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Civilian Labor Force, Employment and Unemployment - Monthly Labor Review -October 2014

 

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Civilian Labor Force, Employment, and Unemployment By Place of Residence
October 2014
 
Area Civilian
Labor Force
Employment Unemployment Unemployment
Rate
Oct
2014
Sept
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2014
Sept
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2014
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      Seasonally Adjusted
Maryland 3,100,417 3,103,067 2,915,305 2,908,870 185,112 194,197 6.0   6.3  
United States* 156,278,000 155,862,000 147,283,000 146,600,000 8,995,000 9,262,000 5.8   5.9  
 
    Not Seasonally Adjusted
Maryland 3,104,390 3,097,612 2,937,816 2,925,335 166,574 172,277 5.4   5.6  
 
Baltimore-Towson MSA 1,471,106 1,468,204 1,388,541 1,382,852 82,565 85,352 5.6   5.8  
    Baltimore City 275,689 275,159 253,102 252,065 22,587 23,094 8.2   8.4  
    Anne Arundel 306,095 305,518 291,464 290,270 14,631 15,248 4.8   5.0  
    Baltimore 451,654 450,814 426,303 424,557 25,351 26,257 5.6   5.8  
    Carroll 94,270 93,954 90,055 89,686 4,215 4,268 4.5   4.5  
    Harford 138,872 138,664 131,725 131,185 7,147 7,479 5.1   5.4  
    Howard 177,009 176,670 169,598 168,903 7,411 7,767 4.2   4.4  
    Queen Anne's 27,517 27,425 26,294 26,186 1,223 1,239 4.4   4.5  
 
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Division, MD 596,485 592,830 563,829 558,805 32,656 34,025 5.5   5.7  
    Calvert 47,654 47,361 45,493 45,087 2,161 2,274 4.5   4.8  
    Charles 80,511 80,025 76,488 75,806 4,023 4,219 5.0   5.3  
    Prince George's 468,321 465,444 441,849 437,912 26,472 27,532 5.7   5.9  
 
Bethesda-Frederick-Rockville Metro Div 657,942 656,084 629,458 626,406 28,484 29,678 4.3   4.5  
    Frederick 127,362 126,966 121,451 120,862 5,911 6,104 4.6   4.8  
    Montgomery 530,580 529,118 508,007 505,544 22,573 23,574 4.3   4.5  
 
Cumberland, MD-WV MSA 49,423 49,263 46,504 46,179 2,919 3,084 5.9   6.3  
    Allegany 35,748 35,623 33,595 33,329 2,153 2,294 6.0   6.4  
 
Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV MSA 123,579 123,011 116,247 115,330 7,332 7,681 5.9   6.2  
    Washington 69,179 68,830 64,844 64,236 4,335 4,594 6.3   6.7  
 
Salisbury, MD MSA 62,516 62,639 58,258 58,436 4,258 4,203 6.8   6.7  
    Somerset 10,452 10,538 9,629 9,658 823 880 7.9   8.4  
    Wicomico 52,064 52,101 48,629 48,778 3,435 3,323 6.6   6.4  
 
Balance of State 211,416 213,400 199,291 201,271 12,125 12,129 5.7   5.7  
    Caroline 16,667 16,580 15,664 15,561 1,003 1,019 6.0   6.1  
    Cecil 50,646 50,592 48,132 47,937 2,514 2,655 5.0   5.2  
    Dorchester 16,280 16,109 15,085 14,890 1,195 1,219 7.3   7.6  
    Garrett 16,652 16,703 15,782 15,777 870 926 5.2   5.5  
    Kent 10,288 10,306 9,716 9,709 572 597 5.6   5.8  
    St. Mary's 55,465 55,207 52,801 52,427 2,664 2,780 4.8   5.0  
    Talbot 18,452 18,371 17,494 17,392 958 979 5.2   5.3  
    Worcester 26,966 29,532 24,617 27,578 2,349 1,954 8.7   6.6  
 
United States* 156,616,000 155,903,000 147,936,000 146,941,000 8,680,000 8,962,000 5.5   5.7  
 

*Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.

r - revised

NOTE: Figures may not add due to rounding. These are estimates relating to the week of the 12th of each month. The count is of persons not jobs.

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