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Ocean City

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
New York-New Jersey - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Jul 2020
Average Earnings and Hours in New Jersey - March 2013 Pay News Release May 2014
Occupational Employment and Wages in Ocean City — May 2017 Employment, Pay News Release Jun 2018

Ocean City, NJ Economy at a Glance:

Ocean City, NJ
Data Series Back
Data
Dec
2019
Jan
2020
Feb
2020
Mar
2020
Apr
2020
May
2020

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(2)43.0 41.7 41.9 41.4 42.0 (p)43.4

Employment(1)

(2)38.5 36.0 36.8 36.9 30.7 (p)33.6

Unemployment(1)

(2)4.5 5.7 5.1 4.5 11.3 (p)9.8

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)10.5 13.6 12.1 10.9 26.9 (p)22.6

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

38.4 34.9 35.4 35.1 29.0 (p)32.3

12-month % change

5.5 4.5 4.1 0.6 -24.1 (p)-27.3

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(4)

6.8 6.7 6.6 6.9 6.4 (p)6.8

12-month % change

-4.2 3.1 1.5 4.5 -9.9 (p)-16.0

Education and Health Services(4)

4.9 4.9 4.9 4.9 4.0 (p)4.1

12-month % change

2.1 2.1 2.1 0.0 -18.4 (p)-16.3

Leisure and Hospitality(4)

9.5 7.3 7.7 7.0 3.2 (p)4.6

12-month % change

31.9 35.2 30.5 11.1 -62.8 (p)-64.1

Government(4)

7.7 7.6 7.7 7.7 7.4 (p)7.5

12-month % change

-2.5 -3.8 -2.5 -3.8 -8.6 (p)-11.8

Consumer Price Index: Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD

CPI-U, All items(5)

257.194   259.694   256.353  

CPI-U, All items, 12-month % change(5)

  2.4   2.6   -0.1  

CPI-W, All items(6)

258.000   260.059   257.755  

CPI-W, All items, 12-month % change(6)

  2.6   2.7   0.3  

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted.
(2) Data were subject to revision on April 17, 2020.
(3) In percent, not seasonally adjusted.
(4) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(5) All Urban Consumers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(6) Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary