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Laborforce, Employment and Unemployment
(not seasonally adjusted)

Month Year Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployment Rate
08 2022 109072 104340 4732 4.3
07 2022 108809 104173 4636 4.3
06 2022 108823 104121 4702 4.3
05 2022 107523 103107 4416 4.1
04 2022 107684 103255 4429 4.1
03 2022 109797 104807 4990 4.5
02 2022 109551 103903 5648 5.2
01 2022 109503 102979 6524 6.0

 

Annual Year Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployment Rate
Average 2021 109665 102191 7474 6.8
Average 2020 110567 98100 12467 11.3
Average 2019 112015 108259 3756 3.4
Average 2018 110935 106656 4279 3.9
Average 2017 108374 103664 4710 4.3
Average 2016 105164 100340 4824 4.6
Average 2015 104724 99075 5649 5.4
Average 2014 104407 97708 6699 6.4
Average 2013 103016 95487 7529 7.3
Average 2012 102623 94810 7813 7.6
Average 2011 102349 93779 8570 8.4
Average 2010 102212 92796 9416 9.2

 

Current Employment Estimates
(not seasonally adjusted)

Industry Aug-2022 Jul-2022 Aug-2021 Net Change Prior Month Net Change Prior Year
Total nonfarm 77,400 77,100 76,600 300 800
Total private 65,700 65,600 63,800 100 1,900
Goods-producing 11,100 11,100 10,800 0 300
Service-providing 66,300 66,000 65,800 300 500
Private service-providing 54,600 54,500 53,000 100 1,600
Mining, Logging, and Construction 5,700 5,700 5,500 0 200
Manufacturing 5,400 5,400 5,300 0 100
Trade, transportation, and utilities 16,500 16,400 15,900 100 600
Retail trade 10,200 10,200 9,900 0 300
Information 500 500 500 0 0
Financial activities 2,100 2,100 2,200 0 -100
Professional and business services 6,400 6,400 6,400 0 0
Education and health services 18,000 17,900 17,400 100 600
Health care and social assistance 16,200 16,200 15,500 0 700
Leisure and hospitality 6,800 6,900 6,400 -100 400
Other services 4,300 4,300 4,200 0 100
Government 11,700 11,500 12,800 200 -1,100
Federal 2,200 2,300 2,200 -100 0
State government 2,500 2,500 3,700 0 -1,200
Local government 7,000 6,700 6,900 300 100

 

Occupational Wage Data

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