Richmond

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Richmond Area Economic Summary
Unemployment
Economic Summary Aug 2019
Richmond, VA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Aug 2019
Mid-Atlantic - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Aug 2019
Richmond Area Employment — June 2019 Employment News Release Jul 2019
Fatal Occupational Injuries in the Richmond Area – 2017 Workplace fatalities News Release Jul 2019
Workplace Fatalities in Richmond, VA – Full Tables Workplace fatalities Table Jan 2015
Occupational Employment and Wages in Richmond – May 2018 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2019
Occupational Employment and Wages for Teachers in Virginia’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2016 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2017

Richmond, VA Economy at a Glance:

Richmond, VA
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Data
Feb
2019
Mar
2019
Apr
2019
May
2019
June
2019
July
2019

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

681.0 680.9 680.6 686.0 (p)694.5  

Employment(1)

658.4 659.2 662.6 665.4 (p)673.1  

Unemployment(1)

22.6 21.7 18.0 20.6 (p)21.4  

Unemployment Rate(2)

3.3 3.2 2.6 3.0 (p)3.1  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

674.9 675.7 683.7 684.5 690.2 (p)692.0

12-month % change

0.7 0.6 1.2 1.1 1.2 (p)1.6

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

39.2 39.5 39.7 40.0 40.7 (p)40.6

12-month % change

3.4 3.1 1.5 1.5 2.0 (p)-0.2

Manufacturing(3)

32.5 32.4 32.5 32.6 32.6 (p)32.6

12-month % change

2.5 2.5 2.5 2.2 1.6 (p)1.2

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

120.8 120.6 121.7 122.9 123.3 (p)123.1

12-month % change

-0.8 -1.1 -0.2 0.2 -0.1 (p)-0.3

Information(3)

7.0 7.0 6.9 7.0 6.9 (p)6.9

12-month % change

-6.7 -5.4 -5.5 -7.9 -8.0 (p)-8.0

Financial Activities(3)

51.8 51.5 52.6 52.5 52.9 (p)53.3

12-month % change

3.0 2.6 4.4 4.0 3.9 (p)3.9

Professional and Business Services(3)

114.4 115.2 117.2 117.5 118.2 (p)119.2

12-month % change

-0.7 0.5 2.0 1.3 1.3 (p)2.8

Education and Health Services(3)

99.7 98.8 99.7 99.4 99.6 (p)102.6

12-month % change

0.0 -1.0 -0.3 1.1 1.4 (p)4.1

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

62.5 63.7 66.0 67.0 69.8 (p)69.8

12-month % change

0.3 -0.3 0.2 -1.3 -0.4 (p)0.1

Other Services(3)

32.4 32.6 32.8 33.0 33.3 (p)33.5

12-month % change

2.2 2.2 2.5 2.2 1.8 (p)1.8

Government(3)

114.6 114.4 114.6 112.6 112.9 (p)110.4

12-month % change

2.1 1.8 2.3 1.6 1.9 (p)1.4

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