District of Columbia: 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
District of Columbia
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

 

2013

733.6 738.4 741.5 746.8 746.8 742.1 754.7 740.3 747.9 751.3 750.8 748.6 745.2

2014

740.5 742.2 744.8 749.3 746.5 751.6 763.7 748.7 753.5 762.0 (P) 763.4    

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2013

13.5 13.6 13.7 13.5 13.9 14.1 14.6 14.7 14.1 13.8 13.6 13.3 13.9

2014

13.0 13.1 13.3 13.8 14.0 14.3 14.4 14.5 14.4 14.4 (P) 14.4    

Manufacturing

 

2013

1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.9 0.9 0.8 1.0

2014

0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.8 0.7 (P) 0.7    

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

28.5 28.6 28.6 28.7 28.7 28.8 28.6 28.8 29.0 29.2 29.8 30.9 29.0

2014

29.9 30.0 30.0 30.4 30.3 31.2 31.2 30.8 30.4 31.5 (P) 32.5    

Information

 

2013

17.1 17.2 17.2 16.9 17.0 17.2 17.3 17.4 17.1 17.0 17.1 17.0 17.1

2014

16.9 17.0 17.0 17.0 16.9 17.1 17.2 17.2 17.2 17.0 (P) 17.1    

Financial Activities

 

2013

28.2 28.4 28.6 28.6 28.4 28.7 28.7 28.8 28.8 28.8 29.0 28.9 28.7

2014

28.6 28.5 28.6 28.6 28.8 28.9 29.0 29.0 28.9 29.0 (P) 29.1    

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

153.3 154.6 154.9 155.6 155.5 156.8 157.2 156.7 155.0 155.5 156.2 156.4 155.6

2014

154.7 154.9 155.4 156.4 157.2 160.1 161.2 158.1 158.1 160.5 (P) 161.9    

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

120.5 122.3 122.7 125.2 124.4 116.6 118.8 118.2 126.2 129.4 129.6 128.0 123.5

2014

126.9 129.4 129.8 130.1 124.3 123.1 123.3 122.0 127.5 131.2 (P) 130.7    

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

63.1 64.6 66.3 69.2 69.6 69.4 68.8 68.1 68.7 69.1 68.5 67.3 67.7

2014

65.5 65.6 67.5 69.9 71.5 71.0 70.9 70.0 70.3 70.9 (P) 69.7    

Other Services

 

2013

68.2 68.5 68.6 68.9 69.2 70.0 69.9 69.2 69.2 69.5 69.0 68.9 69.1

2014

68.7 68.1 67.6 67.8 68.2 69.5 69.4 69.7 68.9 69.4 (P) 69.3    

Government

 

2013

240.2 239.6 239.9 239.2 239.1 239.5 249.8 237.4 238.8 238.1 237.1 237.1 239.7

2014

235.5 234.8 234.8 234.5 234.4 235.6 246.3 236.5 237.0 237.4 (P) 238.0    

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

District of Columbia
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2013

372,717 373,586 371,289 369,929 371,335 375,377 377,737 367,166 368,260 366,990 365,860 365,540 370,482

2014

367,494 371,883 367,603 364,865 368,958 376,320 380,923 372,813 378,928 382,815 (P) 380,975    

Employment

 

2013

337,850 341,098 340,227 340,591 340,806 341,882 344,272 336,839 338,386 334,138 339,926 340,486 339,708

2014

339,962 341,605 339,524 339,081 344,057 347,710 350,698 341,102 349,234 355,168 (P) 354,229    

Unemployment

 

2013

34,867 32,488 31,062 29,338 30,529 33,495 33,465 30,327 29,874 32,852 25,934 25,054 30,774

2014

27,532 30,278 28,079 25,784 24,901 28,610 30,225 31,711 29,694 27,647 (P) 26,746    

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

9.4 8.7 8.4 7.9 8.2 8.9 8.9 8.3 8.1 9.0 7.1 6.9 8.3

2014

7.5 8.1 7.6 7.1 6.7 7.6 7.9 8.5 7.8 7.2 (P) 7.0    

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary