Maryland: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, seasonally adjusted

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Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
Maryland
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Total Nonfarm

 

2014

2,603.0 2,601.7 2,602.3 2,613.3 2,619.8 2,620.2 2,617.4 2,621.4 2,625.6 2,632.8 2,636.3 2,641.3

2015

2,641.6 2,644.0 2,636.8 2,653.1 (P) 2,666.6              

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2014

149.2 147.9 149.1 150.3 151.1 151.5 151.2 151.8 151.9 152.3 152.7 153.5

2015

153.1 151.9 151.0 153.4 (P) 157.9              

Manufacturing

 

2014

103.9 103.9 103.6 103.7 103.6 103.6 103.3 103.3 103.4 103.2 102.6 103.0

2015

102.6 102.7 101.7 101.7 (P) 101.6              

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2014

453.1 452.4 453.2 454.6 454.5 455.3 455.0 455.7 455.3 456.2 456.7 457.4

2015

458.5 459.9 458.7 457.1 (P) 459.2              

Information

 

2014

39.5 38.2 37.9 38.3 38.5 37.5 37.8 38.3 37.4 37.1 37.0 36.8

2015

37.4 38.2 38.3 38.3 (P) 37.8              

Financial Activities

 

2014

144.3 144.3 143.8 144.3 144.3 144.3 144.5 144.6 144.2 144.5 144.2 144.2

2015

144.3 144.4 144.5 144.8 (P) 144.7              

Professional & Business Services

 

2014

418.3 420.0 419.4 423.2 424.5 424.3 425.2 424.7 424.6 425.5 427.4 427.0

2015

427.0 426.9 425.1 432.6 (P) 431.8              

Educational & Health Services

 

2014

422.9 423.2 424.8 424.7 428.1 426.4 427.1 428.7 429.0 431.2 432.6 434.5

2015

435.2 435.9 436.9 439.2 (P) 440.3              

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2014

257.7 257.8 257.0 259.4 260.3 259.3 259.2 259.0 261.0 263.3 263.5 265.5

2015

262.9 262.4 263.6 267.3 (P) 271.7              

Other Services

 

2014

111.4 111.5 111.7 111.7 111.9 112.2 112.2 112.2 112.5 112.5 112.7 112.7

2015

113.0 112.7 111.7 112.0 (P) 112.2              

Government

 

2014

502.7 502.5 501.8 503.1 503.0 505.8 501.9 503.1 506.3 507.0 506.9 506.7

2015

507.6 509.0 505.3 506.7 (P) 509.4              

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

Labor Force data from the Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program
(seasonally adjusted data)

Maryland
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Labor Force

 

2014

3,102,132 3,100,708 3,100,223 3,100,628 3,101,514 3,102,455 3,103,206 3,103,733 3,104,106 3,104,397 3,104,588 3,104,839

2015

3,111,683 3,117,331 3,122,969 3,132,594 (P) 3,145,528              

Employment

 

2014

2,914,931 2,915,814 2,917,012 2,918,470 2,920,287 2,922,467 2,924,710 2,926,847 2,928,870 2,930,788 2,932,433 2,933,766

2015

2,939,846 2,947,572 2,953,988 2,966,660 (P) 2,979,589              

Unemployment

 

2014

187,201 184,894 183,211 182,158 181,227 179,988 178,496 176,886 175,236 173,609 172,155 171,073

2015

171,837 169,759 168,981 165,934 (P) 165,939              

Unemployment Rate

 

2014

6.0 6.0 5.9 5.9 5.8 5.8 5.8 5.7 5.6 5.6 5.5 5.5

2015

5.5 5.4 5.4 5.3 (P) 5.3              

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary