Camden, NJ: 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
Camden, N.J. Metropolitan Division
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2016

516.4 516.3 522.3 528.4 531.7 539.0 528.0 527.6 532.3 538.3 543.4 544.7 530.7

2017

533.0 534.3 (p)538.8                    

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2016

21.1 20.8 21.5 22.1 22.6 23.0 23.2 23.3 23.0 22.7 24.3 22.8 22.5

2017

20.9 21.5 (p)21.6                    

Manufacturing

2016

36.2 36.3 36.4 36.7 36.8 37.1 37.2 37.1 37.1 37.1 37.0 37.1 36.8

2017

37.3 37.4 (p)37.8                    

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2016

116.1 115.1 115.6 116.9 117.8 118.5 118.0 117.7 118.6 120.6 124.6 125.5 118.8

2017

121.9 121.0 (p)121.6                    

Information

2016

7.0 6.9 6.9 6.9 6.6 6.9 6.9 6.9 6.9 6.8 6.7 6.8 6.9

2017

6.8 6.8 (p)6.8                    

Financial Activities

2016

29.1 29.1 29.3 29.6 29.6 29.9 30.4 30.5 30.4 30.4 30.3 31.0 30.0

2017

30.6 30.4 (p)30.2                    

Professional & Business Services

2016

75.4 74.8 76.2 77.5 78.3 79.7 78.1 77.6 77.3 78.3 78.6 79.6 77.6

2017

77.6 77.5 (p)79.0                    

Educational & Health Services

2016

92.4 92.5 93.3 93.7 93.9 94.5 94.4 94.5 94.9 95.6 95.7 96.3 94.3

2017

95.9 95.7 (p)96.7                    

Leisure & Hospitality

2016

43.0 42.9 44.1 45.9 47.6 50.2 49.5 49.0 47.5 47.0 45.6 45.5 46.5

2017

44.9 44.8 (p)45.2                    

Other Services

2016

18.1 18.1 18.3 18.7 18.9 19.6 18.9 18.8 18.4 18.3 18.3 18.3 18.6

2017

18.0 17.9 (p)18.1                    

Government

2016

78.0 79.8 80.7 80.4 79.6 79.6 71.4 72.2 78.2 81.5 82.3 81.8 78.8

2017

79.1 81.3 (p)81.8                    

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Camden, N.J. Metropolitan Division
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2016

(r)634,871 (r)637,793 (r)640,361 (r)638,033 (r)635,969 (r)642,611 (r)641,985 (r)637,510 (r)635,502 (r)639,151 (r)640,670 (r)640,187 (r)638,720

2017

642,968 (p)647,094                      

Employment

2016

(r)601,918 (r)603,623 (r)605,953 (r)606,072 (r)604,142 (r)608,723 (r)605,471 (r)604,289 (r)603,784 (r)609,944 (r)614,103 (r)613,751 (r)606,814

2017

613,193 (p)616,243                      

Unemployment

2016

(r)32,953 (r)34,170 (r)34,408 (r)31,961 (r)31,827 (r)33,888 (r)36,514 (r)33,221 (r)31,718 (r)29,207 (r)26,567 (r)26,436 (r)31,906

2017

29,775 (p)30,851                      

Unemployment Rate

2016

(r)5.2 (r)5.4 (r)5.4 (r)5.0 (r)5.0 (r)5.3 (r)5.7 (r)5.2 (r)5.0 (r)4.6 (r)4.1 (r)4.1 (r)5.0

2017

4.6 (p)4.8                      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

The Camden, N.J. Metropolitan Division (MD) includes Burlington, Camden, and Gloucester Counties in New Jersey.

 

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

Burlington County, N.J.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2016

(r)231,412 (r)232,616 (r)233,661 (r)232,811 (r)232,334 (r)234,351 (r)234,199 (r)232,542 (r)231,828 (r)233,333 (r)233,770 (r)233,651 (r)233,042

2017

234,462 (p)235,932                      

Employment

2016

(r)220,758 (r)221,546 (r)222,487 (r)222,410 (r)221,932 (r)223,473 (r)222,224 (r)221,667 (r)221,574 (r)223,870 (r)225,321 (r)225,238 (r)222,708

2017

224,992 (p)226,112                      

Unemployment

2016

(r)10,654 (r)11,070 (r)11,174 (r)10,401 (r)10,402 (r)10,878 (r)11,975 (r)10,875 (r)10,254 (r)9,463 (r)8,449 (r)8,413 (r)10,334

2017

9,470 (p)9,820                      

Unemployment Rate

2016

(r)4.6 (r)4.8 (r)4.8 (r)4.5 (r)4.5 (r)4.6 (r)5.1 (r)4.7 (r)4.4 (r)4.1 (r)3.6 (r)3.6 (r)4.4

2017

4.0 (p)4.2                      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

 

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

Camden County, N.J.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2016

(r)254,085 (r)255,207 (r)256,276 (r)255,458 (r)254,338 (r)257,278 (r)257,003 (r)255,236 (r)254,515 (r)255,784 (r)256,306 (r)256,051 (r)255,629

2017

257,202 (p)258,957                      

Employment

2016

(r)239,777 (r)240,356 (r)241,217 (r)241,384 (r)240,446 (r)242,374 (r)241,133 (r)240,737 (r)240,433 (r)242,865 (r)244,562 (r)244,390 (r)241,640

2017

244,185 (p)245,434                      

Unemployment

2016

(r)14,308 (r)14,851 (r)15,059 (r)14,074 (r)13,892 (r)14,904 (r)15,870 (r)14,499 (r)14,082 (r)12,919 (r)11,744 (r)11,661 (r)13,989

2017

13,017 (p)13,523                      

Unemployment Rate

2016

(r)5.6 (r)5.8 (r)5.9 (r)5.5 (r)5.5 (r)5.8 (r)6.2 (r)5.7 (r)5.5 (r)5.1 (r)4.6 (r)4.6 (r)5.5

2017

5.1 (p)5.2                      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

 

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

Gloucester County, N.J.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2016

(r)149,374 (r)149,970 (r)150,424 (r)149,764 (r)149,297 (r)150,982 (r)150,783 (r)149,732 (r)149,159 (r)150,034 (r)150,594 (r)150,485 (r)150,050

2017

151,304 (p)152,205                      

Employment

2016

(r)141,383 (r)141,721 (r)142,249 (r)142,278 (r)141,764 (r)142,876 (r)142,114 (r)141,885 (r)141,777 (r)143,209 (r)144,220 (r)144,123 (r)142,467

2017

144,016 (p)144,697                      

Unemployment

2016

(r)7,991 (r)8,249 (r)8,175 (r)7,486 (r)7,533 (r)8,106 (r)8,669 (r)7,847 (r)7,382 (r)6,825 (r)6,374 (r)6,362 (r)7,583

2017

7,288 (p)7,508                      

Unemployment Rate

2016

(r)5.3 (r)5.5 (r)5.4 (r)5.0 (r)5.0 (r)5.4 (r)5.7 (r)5.2 (r)4.9 (r)4.5 (r)4.2 (r)4.2 (r)5.1

2017

4.8 (p)4.9                      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised