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

2016

770.2 776.7 779.7 785.8 784.4 775.5 787.0 771.9 784.0 790.1 791.6 788.9 782.2

2017

779.6 785.3 787.0 789.6 789.5 792.4 802.5 786.5 793.3 798.1 (p)798.2    

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2016

15.8 15.5 15.9 15.7 15.8 15.9 14.7 14.7 14.6 14.7 14.6 14.3 15.2

2017

14.3 14.4 14.5 14.6 14.8 14.9 15.1 15.1 14.8 14.7 (p)14.6    

Manufacturing

2016

1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2

2017

1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 (p)1.2    

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2016

32.1 32.3 32.3 32.6 32.6 32.9 32.7 32.5 32.7 32.4 32.5 32.7 32.5

2017

31.7 32.1 32.3 32.4 32.5 32.9 32.6 32.7 32.7 32.8 (p)33.1    

Information

2016

16.9 17.1 17.0 17.0 16.7 17.0 17.1 17.1 16.9 16.9 16.9 16.9 17.0

2017

16.7 16.8 16.7 16.8 16.7 16.9 16.8 16.8 16.7 16.6 (p)16.7    

Financial Activities

2016

29.5 29.5 29.7 29.9 29.8 30.0 30.4 30.5 30.3 30.2 29.9 29.8 30.0

2017

29.3 29.4 29.0 28.8 29.0 29.4 29.9 29.9 29.7 29.8 (p)29.3    

Professional & Business Services

2016

162.1 163.3 163.6 165.1 164.9 165.6 166.9 165.7 165.1 167.4 168.7 168.4 165.6

2017

166.3 167.2 167.2 167.4 168.6 170.2 170.6 168.9 168.6 170.7 (p)171.0    

Educational & Health Services

2016

133.7 136.2 136.4 137.5 136.2 125.2 125.7 125.8 136.5 139.9 140.1 137.8 134.3

2017

135.0 139.5 139.6 139.0 134.9 133.0 132.3 132.4 138.4 140.9 (p)141.8    

Leisure & Hospitality

2016

70.2 72.1 73.7 76.9 76.2 75.3 75.0 75.0 76.3 76.9 76.7 76.7 75.1

2017

74.9 76.1 77.7 80.3 81.9 82.4 82.9 80.2 81.1 81.9 (p)80.3    

Other Services

2016

71.1 71.4 71.7 72.0 72.0 72.3 73.3 72.8 72.4 72.2 72.0 71.4 72.1

2017

70.4 70.6 70.4 71.3 71.5 72.4 72.6 72.2 72.2 72.1 (p)72.8    

Government

2016

237.6 238.1 238.2 237.9 239.0 240.1 250.0 236.6 238.0 238.3 239.0 239.7 239.4

2017

239.8 238.0 238.4 237.8 238.4 239.1 248.5 237.1 237.9 237.4 (p)237.4    

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

2016

389,396 392,467 391,324 391,221 388,784 394,651 397,407 391,268 390,933 394,704 394,454 392,765 392,448

2017

397,018 399,576 397,076 397,998 400,536 405,058 405,950 397,156 399,623 401,159 (p)401,691    

Employment

2016

363,869 366,817 367,823 370,091 367,742 369,713 372,221 366,300 366,845 371,315 372,111 371,309 368,846

2017

373,488 375,089 374,527 376,409 378,585 379,290 377,888 370,950 371,637 373,697 (p)378,501    

Unemployment

2016

25,527 25,650 23,501 21,130 21,042 24,938 25,186 24,968 24,088 23,389 22,343 21,456 23,602

2017

23,530 24,487 22,549 21,589 21,951 25,768 28,062 26,206 27,986 27,462 (p)23,190    

Unemployment Rate

2016

6.6 6.5 6.0 5.4 5.4 6.3 6.3 6.4 6.2 5.9 5.7 5.5 6.0

2017

5.9 6.1 5.7 5.4 5.5 6.4 6.9 6.6 7.0 6.8 (p)5.8    

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary