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

Total Nonfarm

 

2015

2,578.2 2,596.9 2,613.6 2,651.1 2,681.6 2,686.9 2,668.5 2,668.9 2,672.7 2,695.6 2,698.3 2,699.2 2,659.3

2016

2,622.2 2,638.3 2,678.5 2,708.9 2,726.2 (P) 2,749.0              

Mining & Logging

 

2015

1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.5 1.4 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.5 1.5

2016

1.4 1.4 1.4 1.5 1.5 (P) 1.5              

Construction

 

2015

144.1 143.8 145.4 150.6 153.6 156.4 158.3 159.4 158.8 160.2 160.7 158.0 154.1

2016

154.1 152.1 157.2 161.2 161.1 (P) 162.9              

Manufacturing

 

2015

102.8 102.8 102.9 103.4 103.7 104.7 104.8 104.9 104.1 105.4 106.0 106.1 104.3

2016

105.8 106.5 106.0 106.0 106.6 (P) 107.8              

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2015

454.9 449.2 450.9 457.0 462.0 466.5 465.6 465.5 464.7 466.1 475.4 482.7 463.4

2016

461.5 458.0 460.8 464.8 467.5 (P) 472.4              

Information

 

2015

38.8 38.3 38.4 38.9 39.0 38.1 38.7 38.2 37.5 38.6 38.6 38.1 38.4

2016

36.9 37.7 38.3 38.1 35.7 (P) 39.1              

Financial Activities

 

2015

143.9 144.1 144.2 145.1 145.9 147.5 148.0 147.8 146.3 147.7 147.4 147.4 146.3

2016

146.5 146.8 146.5 148.0 147.3 (P) 147.8              

Professional & Business Services

 

2015

415.4 417.0 420.2 428.1 431.1 433.5 437.3 438.3 432.1 437.0 435.8 433.7 430.0

2016

425.8 422.1 432.4 437.4 439.9 (P) 445.4              

Educational & Health Services

 

2015

429.0 434.5 436.3 437.9 439.2 433.6 432.4 430.3 435.2 439.1 440.1 441.8 435.8

2016

431.3 439.5 444.2 447.6 449.9 (P) 446.0              

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2015

244.8 245.8 250.7 262.5 277.7 286.6 288.6 286.8 274.6 272.0 262.8 262.1 267.9

2016

253.5 252.9 263.4 275.6 286.7 (P) 308.6              

Other Services

 

2015

111.9 112.1 112.7 113.5 114.5 115.3 115.7 116.2 115.8 116.0 117.6 117.7 114.9

2016

116.0 115.9 116.5 117.0 117.2 (P) 117.3              

Government

 

2015

491.2 507.9 510.5 512.7 513.4 503.3 477.5 479.9 502.0 511.9 512.4 510.1 502.7

2016

489.4 505.4 511.8 511.7 512.8 (P) 500.2              

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

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

Labor Force

 

2015

(1) 3,124,454 (1) 3,119,204 (1) 3,130,115 (1) 3,128,513 (1) 3,155,474 (1) 3,179,911 (1) 3,202,007 (1) 3,168,355 (1) 3,146,530 (1) 3,162,575 (1) 3,156,822 (1) 3,149,196 (1) 3,151,929

2016

3,143,183 3,148,420 3,163,348 3,150,361 3,145,227 (P) 3,194,209              

Employment

 

2015

(1) 2,940,873 (1) 2,942,906 (1) 2,962,099 (1) 2,975,127 (1) 2,991,131 (1) 3,008,048 (1) 3,030,129 (1) 3,004,378 (1) 2,990,480 (1) 3,005,707 (1) 3,003,753 (1) 3,002,586 (1) 2,988,101

2016

2,989,371 2,995,721 3,012,707 3,013,244 3,015,458 (P) 3,049,199              

Unemployment

 

2015

(1) 183,581 (1) 176,298 (1) 168,016 (1) 153,386 (1) 164,343 (1) 171,863 (1) 171,878 (1) 163,977 (1) 156,050 (1) 156,868 (1) 153,069 (1) 146,610 (1) 163,828

2016

153,812 152,699 150,641 137,117 129,769 (P) 145,010              

Unemployment Rate

 

2015

(1) 5.9 (1) 5.7 (1) 5.4 (1) 4.9 (1) 5.2 (1) 5.4 (1) 5.4 (1) 5.2 (1) 5.0 (1) 5.0 (1) 4.8 (1) 4.7 (1) 5.2

2016

4.9 4.9 4.8 4.4 4.1 (P) 4.5              

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