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

533.0 534.3 538.0 541.6 541.8 549.6 536.0 534.6 539.1 544.4 (p)548.8    

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 21.6 22.2 23.0 24.3 24.2 23.8 23.8 23.8 (p)22.8    

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 38.5 38.6 38.8 38.6 38.6 (p)39.2    

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

121.9 121.0 121.5 120.9 120.9 122.2 121.4 120.4 121.0 122.3 (p)125.9    

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 6.8 6.8 6.7 6.7 6.6 (p)6.7    

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 30.9 30.7 30.4 30.3 29.9 (p)29.6    

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 80.6 79.2 79.3 78.5 78.4 (p)79.6    

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 96.1 95.4 94.4 95.0 97.1 (p)97.1    

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 50.2 49.3 49.8 48.6 48.3 (p)47.8    

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 18.9 18.5 18.4 18.1 18.0 (p)18.0    

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 81.1 71.9 72.6 78.5 81.4 (p)82.1    

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

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

2017

642,968 646,571 646,424 644,944 639,717 644,347 644,260 640,427 639,721 640,563 (p)643,305    

Employment

2016

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

2017

613,193 615,507 619,338 620,899 612,858 616,241 612,733 608,562 608,427 609,882 (p)611,923    

Unemployment

2016

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

2017

29,775 31,064 27,086 24,045 26,859 28,106 31,527 31,865 31,294 30,681 (p)31,382    

Unemployment Rate

2016

5.2 5.4 5.4 5.0 5.0 5.3 5.7 5.2 5.0 4.6 4.1 4.1 5.0

2017

4.6 4.8 4.2 3.7 4.2 4.4 4.9 5.0 4.9 4.8 (p)4.9    

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

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

2017

234,462 235,707 235,852 235,415 233,721 235,105 235,044 233,625 233,344 233,840 (p)234,766    

Employment

2016

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

2017

224,992 225,844 227,255 227,763 224,994 226,096 224,789 223,228 223,265 223,946 (p)224,655    

Unemployment

2016

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

2017

9,470 9,863 8,597 7,652 8,727 9,009 10,255 10,397 10,079 9,894 (p)10,111    

Unemployment Rate

2016

4.6 4.8 4.8 4.5 4.5 4.6 5.1 4.7 4.4 4.1 3.6 3.6 4.4

2017

4.0 4.2 3.6 3.3 3.7 3.8 4.4 4.5 4.3 4.2 (p)4.3    

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

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

2017

257,202 258,770 258,647 258,030 255,736 257,808 257,787 256,308 256,086 256,202 (p)257,338    

Employment

2016

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

2017

244,185 245,140 246,662 247,348 243,998 245,464 244,080 242,431 242,280 242,752 (p)243,569    

Unemployment

2016

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

2017

13,017 13,630 11,985 10,682 11,738 12,344 13,707 13,877 13,806 13,450 (p)13,769    

Unemployment Rate

2016

5.6 5.8 5.9 5.5 5.5 5.8 6.2 5.7 5.5 5.1 4.6 4.6 5.5

2017

5.1 5.3 4.6 4.1 4.6 4.8 5.3 5.4 5.4 5.2 (p)5.4    

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

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

2017

151,304 152,094 151,925 151,499 150,260 151,434 151,429 150,494 150,291 150,521 (p)151,201    

Employment

2016

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

2017

144,016 144,523 145,421 145,788 143,866 144,681 143,864 142,903 142,882 143,184 (p)143,699    

Unemployment

2016

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

2017

7,288 7,571 6,504 5,711 6,394 6,753 7,565 7,591 7,409 7,337 (p)7,502    

Unemployment Rate

2016

5.3 5.5 5.4 5.0 5.0 5.4 5.7 5.2 4.9 4.5 4.2 4.2 5.1

2017

4.8 5.0 4.3 3.8 4.3 4.5 5.0 5.0 4.9 4.9 (p)5.0    

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary