Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV: Nonfarm employment and labor force data

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Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(not seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
Hagerstown-Martinsburg, Md.-W.Va. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

 

2015

102.9 102.5 103.1 104.3 105.3 105.9 102.5 102.6 105.1 104.5 105.1 104.8 104.1

2016

102.1 102.1 103.4 105.1 106.2 107.1 (P) 106.7            

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2015

3.6 3.6 3.7 3.9 4.1 4.1 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.0 4.0

2016

3.9 3.8 3.9 4.0 4.0 4.1 (P) 4.2            

Manufacturing

 

2015

7.7 7.7 7.8 7.9 7.8 8.0 8.1 8.0 8.1 8.0 8.0 7.9 7.9

2016

7.9 7.8 7.9 7.9 8.0 8.2 (P) 8.2            

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2015

25.9 25.2 25.3 25.8 26.2 26.8 26.3 26.1 26.5 26.1 26.7 26.7 26.1

2016

25.6 25.3 25.4 25.8 26.0 26.0 (P) 25.8            

Information

 

2015

2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4

2016

2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4 (P) 2.4            

Financial Activities

 

2015

8.4 8.5 8.5 8.4 8.3 8.4 8.3 8.4 8.3 8.3 8.3 8.3 8.4

2016

8.3 8.3 8.3 8.4 8.4 8.4 (P) 8.4            

Professional & Business Services

 

2015

9.4 9.4 9.4 9.5 9.6 9.6 9.6 9.6 9.4 9.5 9.5 9.5 9.5

2016

9.3 9.2 9.4 9.5 9.5 9.6 (P) 9.7            

Educational & Health Services

 

2015

15.2 15.2 15.3 15.3 15.2 15.2 15.1 15.2 15.3 15.4 15.4 15.5 15.3

2016

15.3 15.4 15.5 15.5 15.5 15.5 (P) 15.5            

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2015

9.2 9.2 9.3 9.8 10.0 10.1 10.2 10.2 9.9 9.4 9.4 9.2 9.7

2016

8.7 9.2 9.4 10.3 10.9 11.4 (P) 11.6            

Other Services

 

2015

3.7 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.7

2016

3.7 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.7 (P) 3.7            

Government

 

2015

17.4 17.7 17.8 17.7 18.0 17.6 14.6 14.8 17.3 17.5 17.5 17.6 17.1

2016

17.0 17.0 17.5 17.6 17.8 17.8 (P) 17.2            

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

Hagerstown-Martinsburg, Md.-W.Va. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2015

(R) 128,560 (R) 128,480 (R) 128,592 (R) 128,939 (R) 129,662 (R) 131,792 (R) 129,556 (R) 128,178 (R) 129,089 (R) 128,426 (R) 127,948 (R) 127,523 (R) 128,896

2016

127,264 127,474 127,472 128,065 128,295 (P) 131,881              

Employment

 

2015

(R) 120,393 (R) 120,087 (R) 120,660 (R) 121,883 (R) 122,476 (R) 124,428 (R) 122,360 (R) 121,240 (R) 122,786 (R) 122,285 (R) 121,997 (R) 121,575 (R) 121,848

2016

120,504 120,282 120,720 122,219 122,812 (P) 125,891              

Unemployment

 

2015

(R) 8,167 (R) 8,393 (R) 7,932 (R) 7,056 (R) 7,186 (R) 7,364 (R) 7,196 (R) 6,938 (R) 6,303 (R) 6,141 (R) 5,951 (R) 5,948 (R) 7,048

2016

6,760 7,192 6,752 5,846 5,483 (P) 5,990              

Unemployment Rate

 

2015

(R) 6.4 (R) 6.5 (R) 6.2 (R) 5.5 (R) 5.5 (R) 5.6 (R) 5.6 (R) 5.4 (R) 4.9 (R) 4.8 (R) 4.7 (R) 4.7 (R) 5.5

2016

5.3 5.6 5.3 4.6 4.3 (P) 4.5              

Footnotes
(R) Revised
(P) Preliminary

The Hagerstown-Martinsburg, Md.-W.Va. Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) includes Washington County in Maryland and Berkeley and Morgan Counties in West Virginia.