Virginia Beach

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Virginia Beach Area Economic Summary
Benefits, Consumer price indexes, Consumer spending, Employment, Industry price indexes, Pay, Unemployment
Economic Summary Mar 2017
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC: Nonfarm employment and labor force data Employment, Unemployment Table Mar 2017
Mid-Atlantic - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Mar 2017
Virginia Beach Area Employment — June 2016 Employment News Release Aug 2016
Fatal Work Injuries in the Virginia Beach Area – 2014 Workplace fatalities News Release Jan 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News – May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2016
Occupational Employment and Wages for Teachers in Virginia’s Metropolitan Areas – May 2015 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2016

Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Economy at a Glance:

Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC
Data Series Back
Data
Sept
2016
Oct
2016
Nov
2016
Dec
2016
Jan
2017
Feb
2017

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

826.7 830.6 825.5 (p)829.9 (p)830.7  

Employment(1)

788.8 792.6 788.0 (p)793.9 (p)791.9  

Unemployment(1)

37.9 38.0 37.5 (p)36.0 (p)38.8  

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.6 4.6 4.5 (p)4.3 (p)4.7  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

776.8 777.9 773.4 772.2 759.7 (p)761.6

12-month % change

0.7 0.5 -0.3 -0.4 0.5 (p)0.6

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

36.6 37.4 37.1 37.2 35.8 (p)35.0

12-month % change

0.0 1.4 0.8 1.1 0.6 (p)-1.4

Manufacturing(3)

51.4 51.5 51.2 51.2 50.9 (p)50.1

12-month % change

-3.7 -3.4 -3.2 -2.7 -1.9 (p)-2.1

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

133.9 134.6 135.9 137.0 132.8 (p)129.8

12-month % change

1.7 1.7 0.0 0.1 1.5 (p)-0.2

Information(3)

11.1 11.2 11.2 11.0 11.0 (p)11.0

12-month % change

2.8 1.8 0.9 -0.9 -2.7 (p)-2.7

Financial Activities(3)

38.0 37.6 37.3 37.5 36.7 (p)36.7

12-month % change

-0.5 -0.8 -0.5 -0.3 -0.8 (p)-0.3

Professional and Business Services(3)

105.3 106.1 104.1 103.1 103.9 (p)106.2

12-month % change

-0.7 0.1 -1.3 -2.0 1.7 (p)3.2

Education and Health Services(3)

112.8 114.0 113.7 112.4 112.0 (p)112.7

12-month % change

2.4 2.3 1.7 1.9 1.5 (p)1.8

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

92.7 88.7 86.2 85.8 83.5 (p)85.1

12-month % change

1.2 -0.1 0.2 -1.4 1.3 (p)2.4

Other Services(3)

35.9 35.9 35.8 35.7 35.2 (p)35.3

12-month % change

0.0 -0.3 -0.6 -0.8 -0.8 (p)-0.3

Government(3)

159.1 160.9 160.9 161.3 157.9 (p)159.7

12-month % change

1.1 0.1 -0.9 -0.4 -0.4 (p)-0.4

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