Camden, NJ: 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
Camden, N.J. Metropolitan Division
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

 

2015

504.1 504.7 509.0 516.9 523.7 527.7 514.6 515.1 521.3 526.8 528.1 529.0 518.4

2016

518.7 521.2 524.6 529.3 535.6 544.0 (P) 530.8            

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2015

19.2 19.1 19.7 21.0 21.9 22.1 22.7 22.8 22.5 22.7 22.4 21.8 21.5

2016

20.2 20.8 20.8 22.5 23.6 23.9 (P) 23.1            

Manufacturing

 

2015

35.1 35.0 35.3 35.5 35.6 35.9 35.9 35.9 35.8 36.7 36.6 36.7 35.8

2016

36.5 36.4 36.8 36.7 36.9 37.1 (P) 37.2            

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2015

112.4 111.0 111.6 113.0 114.6 115.8 114.5 114.7 115.3 115.7 117.2 119.0 114.6

2016

115.4 114.3 115.3 115.6 117.8 119.6 (P) 117.8            

Information

 

2015

7.3 7.3 7.1 7.0 7.0 7.2 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.1

2016

7.0 7.0 7.0 7.1 6.8 7.1 (P) 7.1            

Financial Activities

 

2015

28.1 28.2 28.4 28.6 28.8 29.0 29.1 28.9 28.7 28.7 28.8 29.0 28.7

2016

28.6 28.7 28.9 28.9 29.1 29.6 (P) 29.7            

Professional & Business Services

 

2015

73.8 73.7 74.5 77.2 78.5 77.9 76.0 76.3 78.7 78.7 78.8 79.3 77.0

2016

78.2 77.9 78.7 80.2 81.9 83.7 (P) 84.1            

Educational & Health Services

 

2015

89.4 89.7 90.4 90.7 91.4 91.7 91.4 91.7 91.5 92.4 92.6 92.7 91.3

2016

91.9 93.0 93.1 92.2 92.9 93.3 (P) 93.2            

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2015

41.7 41.8 42.7 44.1 46.6 48.2 47.5 47.1 45.8 45.6 44.7 43.4 44.9

2016

43.4 43.0 43.9 45.5 46.5 49.3 (P) 47.6            

Other Services

 

2015

18.2 18.1 18.3 18.4 18.6 19.2 18.6 18.5 18.2 17.8 17.9 18.4 18.4

2016

18.0 18.6 18.4 18.7 18.8 19.3 (P) 19.1            

Government

 

2015

78.9 80.8 81.0 81.4 80.7 80.7 71.8 72.1 77.7 81.5 82.1 81.7 79.2

2016

79.5 81.5 81.7 81.9 81.3 81.1 (P) 71.9            

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

Camden, N.J. Metropolitan Division
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2015

(R) 635,870 (R) 637,022 (R) 636,968 (R) 637,508 (R) 638,800 (R) 640,517 (R) 638,177 (R) 634,764 (R) 632,683 (R) 638,401 (R) 638,474 (R) 639,393 (R) 637,381

2016

640,906 646,967 649,568 643,490 642,536 (P) 647,138              

Employment

 

2015

(R) 590,377 (R) 592,403 (R) 594,783 (R) 599,959 (R) 600,654 (R) 603,235 (R) 597,972 (R) 599,413 (R) 599,332 (R) 606,993 (R) 608,652 (R) 610,933 (R) 600,392

2016

610,630 616,067 617,203 612,392 610,518 (P) 614,353              

Unemployment

 

2015

(R) 45,493 (R) 44,619 (R) 42,185 (R) 37,549 (R) 38,146 (R) 37,282 (R) 40,205 (R) 35,351 (R) 33,351 (R) 31,408 (R) 29,822 (R) 28,460 (R) 36,989

2016

30,276 30,900 32,365 31,098 32,018 (P) 32,785              

Unemployment Rate

 

2015

(R) 7.2 (R) 7.0 (R) 6.6 (R) 5.9 (R) 6.0 (R) 5.8 (R) 6.3 (R) 5.6 (R) 5.3 (R) 4.9 (R) 4.7 (R) 4.5 (R) 5.8

2016

4.7 4.8 5.0 4.8 5.0 (P) 5.1              

Footnotes
(R) Revised
(P) Preliminary

The Camden, N.J. Metropolitan Division (MD) includes Burlington, Camden, and Gloucester Counties in New Jersey.

 

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

Burlington County, N.J.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2015

(R) 231,249 (R) 231,774 (R) 231,977 (R) 232,419 (R) 233,020 (R) 233,574 (R) 232,801 (R) 231,517 (R) 230,846 (R) 232,927 (R) 232,949 (R) 233,257 (R) 232,359

2016

233,636 236,016 237,026 234,746 234,633 (P) 235,956              

Employment

 

2015

(R) 216,456 (R) 217,275 (R) 218,234 (R) 220,229 (R) 220,527 (R) 221,377 (R) 219,504 (R) 219,812 (R) 219,893 (R) 222,676 (R) 223,285 (R) 224,108 (R) 220,281

2016

223,870 226,026 226,533 224,648 224,189 (P) 225,454              

Unemployment

 

2015

(R) 14,793 (R) 14,499 (R) 13,743 (R) 12,190 (R) 12,493 (R) 12,197 (R) 13,297 (R) 11,705 (R) 10,953 (R) 10,251 (R) 9,664 (R) 9,149 (R) 12,078

2016

9,766 9,990 10,493 10,098 10,444 (P) 10,502              

Unemployment Rate

 

2015

(R) 6.4 (R) 6.3 (R) 5.9 (R) 5.2 (R) 5.4 (R) 5.2 (R) 5.7 (R) 5.1 (R) 4.7 (R) 4.4 (R) 4.1 (R) 3.9 (R) 5.2

2016

4.2 4.2 4.4 4.3 4.5 (P) 4.5              

Footnotes
(R) Revised
(P) Preliminary

 

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

Camden County, N.J.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2015

(R) 255,011 (R) 255,468 (R) 255,316 (R) 255,458 (R) 255,899 (R) 256,557 (R) 255,622 (R) 254,283 (R) 253,365 (R) 255,674 (R) 255,631 (R) 255,965 (R) 255,354

2016

256,610 258,962 260,075 257,804 257,177 (P) 259,248              

Employment

 

2015

(R) 235,416 (R) 236,189 (R) 237,053 (R) 239,049 (R) 239,338 (R) 240,426 (R) 238,306 (R) 239,037 (R) 238,860 (R) 241,937 (R) 242,584 (R) 243,505 (R) 239,308

2016

243,484 245,551 245,934 244,137 243,221 (P) 244,854              

Unemployment

 

2015

(R) 19,595 (R) 19,279 (R) 18,263 (R) 16,409 (R) 16,561 (R) 16,131 (R) 17,316 (R) 15,246 (R) 14,505 (R) 13,737 (R) 13,047 (R) 12,460 (R) 16,046

2016

13,126 13,411 14,141 13,667 13,956 (P) 14,394              

Unemployment Rate

 

2015

(R) 7.7 (R) 7.5 (R) 7.2 (R) 6.4 (R) 6.5 (R) 6.3 (R) 6.8 (R) 6.0 (R) 5.7 (R) 5.4 (R) 5.1 (R) 4.9 (R) 6.3

2016

5.1 5.2 5.4 5.3 5.4 (P) 5.6              

Footnotes
(R) Revised
(P) Preliminary

 

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

Gloucester County, N.J.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2015

(R) 149,610 (R) 149,780 (R) 149,675 (R) 149,631 (R) 149,881 (R) 150,386 (R) 149,754 (R) 148,964 (R) 148,472 (R) 149,800 (R) 149,894 (R) 150,171 (R) 149,669

2016

150,660 151,989 152,467 150,940 150,726 (P) 151,934              

Employment

 

2015

(R) 138,505 (R) 138,939 (R) 139,496 (R) 140,681 (R) 140,789 (R) 141,432 (R) 140,162 (R) 140,564 (R) 140,579 (R) 142,380 (R) 142,783 (R) 143,320 (R) 140,803

2016

143,276 144,490 144,736 143,607 143,108 (P) 144,045              

Unemployment

 

2015

(R) 11,105 (R) 10,841 (R) 10,179 (R) 8,950 (R) 9,092 (R) 8,954 (R) 9,592 (R) 8,400 (R) 7,893 (R) 7,420 (R) 7,111 (R) 6,851 (R) 8,866

2016

7,384 7,499 7,731 7,333 7,618 (P) 7,889              

Unemployment Rate

 

2015

(R) 7.4 (R) 7.2 (R) 6.8 (R) 6.0 (R) 6.1 (R) 6.0 (R) 6.4 (R) 5.6 (R) 5.3 (R) 5.0 (R) 4.7 (R) 4.6 (R) 5.9

2016

4.9 4.9 5.1 4.9 5.1 (P) 5.2              

Footnotes
(R) Revised
(P) Preliminary