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Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, MD: 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
Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, Md. Metropolitan Division
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2019

595.4 594.6 597.8 603.2 607.2 611.0 608.2 605.1 602.1 606.7 609.5 607.6 604.0

2020

595.7 597.4 593.3 (p)541.3                  

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2019

34.4 34.3 34.8 35.2 35.4 35.8 35.3 35.4 35.2 35.8 35.4 35.0 35.2

2020

35.1 35.0 34.4 (p)32.9                  

Manufacturing

2019

18.5 18.6 18.6 18.7 18.8 19.1 19.2 19.2 19.0 19.1 19.1 19.0 18.9

2020

18.8 18.9 18.8 (p)17.4                  

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2019

77.8 75.7 76.0 76.4 77.0 77.7 77.6 77.7 76.8 76.8 78.8 79.4 77.3

2020

75.9 75.8 75.7 (p)68.7                  

Information

2019

12.0 12.1 12.3 11.9 11.8 11.8 11.7 11.6 11.5 11.6 11.5 11.3 11.8

2020

11.3 11.2 10.9 (p)8.9                  

Financial Activities

2019

36.7 36.7 36.8 37.1 37.2 37.3 37.8 37.9 37.3 37.8 38.0 38.2 37.4

2020

37.7 37.7 37.4 (p)37.0                  

Professional & Business Services

2019

131.7 131.7 132.4 134.6 135.1 136.0 135.8 134.7 133.7 135.7 135.2 134.6 134.3

2020

133.3 133.0 134.3 (p)129.9                  

Educational & Health Services

2019

95.3 96.2 96.3 97.1 97.1 97.0 96.8 96.2 96.2 96.4 97.6 97.4 96.6

2020

95.9 96.9 95.6 (p)82.5                  

Leisure & Hospitality

2019

54.6 54.3 55.3 56.6 58.2 60.3 60.0 59.0 56.3 55.6 55.1 54.0 56.6

2020

52.5 53.5 51.4 (p)32.6                  

Other Services

2019

25.1 25.1 25.1 25.4 25.6 25.8 26.0 25.8 25.3 25.2 25.2 25.2 25.4

2020

25.0 24.9 24.2 (p)21.2                  

Government

2019

109.3 109.9 110.2 110.2 111.0 110.2 108.0 107.6 110.8 112.7 113.6 113.5 110.6

2020

110.2 110.5 110.6 (p)110.2                  

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, Md. Metropolitan Division
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2019

(1)695,837 (1)696,708 (1)696,950 (1)692,464 (1)695,856 (1)705,686 (1)714,702 (1)705,323 (1)704,141 (1)707,224 (1)705,359 (1)699,284 (1)701,628

2020

700,933 702,237 (p)701,196                    

Employment

2019

(1)670,781 (1)673,410 (1)675,179 (1)674,379 (1)675,586 (1)682,336 (1)691,540 (1)684,510 (1)684,819 (1)687,626 (1)686,811 (1)682,181 (1)680,763

2020

680,518 681,384 (p)681,497                    

Unemployment

2019

(1)25,056 (1)23,298 (1)21,771 (1)18,085 (1)20,270 (1)23,350 (1)23,162 (1)20,813 (1)19,322 (1)19,598 (1)18,548 (1)17,103 (1)20,865

2020

20,415 20,853 (p)19,699                    

Unemployment Rate

2019

(1)3.6 (1)3.3 (1)3.1 (1)2.6 (1)2.9 (1)3.3 (1)3.2 (1)3.0 (1)2.7 (1)2.8 (1)2.6 (1)2.4 (1)3.0

2020

2.9 3.0 (p)2.8                    

Footnotes
(1) Data were subject to revision on April 17, 2020.
(p) Preliminary