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 (p)794.5                

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 (p)15.7                

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 (p)1.4                

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 (p)33.1                

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 (p)19.8                

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 (p)29.6                

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 (p)167.4                

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 (p)131.5                

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 (p)83.3                

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 (p)76.4                

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 (p)236.3                

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

(1)402,925 (1)406,696 (1)406,065 (1)405,784 (1)404,595 (1)408,862 (1)411,058 (1)401,594 (1)400,542 (1)402,446 (1)402,811 (1)401,943 (1)404,610

2019

404,656 407,959 410,240 412,561 (p)414,087                

Employment

2018

(1)379,238 (1)382,573 (1)382,874 (1)384,850 (1)383,058 (1)384,262 (1)386,472 (1)378,443 (1)378,348 (1)381,131 (1)382,248 (1)382,184 (1)382,140

2019

380,317 383,439 387,443 391,633 (p)392,298                

Unemployment

2018

(1)23,687 (1)24,123 (1)23,191 (1)20,934 (1)21,537 (1)24,600 (1)24,586 (1)23,151 (1)22,194 (1)21,315 (1)20,563 (1)19,759 (1)22,470

2019

24,339 24,520 22,797 20,928 (p)21,789                

Unemployment Rate

2018

(1)5.9 (1)5.9 (1)5.7 (1)5.2 (1)5.3 (1)6.0 (1)6.0 (1)5.8 (1)5.5 (1)5.3 (1)5.1 (1)4.9 (1)5.6

2019

6.0 6.0 5.6 5.1 (p)5.3                

Footnotes
(1) Reflects revised population controls and model reestimation.
(p) Preliminary