Baltimore-Towson, MD: 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
Baltimore-Towson, Md. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

 

2013

1,302.1 1,310.3 1,322.5 1,331.5 1,341.0 1,341.1 1,325.5 1,324.9 1,336.2 1,349.5 1,356.3 1,353.3 1,332.9

2014

1,316.2 1,323.3 1,336.4 1,356.3 1,357.5 1,370.7 (P) 1,360.1            

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2013

66.9 66.1 67.1 69.5 70.4 71.7 72.5 72.9 72.5 75.1 74.7 73.8 71.1

2014

71.8 69.6 71.5 75.6 76.2 77.0 (P) 78.5            

Manufacturing

 

2013

57.6 57.6 57.6 57.5 57.5 57.9 58.1 58.1 57.5 57.4 56.8 56.4 57.5

2014

55.7 55.7 56.4 56.7 56.1 56.3 (P) 56.5            

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

234.3 231.6 232.7 233.2 235.1 236.0 234.4 234.3 234.6 236.9 242.8 243.8 235.8

2014

234.6 231.9 232.8 235.7 236.8 238.6 (P) 238.9            

Information

 

2013

17.0 16.9 16.9 16.7 16.7 16.8 16.8 16.8 16.6 16.5 16.6 16.5 16.7

2014

16.1 16.0 16.1 15.7 15.7 15.9 (P) 15.9            

Financial Activities

 

2013

75.4 75.5 75.5 75.8 75.9 76.4 76.9 76.8 76.4 76.4 76.4 76.8 76.2

2014

75.5 75.4 74.6 75.3 76.0 77.0 (P) 77.8            

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

207.7 208.9 211.8 212.5 214.3 217.5 216.2 218.7 218.8 218.4 219.2 220.7 215.4

2014

216.1 217.3 218.5 222.3 222.1 225.1 (P) 225.0            

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

245.9 250.2 251.6 251.8 252.0 247.5 246.8 246.0 249.2 255.7 256.9 255.9 250.8

2014

251.8 253.0 255.4 256.0 254.7 255.5 (P) 251.3            

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

115.4 115.7 119.1 123.6 129.0 133.0 133.5 133.1 128.6 126.0 124.3 122.2 125.3

2014

117.5 120.7 123.5 130.1 133.4 140.9 (P) 142.3            

Other Services

 

2013

53.3 53.6 53.9 54.3 54.4 54.8 54.9 54.2 54.3 54.6 55.3 54.2 54.3

2014

53.1 52.0 53.3 53.3 53.7 54.3 (P) 54.4            

Government

 

2013

228.6 234.2 236.3 236.6 235.7 229.5 215.4 214.0 227.7 232.5 233.3 233.0 229.7

2014

224.0 231.7 234.3 235.6 232.8 230.1 (P) 219.5            

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

Baltimore-Towson, Md. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2013

(1) 1,474,932 (1) 1,471,632 (1) 1,475,488 (1) 1,472,146 (1) 1,481,929 (1) 1,492,498 (1) 1,491,550 (1) 1,473,342 (1) 1,474,681 (1) 1,471,046 (1) 1,472,780 (1) 1,459,942 (1) 1,475,997

2014

1,460,152 1,456,751 1,465,775 1,466,101 1,474,385 1,485,605 (P) 1,492,710            

Employment

 

2013

(1) 1,361,787 (1) 1,363,659 (1) 1,372,751 (1) 1,375,435 (1) 1,379,219 (1) 1,381,372 (1) 1,384,299 (1) 1,371,077 (1) 1,378,457 (1) 1,374,923 (1) 1,382,966 (1) 1,375,794 (1) 1,375,145

2014

1,368,892 1,368,265 1,378,011 1,385,475 1,387,036 1,389,135 (P) 1,390,061            

Unemployment

 

2013

(1) 113,145 (1) 107,973 (1) 102,737 (1) 96,711 (1) 102,710 (1) 111,126 (1) 107,251 (1) 102,265 (1) 96,224 (1) 96,123 (1) 89,814 (1) 84,148 (1) 100,852

2014

91,260 88,486 87,764 80,626 87,349 96,470 (P) 102,649            

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

(1) 7.7 (1) 7.3 (1) 7.0 (1) 6.6 (1) 6.9 (1) 7.4 (1) 7.2 (1) 6.9 (1) 6.5 (1) 6.5 (1) 6.1 (1) 5.8 (1) 6.8

2014

6.3 6.1 6.0 5.5 5.9 6.5 (P) 6.9            

Footnotes
(1) Reflects revised inputs, reestimation, and adjustment to new state control totals.
(P) Preliminary

The Baltimore-Towson, Md. Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) includes Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Harford, Howard, and Queen Anne's Counties and Baltimore City in Maryland.

 

Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(not seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
Baltimore City, Md.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

 

2013

352.8 357.4 359.4 361.4 361.8 355.3 353.7 353.1 357.1 362.4 363.1 361.2 358.2

2014

353.7 357.0 358.6 360.9 360.2 361.2 (P) 355.5            

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2013

9.3 9.2 9.3 9.9 9.7 9.8 9.7 9.8 9.8 10.0 9.9 9.6 9.7

2014

9.3 9.2 9.6 9.9 9.9 10.1 (P) 10.1            

Manufacturing

 

2013

12.0 12.1 12.1 12.1 12.2 12.2 12.0 12.1 12.1 12.1 12.0 12.0 12.1

2014

11.9 11.8 11.9 11.8 11.8 12.0 (P) 12.0            

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

41.0 40.6 40.4 40.3 40.6 40.3 40.2 40.0 40.4 40.3 40.1 39.7 40.3

2014

39.3 39.1 39.2 39.6 39.6 40.1 (P) 40.2            

Information

 

2013

3.9 3.9 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.9 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.8

2014

3.8 3.7 3.7 3.6 3.6 3.6 (P) 3.6            

Financial Activities

 

2013

17.9 17.8 17.8 17.8 17.7 17.8 18.1 18.1 17.9 18.0 18.0 18.0 17.9

2014

17.8 17.9 17.9 17.9 17.9 18.1 (P) 18.1            

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

44.3 44.5 45.0 45.1 45.8 46.0 45.4 46.9 46.6 47.4 48.2 48.0 46.1

2014

47.1 47.2 47.2 48.0 48.2 48.2 (P) 48.5            

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

109.9 112.5 112.6 112.8 112.3 109.4 109.1 108.6 110.3 113.5 114.2 113.7 111.6

2014

112.6 113.3 112.8 112.1 111.3 112.7 (P) 108.2            

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

25.1 25.5 26.8 27.7 28.5 28.7 28.5 28.1 28.0 27.0 26.3 26.1 27.2

2014

25.1 25.5 26.3 27.5 28.8 30.0 (P) 30.0            

Other Services

 

2013

15.8 16.0 16.1 16.2 16.3 16.4 16.5 16.1 16.3 16.3 16.4 16.4 16.2

2014

16.1 16.1 16.3 16.2 16.3 16.4 (P) 16.5            

Government

 

2013

73.6 75.3 75.5 75.7 74.9 70.9 70.4 69.5 71.9 74.0 74.2 73.9 73.3

2014

70.7 73.2 73.7 74.3 72.8 70.0 (P) 68.3            

Footnotes
(P) Preliminary

 

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

Baltimore City, Md.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

 

2013

(1) 278,307 (1) 276,083 (1) 276,480 (1) 275,919 (1) 277,984 (1) 281,377 (1) 281,326 (1) 277,806 (1) 277,053 (1) 276,113 (1) 276,202 (1) 273,436 (1) 277,340

2014

273,834 272,264 273,684 273,799 275,915 279,169 (P) 281,352            

Employment

 

2013

(1) 248,226 (1) 248,567 (1) 250,224 (1) 250,713 (1) 251,403 (1) 251,795 (1) 252,329 (1) 249,919 (1) 251,264 (1) 250,620 (1) 252,086 (1) 250,779 (1) 250,660

2014

249,521 249,406 251,183 252,543 252,828 253,210 (P) 253,379            

Unemployment

 

2013

(1) 30,081 (1) 27,516 (1) 26,256 (1) 25,206 (1) 26,581 (1) 29,582 (1) 28,997 (1) 27,887 (1) 25,789 (1) 25,493 (1) 24,116 (1) 22,657 (1) 26,680

2014

24,313 22,858 22,501 21,256 23,087 25,959 (P) 27,973            

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

(1) 10.8 (1) 10.0 (1) 9.5 (1) 9.1 (1) 9.6 (1) 10.5 (1) 10.3 (1) 10.0 (1) 9.3 (1) 9.2 (1) 8.7 (1) 8.3 (1) 9.6

2014

8.9 8.4 8.2 7.8 8.4 9.3 (P) 9.9            

Footnotes
(1) Reflects revised inputs, reestimation, and adjustment to new state control totals.
(P) Preliminary