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

Total Nonfarm

 

2014

3,706.0 3,706.0 3,732.1 3,772.8 3,789.4 3,801.8 3,776.4 3,780.3 3,785.8 (1) 3,797.5 (1) 3,823.1 (1) 3,817.3 (1) 3,774.0

2015

(1) 3,739.5 3,745.1 3,759.2 3,806.2 3,832.0 3,854.7 (P) 3,828.0            

Mining & Logging

 

2014

9.7 9.7 9.8 9.7 9.6 9.7 9.4 9.4 9.4 (1) 9.3 (1) 9.3 (1) 9.2 (1) 9.5

2015

(1) 9.0 8.9 8.7 8.6 8.6 8.5 (P) 8.4            

Construction

 

2014

169.4 168.5 171.7 177.2 179.6 182.0 182.4 183.0 181.9 181.8 180.4 176.8 177.9

2015

175.0 175.1 176.8 184.7 187.8 189.9 (P) 190.7            

Manufacturing

 

2014

229.6 229.3 230.1 230.8 231.7 233.0 232.5 232.3 232.2 232.2 232.1 233.5 231.6

2015

232.0 230.8 233.3 233.6 234.0 236.1 (P) 236.5            

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2014

636.0 626.8 630.2 634.3 639.8 643.0 642.9 644.0 640.5 644.7 665.5 671.6 643.3

2015

643.9 635.7 635.6 637.6 643.6 649.6 (P) 649.3            

Information

 

2014

72.2 70.8 71.0 70.8 72.4 71.4 71.5 72.6 70.7 70.2 70.9 70.9 71.3

2015

69.9 69.5 69.8 69.7 71.4 71.3 (P) 71.5            

Financial Activities

 

2014

190.8 191.1 191.7 192.0 193.1 195.2 195.4 195.2 193.7 193.6 193.1 193.4 193.2

2015

192.4 193.2 193.2 193.9 194.9 197.4 (P) 199.5            

Professional & Business Services

 

2014

665.4 667.0 669.7 679.1 680.1 681.8 684.4 685.3 679.1 678.2 682.7 678.3 677.6

2015

665.1 665.1 669.3 681.0 688.4 691.3 (P) 691.2            

Educational & Health Services

 

2014

494.1 495.2 497.0 499.8 491.3 488.1 488.0 491.8 498.6 504.3 504.3 503.8 496.4

2015

501.4 505.3 505.9 510.3 504.0 499.8 (P) 499.6            

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2014

345.1 345.4 354.7 368.6 383.6 393.4 392.4 391.6 377.9 371.7 367.1 364.9 371.4

2015

351.4 351.2 355.9 369.8 384.9 400.4 (P) 398.6            

Other Services

 

2014

191.8 192.0 193.6 194.6 196.1 198.3 197.8 197.8 196.0 196.5 197.2 195.9 195.6

2015

195.0 195.9 197.2 197.9 199.8 201.6 (P) 201.9            

Government

 

2014

701.9 710.2 712.6 715.9 712.1 705.9 679.7 677.3 705.8 715.0 720.5 719.0 706.3

2015

704.4 714.4 713.5 719.1 714.6 708.8 (P) 680.8            

Footnotes
(1) Correction
(P) Preliminary

 

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

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

Labor Force

 

2014

4,236,776 4,253,758 4,286,540 4,268,158 4,295,554 4,298,662 4,308,172 4,256,995 4,242,170 4,252,014 4,231,193 4,204,116 4,261,175

2015

4,223,162 4,235,497 4,235,194 4,258,600 4,293,037 4,284,558 (P) 4,287,094            

Employment

 

2014

3,998,401 4,014,392 4,051,509 4,062,733 4,070,247 4,067,518 4,072,142 4,023,697 4,029,651 4,052,200 4,036,244 4,014,531 4,041,105

2015

4,014,611 4,022,339 4,026,484 4,065,583 4,080,377 4,070,273 (P) 4,084,333            

Unemployment

 

2014

238,375 239,366 235,031 205,425 225,307 231,144 236,030 233,298 212,519 199,814 194,949 189,585 220,070

2015

208,551 213,158 208,710 193,017 212,660 214,285 (P) 202,761            

Unemployment Rate

 

2014

5.6 5.6 5.5 4.8 5.2 5.4 5.5 5.5 5.0 4.7 4.6 4.5 5.2

2015

4.9 5.0 4.9 4.5 5.0 5.0 (P) 4.7            

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary