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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

2019

784.2 793.6 796.6 797.7 793.4 798.9 808.2 793.7 797.8 804.2 807.0 804.5 798.3

2020

794.3 800.1 799.8 (p)734.4                  

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2019

14.6 14.7 14.8 14.8 15.0 15.2 15.1 15.1 14.8 14.9 14.7 14.5 14.9

2020

14.4 14.6 14.5 (p)13.4                  

Manufacturing

2019

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

2020

1.3 1.4 1.3 (p)1.2                  

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2019

32.6 32.6 32.5 32.7 33.2 33.4 33.0 33.0 33.4 33.5 34.2 34.6 33.2

2020

33.5 34.0 34.4 (p)28.2                  

Information

2019

19.5 19.8 19.7 19.6 19.6 20.3 20.2 20.1 20.2 20.5 20.7 20.4 20.1

2020

20.8 20.9 21.0 (p)20.4                  

Financial Activities

2019

29.4 29.7 29.6 29.7 29.6 30.1 30.2 30.1 29.7 29.9 29.6 30.0 29.8

2020

29.4 29.7 29.7 (p)29.2                  

Professional & Business Services

2019

166.6 168.5 168.7 169.3 169.5 172.1 172.4 171.2 171.1 174.6 174.7 174.0 171.1

2020

172.3 172.3 173.2 (p)168.6                  

Educational & Health Services

2019

131.0 133.7 134.2 133.0 128.5 127.3 125.7 125.7 128.9 131.5 132.7 130.7 130.2

2020

127.9 131.4 130.8 (p)121.9                  

Leisure & Hospitality

2019

77.4 79.5 81.8 83.6 83.4 83.6 82.5 81.4 82.7 82.4 81.6 80.4 81.7

2020

77.9 79.5 78.0 (p)35.2                  

Other Services

2019

75.8 76.6 76.9 77.0 77.1 78.2 78.7 77.8 77.3 77.8 78.1 79.1 77.5

2020

78.1 77.8 78.3 (p)77.6                  

Government

2019

236.0 237.2 237.1 236.6 236.1 237.3 249.1 238.0 238.3 237.7 239.3 239.4 238.5

2020

238.7 238.5 238.6 (p)238.7                  

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

2019

(r)405,356 (r)409,166 (r)409,447 (r)409,186 (r)408,260 (r)412,636 (r)416,468 (r)407,817 (r)407,988 (r)409,726 (r)412,346 (r)411,233 (r)409,969

2020

414,238 419,329 421,750 (p)403,204                  

Employment

2019

(r)380,285 (r)384,629 (r)386,482 (r)388,445 (r)386,959 (r)388,574 (r)392,330 (r)385,399 (r)386,102 (r)388,209 (r)391,565 (r)390,807 (r)387,482

2020

393,157 397,669 396,915 (p)358,366                  

Unemployment

2019

(r)25,071 (r)24,537 (r)22,965 (r)20,741 (r)21,301 (r)24,062 (r)24,138 (r)22,418 (r)21,886 (r)21,517 (r)20,781 (r)20,426 (r)22,487

2020

21,081 21,660 24,835 (p)44,838                  

Unemployment Rate

2019

(r)6.2 (r)6.0 (r)5.6 (r)5.1 (r)5.2 (r)5.8 (r)5.8 (r)5.5 (r)5.4 (r)5.3 (r)5.0 (r)5.0 (r)5.5

2020

5.1 5.2 5.9 (p)11.1                  

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised