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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

2018

587.1 589.6 591.7 595.6 599.7 604.7 600.5 600.6 596.3 596.9 598.1 596.3 596.4

2019

586.2 588.1 590.5 596.1 600.7 605.3 602.1 (p)599.2          

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2018

33.3 33.5 33.7 34.2 34.6 35.3 35.6 35.7 35.4 35.3 35.2 34.4 34.7

2019

33.8 33.5 33.5 33.8 34.0 34.8 33.8 (p)34.3          

Manufacturing

2018

18.0 18.0 18.1 18.2 18.2 18.5 18.7 18.6 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.4

2019

18.4 18.4 18.6 18.7 18.7 18.9 18.9 (p)18.8          

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2018

77.5 76.5 76.4 76.3 76.8 77.3 77.9 77.9 77.3 77.1 79.2 79.0 77.4

2019

76.5 75.2 76.1 76.1 77.0 78.3 77.8 (p)77.4          

Information

2018

12.3 12.5 12.3 12.2 12.2 12.3 11.9 12.1 11.8 11.9 12.1 12.0 12.1

2019

11.8 12.0 12.1 12.0 11.9 11.9 11.9 (p)12.1          

Financial Activities

2018

37.0 37.1 37.2 37.3 37.3 37.5 37.3 37.2 36.8 36.7 36.0 35.7 36.9

2019

34.9 34.9 34.9 35.5 35.8 36.2 36.3 (p)36.4          

Professional & Business Services

2018

128.7 129.4 130.2 131.3 131.4 132.0 133.0 132.5 130.8 131.1 130.7 131.2 131.0

2019

129.7 132.2 132.7 134.6 135.2 135.0 135.0 (p)133.4          

Educational & Health Services

2018

92.9 94.1 94.2 94.7 95.1 94.9 94.7 94.2 94.4 95.0 96.3 96.1 94.7

2019

94.6 94.9 95.1 95.1 95.1 94.7 95.3 (p)95.2          

Leisure & Hospitality

2018

54.0 53.7 54.4 56.2 58.3 61.0 61.3 60.6 57.5 56.0 54.8 54.0 56.8

2019

52.8 52.7 53.1 55.5 57.8 61.4 61.2 (p)60.7          

Other Services

2018

24.7 24.7 24.9 25.0 25.2 25.6 25.8 25.6 25.2 25.2 25.2 25.2 25.2

2019

24.9 24.9 25.0 25.2 25.3 25.4 25.6 (p)25.4          

Government

2018

108.7 110.1 110.3 110.2 110.6 110.3 104.3 106.2 108.6 110.1 110.1 110.2 109.1

2019

108.8 109.4 109.4 109.6 109.9 108.7 106.3 (p)105.5          

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

2018

681,683 685,614 686,940 681,293 682,571 691,667 697,132 687,305 686,149 686,453 683,897 679,130 685,820

2019

682,502 686,312 685,617 680,840 686,446 700,056 710,160 (p)703,368          

Employment

2018

656,214 660,662 663,689 661,153 660,968 666,257 673,321 666,182 665,459 665,462 664,112 660,462 663,662

2019

658,046 662,555 663,370 662,133 665,648 676,242 686,450 (p)681,883          

Unemployment

2018

25,469 24,952 23,251 20,140 21,603 25,410 23,811 21,123 20,690 20,991 19,785 18,668 22,158

2019

24,456 23,757 22,247 18,707 20,798 23,814 23,710 (p)21,485          

Unemployment Rate

2018

3.7 3.6 3.4 3.0 3.2 3.7 3.4 3.1 3.0 3.1 2.9 2.7 3.2

2019

3.6 3.5 3.2 2.7 3.0 3.4 3.3 (p)3.1          

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary