Division of Workforce Development and Adult Learning

 

Maryland's Employment Situation - December 2014

 

Press Release - December 2014

 
State of Maryland
Civilian Labor Force, Employment, and Unemployment by Place of Residence
December 2014
  
Area Civilian Labor Force Employment Unemployment Unemployment
Rate
Dec
2014
Nov
2014r
Dec
2014
Nov
2014r
Dec
2014
Nov
2014r
Dec
2014
Nov
2014r
  
Seasonally Adjusted
Maryland 3,092,183 3,095,620 2,923,308 2,921,346 168,875 174,274 5.5 5.6
United States 156,129,000 156,402,000 147,442,000 147,331,000 8,688,000 9,071,000 5.6 5.8
   
  Not Seasonally Adjusted
Maryland 3,076,501 3,093,438 2,913,050 2,930,173 163,451 163,265 5.3 5.3
United States 155,521,000 156,297,000 147,190,000 147,666,000 8,331,000 8,630,000 5.4 5.5
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Maryland Nonagricultural Wage and Salary Employment
Seasonally Adjusted
(in thousands)
   
    Dec
2014
Nov
2014r
Dec
2013
Percent Change
from Dec 2013
Total Nonfarm 2,629.3   2,618.3   2,609.3   0.8         
      Mining, Logging and Construction 156.1   153.1   154.0   1.4         
      Manufacturing  103.8   103.3   104.9   -1.0         
          Durable Goods 54.8   54.8   55.6   -1.4         
          Nondurable Goods 49.0   48.5   49.3   -0.6         
      Trade, Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities 451.3   450.7   452.1   -0.2         
        Wholesale Trade 85.2   84.5   84.1   1.3         
        Retail Trade 287.5   286.6   288.1   -0.2         
        Transportation, Warehousing, & Utilities 78.6   79.6   79.9   -1.6         
      Information 35.5   35.6   38.3   -7.3         
      Financial Activities 149.3   149.7   146.9   1.6         
          Finance and Insurance 102.0   102.0   101.2   0.8         
          Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 47.3   47.7   45.7   3.5         
      Professional and Business Services 426.6   427.0   420.1   1.5         
          Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services 239.0   239.1   239.1   0.0         
          Management of Companies & Enterprises 26.6   26.5   26.0   2.3         
          Administrative & Support Services 161.0   161.4   155.0   3.9         
      Educational & Health Care & Social Assistance 432.3   429.4   421.8   2.5         
          Educational Services 80.2   78.9   76.4   5.0         
          Health Care & Social Assistance 352.1   350.5   345.4   1.9         
      Leisure & Hospitality 262.2   257.6   257.1   2.0         
          Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 43.1   41.3   41.3   4.4         
          Accommodation & Food Services 219.1   216.3   215.8   1.5         
      Other Services 110.9   111.0   110.5   0.4         
  Government 501.3   500.9   503.6   -0.5         
            Federal Government 144.4   143.4   143.4   0.7         
            State Government 111.1   111.4   111.6   -0.4         
            Local Government 245.8   246.1   248.6   -1.1         
   
Maryland Nonagricultural Wage and Salary Employment
Not Seasonally Adjusted
(in thousands)
   
   Dec
2014
Nov
2014r
Dec
2013
Percent Change
from Dec 2013
Total Nonfarm 2,641.7   2,637.9   2,621.8   0.8         
      Mining, Logging and Construction 155.4   156.3   153.3   1.4         
      Manufacturing  102.5   102.3   103.6   -1.1         
          Durable Goods 54.7   54.6   55.5   -1.4         
          Nondurable Goods 47.8   47.7   48.1   -0.6         
      Trade, Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities 466.3   460.6   467.1   -0.2         
        Wholesale Trade 84.8   84.8   83.7   1.3         
        Retail Trade 299.2   294.9   299.9   -0.2         
        Transportation, Warehousing, & Utilities 82.3   80.9   83.5   -1.4         
      Information 35.7   35.8   38.5   -7.3         
      Financial Activities 149.7   149.6   147.3   1.6         
          Finance and Insurance 102.1   102.5   101.3   0.8         
          Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 47.6   47.1   46.0   3.5         
      Professional and Business Services 425.1   428.2   418.6   1.6         
          Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services 239.2   239.6   239.3   0.0         
          Management of Companies & Enterprises 26.6   26.5   26.0   2.3         
          Administrative & Support Services 159.3   162.1   153.3   3.9         
      Educational & Health Care & Social Assistance 436.3   434.4   425.6   2.5         
          Educational Services 81.9   82.0   78.0   5.0         
          Health Care & Social Assistance 354.4   352.4   347.6   2.0         
      Leisure & Hospitality 250.0   249.8   245.1   2.0         
          Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 37.2   38.2   35.6   4.5         
          Accommodation & Food Services 212.8   211.6   209.5   1.6         
      Other Services 111.2   111.2   110.8   0.4         
  Government 509.5   509.7   511.9   -0.5         
            Federal Government 144.6   143.4   143.6   0.7         
            State Government 115.5   115.9   116.0   -0.4         
            Local Government 249.4   250.4   252.3   -1.1         
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Civilian Labor Force, Employment & Unemployment by Place of Residence (LAUS) - Maryland

Civilian Labor Force, Employment & Unemployment by Place of Residence (LAUS) - Maryland Seasonally Adjusted

Nonagricultural Wage and Salary Employment (CES) - Maryland

Seasonally Adjusted Nonagricultural Payroll Employment by Industry by Place of Employment

Release Dates

Inquiries regarding methodology, additional information, or general assistance may be directed to:

Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
Division of Workforce Development and Adult Learning
Office of Workforce Information and Performance
1100 North Eutaw Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21201
(410) 767-2250

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