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

101.8 101.5 (P) 101.9                    

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 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 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 24.5 (P) 24.7                    

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 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 8.2 (P) 8.3                    

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 9.5 (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 15.3 (P) 15.3                    

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 9.1 (P) 9.0                    

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 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 18.0 (P) 18.2                    

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

 

2014

129,045 128,761 129,108 127,936 128,095 129,338 130,011 128,779 127,817 128,526 126,762 126,232 128,368

2015

126,026 126,127 (P) 126,368                    

Employment

 

2014

120,406 119,716 120,567 120,372 120,384 121,419 122,092 121,033 120,706 121,582 119,913 119,460 120,638

2015

118,168 118,071 (P) 118,538                    

Unemployment

 

2014

8,639 9,045 8,541 7,564 7,711 7,919 7,919 7,746 7,111 6,944 6,849 6,772 7,730

2015

7,858 8,056 (P) 7,830                    

Unemployment Rate

 

2014

6.7 7.0 6.6 5.9 6.0 6.1 6.1 6.0 5.6 5.4 5.4 5.4 6.0

2015

6.2 6.4 (P) 6.2                    

Footnotes
(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.