Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV: 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
Hagerstown-Martinsburg, Md.-W.Va. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2016

104.7 104.0 105.8 106.7 107.8 107.4 106.3 106.6 107.2 108.7 110.2 110.4 107.2

2017

106.2 106.0 105.9 107.2 107.6 108.4 107.1 106.5 106.7 107.7 (p)109.7    

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2016

3.8 3.6 3.8 4.1 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.3 4.2 4.2 4.1 4.1

2017

3.9 3.9 3.8 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.1 4.1 4.1 4.1 (p)4.1    

Manufacturing

2016

8.0 7.8 7.9 7.9 8.0 7.9 8.0 7.9 7.9 7.8 7.8 7.8 7.9

2017

7.9 8.0 8.0 8.1 8.0 8.3 8.3 8.0 8.1 8.1 (p)8.2    

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2016

26.0 25.3 25.7 25.8 25.8 25.8 25.5 25.7 26.1 27.8 29.2 29.4 26.5

2017

26.7 25.9 25.8 26.2 26.4 26.5 26.4 26.4 26.6 27.7 (p)29.3    

Information

2016

2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.4

2017

2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.5 2.5 (p)2.5    

Financial Activities

2016

7.8 7.9 8.0 7.9 8.0 8.0 8.0 8.0 7.9 7.7 7.7 7.7 7.9

2017

7.7 7.7 7.6 7.6 7.6 7.6 7.6 7.5 7.5 7.5 (p)7.6    

Professional & Business Services

2016

9.0 9.0 9.0 9.2 9.1 9.3 9.3 9.4 9.2 9.3 9.3 9.3 9.2

2017

8.9 8.9 9.0 9.1 9.1 9.3 9.3 9.2 9.2 9.2 (p)9.4    

Educational & Health Services

2016

16.5 16.3 16.5 16.5 16.5 16.3 16.4 16.6 16.8 16.8 16.9 17.0 16.6

2017

16.8 17.0 17.0 17.1 17.0 16.7 16.6 16.7 16.9 16.7 (p)16.7    

Leisure & Hospitality

2016

9.4 9.5 9.8 10.3 10.6 10.6 10.4 10.5 10.1 9.9 9.8 9.7 10.1

2017

9.6 9.5 9.6 10.0 10.2 10.6 10.1 10.1 9.7 9.5 (p)9.5    

Other Services

2016

4.2 4.2 4.4 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3

2017

4.3 4.3 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 (p)4.5    

Government

2016

17.7 18.1 18.4 18.4 19.0 18.6 17.8 17.6 18.0 18.3 18.4 18.5 18.2

2017

17.8 18.2 18.1 18.1 18.2 18.1 17.6 17.4 17.6 17.9 (p)17.9    

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Hagerstown-Martinsburg, Md.-W.Va. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2016

129,537 129,480 130,139 130,366 131,014 133,014 132,893 131,862 131,403 132,954 132,719 133,039 131,535

2017

131,733 131,630 131,137 132,182 132,084 134,591 133,948 132,514 131,709 132,521 (p)133,065    

Employment

2016

122,935 122,518 123,802 124,834 125,633 127,082 127,132 125,738 125,909 127,393 127,562 127,859 125,700

2017

125,631 125,420 125,275 127,165 127,237 129,066 128,510 126,888 126,996 127,706 (p)127,858    

Unemployment

2016

6,602 6,962 6,337 5,532 5,381 5,932 5,761 6,124 5,494 5,561 5,157 5,180 5,835

2017

6,102 6,210 5,862 5,017 4,847 5,525 5,438 5,626 4,713 4,815 (p)5,207    

Unemployment Rate

2016

5.1 5.4 4.9 4.2 4.1 4.5 4.3 4.6 4.2 4.2 3.9 3.9 4.4

2017

4.6 4.7 4.5 3.8 3.7 4.1 4.1 4.2 3.6 3.6 (p)3.9    

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

The Hagerstown-Martinsburg, Md.-W.Va. Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) includes Washington County in Maryland and Berkeley and Morgan Counties in West Virginia.