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District of Columbia: 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
District of Columbia
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2018

779.9 787.9 791.2 793.3 791.1 793.9 801.5 787.6 791.4 797.6 795.4 795.0 792.2

2019

786.4 791.3 794.1 796.7 791.7 799.0 809.7 (p)796.9          

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2018

15.2 15.5 15.8 16.0 15.9 16.1 15.9 15.7 15.6 15.6 15.4 15.3 15.7

2019

15.2 15.2 15.3 15.5 15.7 15.9 16.1 (p)16.1          

Manufacturing

2018

1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3

2019

1.3 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 (p)1.3          

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2018

33.0 33.0 33.1 33.0 33.1 33.1 33.2 32.9 33.1 33.6 33.5 33.6 33.2

2019

32.6 32.4 32.8 33.2 33.1 33.3 33.7 (p)32.9          

Information

2018

18.3 18.7 18.7 18.9 19.0 19.7 19.8 19.4 19.4 19.7 19.8 20.0 19.3

2019

19.7 19.9 19.9 20.1 19.8 20.1 20.3 (p)20.2          

Financial Activities

2018

29.4 29.6 29.6 29.5 29.7 30.1 30.2 30.1 29.8 29.7 29.7 29.5 29.7

2019

29.4 29.2 29.5 29.7 29.6 30.0 30.2 (p)30.1          

Professional & Business Services

2018

165.4 166.5 166.7 166.7 167.0 169.6 168.9 167.9 167.4 169.0 167.6 169.1 167.7

2019

169.1 169.4 167.9 166.6 166.9 170.4 170.7 (p)170.7          

Educational & Health Services

2018

128.9 132.9 133.0 133.1 129.4 126.2 125.6 126.6 131.3 134.0 135.3 133.4 130.8

2019

130.7 133.6 133.8 133.9 128.9 127.9 128.3 (p)128.1          

Leisure & Hospitality

2018

75.0 76.9 79.4 81.2 81.6 82.0 80.5 79.3 80.3 80.9 79.8 79.5 79.7

2019

77.2 78.2 81.5 82.6 83.5 83.3 83.0 (p)82.8          

Other Services

2018

75.3 75.9 76.1 76.2 76.3 77.2 77.3 76.5 76.0 76.5 76.2 76.1 76.3

2019

74.9 75.5 75.4 76.6 76.5 78.5 79.4 (p)78.7          

Government

2018

238.1 237.6 237.5 237.4 237.8 238.5 248.7 237.8 237.2 237.3 236.8 237.2 238.5

2019

236.3 236.6 236.7 237.1 236.3 238.2 246.6 (p)236.0          

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

District of Columbia
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2018

402,925 406,696 406,065 405,784 404,595 408,862 411,058 401,594 400,542 402,446 402,811 401,943 404,610

2019

404,656 407,959 410,240 412,561 413,491 415,985 418,613 (p)406,759          

Employment

2018

379,238 382,573 382,874 384,850 383,058 384,262 386,472 378,443 378,348 381,131 382,248 382,184 382,140

2019

380,317 383,439 387,443 391,633 391,728 391,618 393,749 (p)384,629          

Unemployment

2018

23,687 24,123 23,191 20,934 21,537 24,600 24,586 23,151 22,194 21,315 20,563 19,759 22,470

2019

24,339 24,520 22,797 20,928 21,763 24,367 24,864 (p)22,130          

Unemployment Rate

2018

5.9 5.9 5.7 5.2 5.3 6.0 6.0 5.8 5.5 5.3 5.1 4.9 5.6

2019

6.0 6.0 5.6 5.1 5.3 5.9 5.9 (p)5.4          

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary