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Civilian Labor Force, Employment & Unemployment by Place of Residence (LAUS) - Select Cities - 20111

 
Item Jan Feb Mar Apr May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec Avg
 
Annapolis
  Labor Force 22,485 22,497 22,559 22,389 22,495 22,665 22,718 22,666 22,652 22,767 22,761 22,746 22,617
    Employment 20,859 20,866 21,091 21,140 21,189 21,178 21,298 21,199 21,251 21,430 21,484 21,449 21,203
    Unemployment 1,626 1,631 1,468 1,249 1,306 1,487 1,420 1,467 1,401 1,337 1,277 1,297 1,414
      Rate 7.2 7.2 6.5 5.6 5.8 6.6 6.3 6.5 6.2 5.9 5.6 5.7 6.3
Bowie
  Labor Force 31,409 31,461 31,643 31,589 31,595 31,796 32,063 31,847 31,838 31,870 31,813 31,735 31,722
    Employment 29,466 29,567 29,829 29,760 29,714 29,744 30,097 29,840 29,899 30,037 30,108 30,039 29,842
    Unemployment 1,943 1,894 1,814 1,829 1,881 2,052 1,966 2,007 1,939 1,833 1,705 1,696 1,880
      Rate 6.2 6.0 5.7 5.8 6.0 6.5 6.1 6.3 6.1 5.8 5.4 5.3 5.9
College Park
  Labor Force 15,606 15,614 15,667 15,633 15,804 16,019 16,168 15,960 15,964 16,013 15,923 15,740 15,843
    Employment 14,480 14,530 14,659 14,625 14,602 14,617 14,791 14,664 14,693 14,761 14,796 14,762 14,665
    Unemployment 1,126 1,084 1,008 1,008 1,202 1,402 1,377 1,296 1,271 1,252 1,127 978 1,178
      Rate 7.2 6.9 6.4 6.4 7.6 8.8 8.5 8.1 8.0 7.8 7.1 6.2 7.4
Frederick
  Labor Force 35,923 35,773 35,934 35,699 35,855 36,101 36,405 35,890 35,883 35,984 35,847 35,826 35,927
    Employment 33,266 33,156 33,432 33,320 33,406 33,499 33,854 33,410 33,515 33,711 33,670 33,594 33,486
    Unemployment 2,657 2,617 2,502 2,379 2,449 2,602 2,551 2,480 2,368 2,273 2,177 2,232 2,441
      Rate 7.4 7.3 7.0 6.7 6.8 7.2 7.0 6.9 6.6 6.3 6.1 6.2 6.8
Gaithersburg
  Labor Force 33,719 33,664 33,846 33,649 33,832 34,148 34,459 33,964 34,106 34,167 34,015 33,876 33,954
    Employment 31,821 31,716 31,980 31,872 31,955 32,044 32,384 31,959 32,060 32,246 32,207 32,135 32,032
    Unemployment 1,898 1,948 1,866 1,777 1,877 2,104 2,075 2,005 2,046 1,921 1,808 1,741 1,922
      Rate 5.6 5.8 5.5 5.3 5.5 6.2 6.0 5.9 6.0 5.6 5.3 5.1 5.7
Hagerstown
  Labor Force 19,478 19,384 19,443 19,348 19,479 19,540 19,682 19,617 19,590 19,443 19,488 19,536 19,503
    Employment 17,025 16,956 17,152 17,191 17,195 17,140 17,393 17,362 17,443 17,474 17,627 17,603 17,297
    Unemployment 2,453 2,428 2,291 2,157 2,284 2,400 2,289 2,255 2,147 1,969 1,861 1,933 2,206
      Rate 12.6 12.5 11.8 11.1 11.7 12.3 11.6 11.5 11.0 10.1 9.5 9.9 11.3
Laurel
  Labor Force 16,135 16,230 16,323 16,236 16,235 16,387 16,567 16,422 16,402 16,419 16,406 16,392 16,346
    Employment 15,153 15,205 15,340 15,304 15,281 15,296 15,478 15,346 15,376 15,447 15,483 15,448 15,346
    Unemployment 982 1,025 983 932 954 1,091 1,089 1,076 1,026 972 923 944 1,000
      Rate 6.1 6.3 6.0 5.7 5.9 6.7 6.6 6.6 6.3 5.9 5.6 5.8 6.1
Rockville
  Labor Force 32,176 31,979 32,236 32,000 32,227 32,508 32,736 32,328 32,448 32,535 32,295 32,248 32,310
    Employment 30,435 30,335 30,587 30,484 30,564 30,648 30,973 30,568 30,664 30,842 30,805 30,736 30,637
    Unemployment 1,741 1,644 1,649 1,516 1,663 1,860 1,763 1,760 1,784 1,693 1,490 1,512 1,673
      Rate 5.4 5.1 5.1 4.7 5.2 5.7 5.4 5.4 5.5 5.2 4.6 4.7 5.2
Salisbury
  Labor Force 15,509 15,733 15,928 15,850 15,971 16,129 16,038 15,837 16,011 15,748 15,645 15,550 15,830
    Employment 13,773 14,033 14,333 14,307 14,407 14,456 14,368 14,153 14,402 14,174 14,023 13,953 14,199
    Unemployment 1,736 1,700 1,595 1,543 1,564 1,673 1,670 1,684 1,609 1,574 1,622 1,597 1,631
      Rate 11.2 10.8 10.0 9.7 9.8 10.4 10.4 10.6 10.0 10.0 10.4 10.3 10.3
 
NOTE: These data are not seasonally adjusted. They are estimates relating to the week of the 12th of the month. The count is of persons by place of residence.
1 Estimates are revised to the 2013 benchmark from the Current Population Survey.  Published April 2014

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