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Laborforce, Employment and Unemployment
(not seasonally adjusted)

Month Year Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployment Rate
02 2024 159226 154163 5063 3.2
01 2024 160324 155442 4882 3.0

 

Annual Year Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployment Rate
Average 2022 157145 152198 4947 3.1
Average 2021 157229 150211 7018 4.5
Average 2020 158683 146267 12416 7.8
Average 2019 164621 160457 4164 2.5
Average 2018 163968 159214 4754 2.9
Average 2017 160446 155311 5135 3.2
Average 2016 156236 151111 5125 3.3
Average 2015 155697 149714 5983 3.8
Average 2014 154669 147574 7095 4.6
Average 2013 152138 143963 8175 5.4
Average 2012 151137 143259 7878 5.2
Average 2011 149672 141339 8333 5.6
Average 2010 149967 140357 9610 6.4

 

Current Employment Estimates
(not seasonally adjusted)

Industry Feb-2024 Jan-2024 Feb-2023 Net Change Prior Month Net Change Prior Year
Total nonfarm 167,800 167,100 167,400 700 400
Total private 148,000 147,900 148,200 100 -200
Goods-producing 29,000 29,000 29,800 0 -800
Service-providing 138,800 138,100 137,600 700 1,200
Private service-providing 119,000 118,900 118,400 100 600
Mining, Logging, and Construction 9,900 10,000 10,100 -100 -200
Manufacturing 19,100 19,000 19,700 100 -600
Durable goods 14,600 14,700 15,300 -100 -700
Computer and electronic products 10,800 10,800 11,200 0 -400
Trade, transportation, and utilities 27,800 28,000 28,100 -200 -300
Wholesale Trade 6,000 6,000 5,900 0 100
Retail trade 17,800 18,000 18,100 -200 -300
Transportation, Warehousing and Utilities 4,000 4,000 4,100 0 -100
Information 6,300 6,300 6,200 0 100
Financial activities 5,200 5,200 5,000 0 200
Professional and business services 36,100 36,000 36,100 100 0
Professional and technical services 15,500 15,500 15,700 0 -200
Management of companies and enterprises 11,900 11,800 11,400 100 500
Administrative and waste services 8,700 8,700 9,000 0 -300
Education and health services 26,000 26,100 25,600 -100 400
Health care and social assistance 22,500 22,500 22,000 0 500
Leisure and hospitality 12,300 12,000 12,100 300 200
Other services 5,300 5,300 5,300 0 0
Government 19,800 19,200 19,200 600 600
Federal 1,800 1,700 1,700 100 100
State government 4,400 4,000 4,100 400 300
Local government 13,600 13,500 13,400 100 200

 

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