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Laborforce, Employment and Unemployment
(not seasonally adjusted)

Month Year Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployment Rate
08 2022 158272 153870 4402 2.8
07 2022 158634 154325 4309 2.7
06 2022 158712 154251 4461 2.8
05 2022 156491 152284 4207 2.7
04 2022 156839 152841 3998 2.5
03 2022 159700 154944 4756 3.0
02 2022 158114 152880 5234 3.3
01 2022 158123 151830 6293 4.0

 

Annual Year Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployment Rate
Average 2021 157494 150286 7208 4.6
Average 2020 158265 145826 12439 7.9
Average 2019 164129 159922 4207 2.6
Average 2018 163510 158797 4713 2.9
Average 2017 160364 155229 5135 3.2
Average 2016 156156 151031 5125 3.3
Average 2015 155624 149641 5983 3.8
Average 2014 154603 147508 7095 4.6
Average 2013 152211 144036 8175 5.4
Average 2012 151232 143354 7878 5.2
Average 2011 149659 141326 8333 5.6
Average 2010 149967 140357 9610 6.4

 

Current Employment Estimates
(not seasonally adjusted)

Industry Aug-2022 Jul-2022 Aug-2021 Net Change Prior Month Net Change Prior Year
Total nonfarm 167,900 168,400 162,200 -500 5,700
Total private 151,200 151,300 145,800 -100 5,400
Goods-producing 31,500 31,600 30,900 -100 600
Service-providing 136,400 136,800 131,300 -400 5,100
Private service-providing 119,700 119,700 114,900 0 4,800
Mining, Logging, and Construction 10,300 10,400 10,100 -100 200
Manufacturing 21,200 21,200 20,800 0 400
Durable goods 16,400 16,400 16,400 0 0
Computer and electronic products 12,400 12,400 12,400 0 0
Trade, transportation, and utilities 27,300 27,100 27,000 200 300
Wholesale Trade 5,800 5,800 5,700 0 100
Retail trade 18,300 18,200 18,400 100 -100
Transportation, Warehousing and Utilities 3,200 3,100 2,900 100 300
Information 6,100 6,100 5,800 0 300
Financial activities 5,100 5,100 5,300 0 -200
Professional and business services 37,800 38,000 35,100 -200 2,700
Professional and technical services 17,300 17,400 15,800 -100 1,500
Management of companies and enterprises 10,900 10,900 10,300 0 600
Administrative and waste services 9,600 9,700 9,000 -100 600
Education and health services 24,400 24,400 24,700 0 -300
Health care and social assistance 21,500 21,300 21,100 200 400
Leisure and hospitality 14,000 14,000 12,100 0 1,900
Other services 5,000 5,000 4,900 0 100
Government 16,700 17,100 16,400 -400 300
Federal 1,700 1,700 1,700 0 0
State government 3,400 3,300 3,700 100 -300
Local government 11,600 12,100 11,000 -500 600

 

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