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

 

2014

101.9 101.4 102.1 102.5 103.2 103.3 102.7 103.3 103.4 104.8 104.0 104.5 103.1

2015

101.8 (P) 101.4                      

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2014

3.6 3.6 3.6 3.9 3.9 4.0 4.1 4.1 4.1 4.0 4.0 3.8 3.9

2015

3.7 (P) 3.7                      

Manufacturing

 

2014

7.6 7.6 7.7 7.8 7.8 7.8 7.8 7.7 7.7 7.8 7.6 7.4 7.7

2015

7.4 (P) 7.4                      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2014

25.3 24.8 24.8 24.7 24.9 25.2 25.0 25.2 25.1 25.6 25.7 26.4 25.2

2015

24.9 (P) 24.5                      

Information

 

2014

2.3 2.3 2.3 2.2 2.2 2.3 2.1 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2

2015

2.2 (P) 2.2                      

Financial Activities

 

2014

8.5 8.5 8.4 8.4 8.3 8.3 8.3 8.3 8.2 8.2 8.2 8.2 8.3

2015

8.2 (P) 8.2                      

Professional & Business Services

 

2014

9.0 9.0 9.2 9.1 9.1 9.0 9.3 9.6 9.7 9.7 9.7 9.7 9.3

2015

9.4 (P) 9.5                      

Educational & Health Services

 

2014

14.8 14.8 14.8 14.9 14.9 14.8 14.9 15.1 15.2 15.3 15.3 15.3 15.0

2015

15.2 (P) 15.2                      

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2014

9.0 8.9 9.2 9.5 9.8 9.9 9.9 9.8 9.6 10.0 9.6 9.6 9.6

2015

9.4 (P) 9.1                      

Other Services

 

2014

3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6

2015

3.6 (P) 3.6                      

Government

 

2014

18.3 18.4 18.6 18.5 18.7 18.4 17.7 17.7 18.0 18.4 18.1 18.3 18.3

2015

17.8 (P) 18.0                      

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

 

2014

(1) 116,520 (1) 115,994 (1) 116,073 (1) 115,442 (1) 116,945 (1) 117,762 (1) 118,038 (1) 116,321 (1) 115,405 (1) 116,014 (1) 114,648 (1) 114,767  

2015

126,026 (P) 126,160                      

Employment

 

2014

(1) 107,866 (1) 106,898 (1) 107,535 (1) 107,872 (1) 109,194 (1) 109,840 (1) 110,078 (1) 108,468 (1) 108,166 (1) 109,033 (1) 107,788 (1) 107,936  

2015

118,168 (P) 118,076                      

Unemployment

 

2014

(1) 8,654 (1) 9,096 (1) 8,538 (1) 7,570 (1) 7,751 (1) 7,922 (1) 7,960 (1) 7,853 (1) 7,239 (1) 6,981 (1) 6,860 (1) 6,831  

2015

7,858 (P) 8,084                      

Unemployment Rate

 

2014

(1) 7.4 (1) 7.8 (1) 7.4 (1) 6.6 (1) 6.6 (1) 6.7 (1) 6.7 (1) 6.8 (1) 6.3 (1) 6.0 (1) 6.0 (1) 6.0  

2015

6.2 (P) 6.4                      

Footnotes
(1) Data are provisional, subject to revision on April 21.
(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.