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

Total Nonfarm

 

2013

3,836.7 3,855.2 3,888.2 3,914.4 3,955.7 4,015.5 3,947.9 3,942.2 3,955.8 3,964.0 3,980.7 3,961.6 3,934.8

2014

3,848.7 3,854.4 3,875.4 3,917.2 3,963.3 4,022.6 3,979.6 3,958.8 3,962.6 3,979.6 3,993.9 (P) 3,990.2  

Mining & Logging

 

2013

1.2 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.3

2014

1.3 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 (P) 1.4  

Construction

 

2013

125.8 124.6 128.0 136.0 139.5 141.9 142.7 144.4 143.7 141.8 139.1 130.4 136.5

2014

122.2 118.3 120.7 125.1 130.2 132.4 135.7 135.1 135.1 132.6 134.7 (P) 132.2  

Manufacturing

 

2013

241.3 241.3 242.6 242.4 242.9 244.7 242.8 243.8 243.6 244.1 246.0 245.2 243.4

2014

242.1 242.6 241.3 241.3 242.3 242.5 242.4 244.5 243.8 244.6 245.4 (P) 244.9  

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

815.3 806.6 810.4 814.2 823.1 834.7 828.1 827.7 828.5 834.4 849.2 859.9 827.7

2014

825.7 818.7 820.7 826.7 837.8 851.3 844.6 843.3 844.0 848.9 865.2 (P) 876.0  

Information

 

2013

74.7 76.6 76.1 75.3 75.2 75.9 75.5 75.7 74.1 73.2 76.0 75.3 75.3

2014

73.3 74.1 72.6 72.7 73.3 72.7 73.3 73.8 72.4 72.1 72.0 (P) 72.2  

Financial Activities

 

2013

253.1 253.4 253.9 254.2 255.0 257.8 257.5 257.2 254.6 252.7 252.9 251.9 254.5

2014

250.2 249.3 249.6 249.9 249.0 252.6 253.8 253.9 251.5 252.2 253.6 (P) 252.0  

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

607.6 610.9 620.1 625.8 633.3 642.8 639.0 643.8 642.5 640.3 637.0 631.3 631.2

2014

612.4 616.2 621.2 633.9 642.4 651.2 654.5 655.9 653.1 649.8 649.0 (P) 644.5  

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

622.0 628.4 633.6 634.9 638.0 634.6 618.5 617.0 628.9 636.1 643.3 638.9 631.2

2014

627.8 632.9 638.1 638.7 641.1 642.1 631.6 630.1 642.5 653.8 653.4 (P) 653.5  

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

317.8 319.6 328.2 342.1 361.2 387.3 389.8 387.1 371.0 351.0 341.6 335.2 352.7

2014

319.2 314.9 319.6 337.1 359.7 386.6 393.6 386.3 359.2 341.2 330.9 (P) 327.2  

Other Services

 

2013

161.5 162.0 163.0 165.2 166.5 170.9 169.9 169.0 165.9 164.6 165.5 164.8 165.7

2014

163.3 161.8 163.9 164.7 165.0 167.4 167.2 164.7 159.9 159.8 160.6 (P) 160.0  

Government

 

2013

616.4 630.7 631.1 623.0 619.7 623.5 582.7 575.1 601.6 624.4 628.7 627.3 615.4

2014

611.2 624.4 626.4 625.8 621.1 622.4 581.5 569.8 599.7 623.2 627.7 (P) 626.3  

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

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

Labor Force

 

2013

4,560,277 4,560,085 4,544,495 4,536,958 4,553,935 4,601,557 4,600,783 4,548,721 4,492,829 4,475,314 4,471,979 4,465,889 4,534,402

2014

4,459,494 4,487,957 4,502,628 4,479,336 4,508,760 4,556,793 4,588,604 4,547,405 4,502,959 4,538,288 4,529,544 4,522,774 4,518,712

Employment

 

2013

4,121,433 4,141,439 4,149,605 4,166,861 4,175,977 4,208,344 4,207,921 4,188,907 4,145,367 4,137,984 4,164,583 4,164,907 4,164,444

2014

4,122,692 4,144,144 4,171,916 4,198,829 4,216,979 4,260,065 4,263,508 4,246,081 4,216,618 4,260,632 4,261,246 4,258,507 4,218,435

Unemployment

 

2013

438,844 418,646 394,890 370,097 377,958 393,213 392,862 359,814 347,462 337,330 307,396 300,982 369,958

2014

336,802 343,813 330,712 280,507 291,781 296,728 325,096 301,324 286,341 277,656 268,298 264,267 300,277

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

9.6 9.2 8.7 8.2 8.3 8.5 8.5 7.9 7.7 7.5 6.9 6.7 8.2

2014

7.6 7.7 7.3 6.3 6.5 6.5 7.1 6.6 6.4 6.1 5.9 5.8 6.6