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Virginia: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, seasonally adjusted

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Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
Virginia
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Total Nonfarm

2021

3,899.7 3,903.0 3,911.7 3,913.3 3,919.4 3,921.7 3,950.4 3,967.2 3,958.9 3,973.4 3,986.8 3,994.4

2022

3,993.6 4,018.2 4,024.2 4,037.4 4,047.8 (p)4,045.1            

Mining and Logging

2021

6.9 6.9 6.9 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.0 6.9 7.0 7.0 7.1

2022

7.0 7.0 7.2 7.1 7.3 (p)7.4            

Construction

2021

205.3 205.3 205.3 205.7 206.1 205.6 206.1 205.7 205.4 203.6 204.2 204.5

2022

204.5 206.9 207.1 206.2 205.0 (p)206.1            

Manufacturing

2021

237.6 238.4 238.6 236.9 236.5 233.3 236.4 236.8 237.0 234.3 235.5 235.0

2022

235.1 236.0 235.6 235.8 237.2 (p)237.5            

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2021

652.4 651.7 652.7 652.2 653.3 654.6 655.1 655.7 654.6 657.8 660.7 662.0

2022

664.5 668.7 665.5 662.6 662.0 (p)663.8            

Information

2021

65.2 65.4 65.5 65.6 65.7 66.0 66.0 66.0 66.0 67.9 68.0 67.6

2022

67.3 66.6 68.0 68.3 68.1 (p)69.2            

Financial Activities

2021

209.6 210.1 210.5 210.2 209.9 209.4 209.9 210.2 210.4 209.3 209.8 210.0

2022

207.0 207.0 207.4 207.5 206.2 (p)208.1            

Professional & Business Services

2021

767.8 769.7 773.3 773.3 775.5 774.3 777.7 778.8 778.7 780.1 781.5 783.6

2022

783.2 788.6 790.0 790.7 789.1 (p)790.7            

Educational & Health Services

2021

532.8 533.0 533.9 535.3 535.8 533.4 539.0 538.0 534.1 535.6 539.9 539.3

2022

544.4 540.8 546.2 553.8 556.6 (p)559.6            

Leisure & Hospitality

2021

337.5 337.7 338.7 338.7 341.3 348.8 366.4 368.4 370.8 373.1 378.4 385.3

2022

388.0 393.1 394.7 401.5 407.7 (p)411.1            

Other Services

2021

181.8 181.9 181.6 182.8 182.8 182.6 183.7 184.7 184.2 186.7 185.8 186.5

2022

186.3 187.8 188.1 189.1 188.7 (p)187.2            

Government

2021

702.8 702.9 704.7 705.6 705.5 706.7 703.1 715.9 710.8 718.0 716.0 713.5

2022

706.3 715.7 714.4 714.8 719.9 (p)704.4            

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

Labor Force data from the Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program
(seasonally adjusted data)

Virginia
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Labor Force

2021

(r)4,273,026 (r)4,269,666 (r)4,271,368 (r)4,271,495 (r)4,269,959 (r)4,265,672 (r)4,259,200 (r)4,257,595 (r)4,256,874 (r)4,261,352 (r)4,261,974 (r)4,261,296

2022

4,277,852 4,292,097 4,311,626 4,330,002 4,347,215 (p)4,353,465            

Employment

2021

(r)4,070,041 (r)4,072,592 (r)4,079,907 (r)4,087,031 (r)4,093,462 (r)4,096,488 (r)4,098,902 (r)4,104,689 (r)4,110,238 (r)4,118,511 (r)4,120,445 (r)4,120,143

2022

4,138,518 4,156,074 4,180,531 4,200,202 4,218,400 (p)4,232,192            

Unemployment

2021

(r)202,985 (r)197,074 (r)191,461 (r)184,464 (r)176,497 (r)169,184 (r)160,298 (r)152,906 (r)146,636 (r)142,841 (r)141,529 (r)141,153

2022

139,334 136,023 131,095 129,800 128,815 (p)121,273            

Unemployment Rate

2021

(r)4.8 (r)4.6 (r)4.5 (r)4.3 (r)4.1 (r)4.0 (r)3.8 (r)3.6 (r)3.4 (r)3.4 (r)3.3 (r)3.3

2022

3.3 3.2 3.0 3.0 3.0 (p)2.8            

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised