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Laborforce, Employment and Unemployment
(not seasonally adjusted)

Month Year Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployment Rate
08 2022 101090 96113 4977 4.9
07 2022 100421 95617 4804 4.8
06 2022 100366 95494 4872 4.9
05 2022 99100 94550 4550 4.6
04 2022 98644 93898 4746 4.8
03 2022 100086 94817 5269 5.3
02 2022 99929 93951 5978 6.0
01 2022 100410 93540 6870 6.8

 

Annual Year Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployment Rate
Average 2021 100338 92137 8201 8.2
Average 2020 100962 87979 12983 12.9
Average 2019 99988 95901 4087 4.1
Average 2018 100219 95596 4623 4.6
Average 2017 98560 93532 5028 5.1
Average 2016 96488 91346 5142 5.3
Average 2015 95939 89710 6229 6.5
Average 2014 94902 87452 7450 7.9
Average 2013 94243 85358 8885 9.4
Average 2012 93703 84748 8955 9.6
Average 2011 92933 83593 9340 10.1
Average 2010 92159 82362 9797 10.6

 

Current Employment Estimates
(not seasonally adjusted)

Industry Aug-2022 Jul-2022 Aug-2021 Net Change Prior Month Net Change Prior Year
Total nonfarm 84,300 83,400 80,500 900 3,800
Total private 75,100 74,200 71,700 900 3,400
Goods-producing 13,700 13,600 12,800 100 900
Service-providing 70,600 69,800 67,700 800 2,900
Private service-providing 61,400 60,600 58,900 800 2,500
Mining, Logging, and Construction 4,600 4,500 4,200 100 400
Manufacturing 9,100 9,100 8,600 0 500
Trade, transportation, and utilities 15,800 15,500 15,300 300 500
Information 900 900 900 0 0
Financial activities 2,300 2,300 2,400 0 -100
Professional and business services 9,500 9,500 9,700 0 -200
Education and health services 21,500 20,900 20,000 600 1,500
Leisure and hospitality 8,600 8,600 7,900 0 700
Other services 2,800 2,900 2,700 -100 100
Government 9,200 9,200 8,800 0 400
Federal 400 400 400 0 0
State government 1,000 1,000 1,000 0 0
Local government 7,800 7,800 7,400 0 400

 

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