1 (p)22.8

12-month % change

1.9 -10.3 -15.9 -12.2 -11.1 (p)-7.7

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, not seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(p) Preliminary