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

533.0 534.3 538.0 541.6 541.8 (p)549.0              

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 21.6 22.2 23.0 (p)24.1              

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 37.8 37.6 37.9 (p)38.8              

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

121.9 121.0 121.5 120.9 120.9 (p)122.0              

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 6.8 6.8 6.8 (p)6.9              

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 30.2 30.5 31.0 (p)30.8              

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 78.6 79.9 78.9 (p)80.6              

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 96.4 96.6 95.7 (p)96.0              

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 45.2 47.0 48.0 (p)49.8              

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 18.1 18.3 18.4 (p)18.9              

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 81.8 81.8 81.2 (p)81.1              

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

642,968 646,571 646,424 644,944 (p)639,484                

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

613,193 615,507 619,338 620,899 (p)612,644                

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 31,064 27,086 24,045 (p)26,840                

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 4.8 4.2 3.7 (p)4.2                

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

234,462 235,707 235,852 235,415 (p)233,631                

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

224,992 225,844 227,255 227,763 (p)224,916                

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 9,863 8,597 7,652 (p)8,715                

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 4.2 3.6 3.3 (p)3.7                

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

257,202 258,770 258,647 258,030 (p)255,652                

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

244,185 245,140 246,662 247,348 (p)243,913                

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 13,630 11,985 10,682 (p)11,739                

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 5.3 4.6 4.1 (p)4.6                

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

151,304 152,094 151,925 151,499 (p)150,201                

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

144,016 144,523 145,421 145,788 (p)143,815                

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 7,571 6,504 5,711 (p)6,386                

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 5.0 4.3 3.8 (p)4.3                

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised