Delaware: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, not seasonally adjusted

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Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(not seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
Delaware
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

 

2015

434.6 434.5 439.2 442.5 451.0 453.5 454.8 451.1 450.9 454.4 458.6 460.2 448.8

2016

447.0 446.1 451.4 (P) 458.2                  

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2015

19.4 19.4 19.5 20.5 21.2 21.2 21.7 21.7 21.9 22.4 21.6 22.1 21.1

2016

20.6 20.0 20.4 (P) 21.0                  

Manufacturing

 

2015

26.8 26.8 26.8 27.0 27.1 27.4 27.3 27.4 27.3 27.4 27.6 27.7 27.2

2016

27.6 27.6 27.6 (P) 27.6                  

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2015

79.2 78.8 79.1 79.8 80.6 81.2 81.7 81.8 81.4 81.7 84.1 85.5 81.2

2016

79.9 79.8 81.0 (P) 81.5                  

Information

 

2015

4.8 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.8 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.6 4.7 4.8 4.8 4.7

2016

4.8 4.8 4.8 (P) 4.8                  

Financial Activities

 

2015

45.8 46.0 46.1 46.2 46.3 46.6 47.0 47.3 47.1 47.0 47.0 47.3 46.6

2016

46.6 46.4 46.5 (P) 46.4                  

Professional & Business Services

 

2015

59.0 57.9 58.1 57.8 59.0 59.5 60.4 59.1 58.4 60.3 63.4 63.5 59.7

2016

62.0 60.7 60.7 (P) 62.6                  

Educational & Health Services

 

2015

74.1 74.4 74.4 75.0 75.4 75.7 75.6 75.0 75.4 76.3 76.8 76.5 75.4

2016

76.6 76.6 77.3 (P) 77.7                  

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2015

43.0 43.3 44.5 46.8 50.8 53.6 54.7 54.2 51.0 49.3 47.3 47.6 48.8

2016

45.8 46.1 47.9 (P) 50.8                  

Other Services

 

2015

18.3 18.4 18.3 18.6 18.8 19.0 18.9 18.8 18.6 18.4 18.6 18.3 18.6

2016

18.1 18.4 18.4 (P) 19.2                  

Government

 

2015

64.2 64.8 67.7 66.1 67.0 64.6 62.8 61.1 65.2 66.9 67.4 66.9 65.4

2016

65.0 65.7 66.8 (P) 66.6                  

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

Labor Force data from the Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program
(not seasonally adjusted data)

Delaware
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2015

(1) 459,404 (1) 459,098 (1) 462,287 (1) 463,717 (1) 464,051 (1) 470,772 (1) 473,057 (1) 471,720 (1) 466,336 (1) 471,473 (1) 473,250 (1) 474,501 (1) 467,472

2016

474,286 474,940 480,537 (P) 481,462                  

Employment

 

2015

(1) 434,333 (1) 434,633 (1) 438,867 (1) 441,288 (1) 442,537 (1) 446,413 (1) 449,189 (1) 448,016 (1) 443,776 (1) 449,118 (1) 452,747 (1) 454,020 (1) 444,578

2016

450,329 452,138 459,385 (P) 462,377                  

Unemployment

 

2015

(1) 25,071 (1) 24,465 (1) 23,420 (1) 22,429 (1) 21,514 (1) 24,359 (1) 23,868 (1) 23,704 (1) 22,560 (1) 22,355 (1) 20,503 (1) 20,481 (1) 22,894

2016

23,957 22,802 21,152 (P) 19,085                  

Unemployment Rate

 

2015

(1) 5.5 (1) 5.3 (1) 5.1 (1) 4.8 (1) 4.6 (1) 5.2 (1) 5.0 (1) 5.0 (1) 4.8 (1) 4.7 (1) 4.3 (1) 4.3 (1) 4.9

2016

5.1 4.8 4.4 (P) 4.0                  

Footnotes
(1) Reflects revised population controls and model reestimation.
(P) Preliminary