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

 

2013

102.4 102.6 103.3 103.7 105.0 104.9 103.8 104.5 104.5 104.7 105.1 105.2 104.1

2014

102.2 102.0 102.7 103.5 104.4 104.4 (P) 103.7            

Mining, Logging, & Construction

 

2013

3.8 3.9 3.9 4.0 4.1 4.1 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.1 4.0 4.1

2014

3.8 3.8 3.9 4.0 4.1 4.2 (P) 4.1            

Manufacturing

 

2013

7.7 7.8 7.9 7.9 7.9 7.9 8.0 8.0 8.0 7.8 7.7 7.6 7.9

2014

7.5 7.5 7.6 7.7 7.7 7.7 (P) 7.7            

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

 

2013

24.5 24.2 24.2 24.4 24.7 24.9 24.7 25.1 25.1 25.1 25.7 25.9 24.9

2014

24.3 23.9 23.7 23.7 23.9 23.7 (P) 23.9            

Information

 

2013

2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.2 2.3 2.3 2.3

2014

2.3 2.3 2.3 2.2 2.2 2.2 (P) 2.3            

Financial Activities

 

2013

8.5 8.5 8.6 8.6 8.6 8.6 8.5 8.4 8.5 8.5 8.5 8.5 8.5

2014

8.5 8.5 8.5 8.6 8.6 8.7 (P) 8.7            

Professional & Business Services

 

2013

8.5 8.5 8.7 8.6 8.6 8.7 8.6 8.8 8.6 8.6 8.6 8.7 8.6

2014

8.4 8.3 8.4 8.7 8.8 8.8 (P) 8.9            

Educational & Health Services

 

2013

15.3 15.3 15.3 15.3 15.5 15.3 15.1 15.3 15.4 15.6 15.6 15.6 15.4

2014

15.4 15.5 15.6 15.7 15.6 15.7 (P) 15.5            

Leisure & Hospitality

 

2013

9.5 9.4 9.6 9.8 10.2 10.4 10.4 10.4 9.9 9.8 9.6 9.6 9.9

2014

9.5 9.4 9.7 9.8 10.2 10.4 (P) 10.4            

Other Services

 

2013

3.5 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6

2014

3.6 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.8 3.7 (P) 3.6            

Government

 

2013

18.8 19.1 19.2 19.2 19.5 19.1 18.4 18.4 18.9 19.3 19.4 19.4 19.1

2014

18.9 19.1 19.3 19.4 19.5 19.3 (P) 18.6            

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

 

2013

(1) 126,495 (1) 125,721 (1) 125,394 (1) 125,086 (1) 126,573 (1) 127,542 (1) 127,513 (1) 126,262 (1) 125,693 (1) 125,207 (1) 124,279 (1) 124,246 (1) 125,834

2014

123,187 122,940 123,202 122,870 125,030 125,751 (P) 126,081            

Employment

 

2013

(1) 115,939 (1) 115,505 (1) 115,836 (1) 116,190 (1) 117,594 (1) 118,039 (1) 118,503 (1) 117,557 (1) 117,358 (1) 116,823 (1) 116,546 (1) 116,536 (1) 116,869

2014

114,714 114,047 114,631 115,192 116,835 117,559 (P) 117,530            

Unemployment

 

2013

(1) 10,556 (1) 10,216 (1) 9,558 (1) 8,896 (1) 8,979 (1) 9,503 (1) 9,010 (1) 8,705 (1) 8,335 (1) 8,384 (1) 7,733 (1) 7,710 (1) 8,965

2014

8,473 8,893 8,571 7,678 8,195 8,192 (P) 8,551            

Unemployment Rate

 

2013

(1) 8.3 (1) 8.1 (1) 7.6 (1) 7.1 (1) 7.1 (1) 7.5 (1) 7.1 (1) 6.9 (1) 6.6 (1) 6.7 (1) 6.2 (1) 6.2 (1) 7.1

2014

6.9 7.2 7.0 6.2 6.6 6.5 (P) 6.8            

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