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Civilian Labor Force, Employment & Unemployment by Place of Residence (LAUS) - Select Cities - 2013

 
Item Jan Feb Mar Apr May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov* Dec Avg
 
Annapolis
  Labor Force 23,077 23,050 23,022 23,016 23,141 23,375 23,260 22,975 23,129 22,987 23,043 22,794 23,072
    Employment 21,607 21,689 21,776 21,827 21,775 21,811 21,820 21,647 21,877 21,748 21,916 21,795 21,774
    Unemployment 1,470 1,361 1,246 1,189 1,366 1,564 1,440 1,328 1,252 1,239 1,127 999 1,298
      Rate 6.4 5.9 5.4 5.2 5.9 6.7 6.2 5.8 5.4 5.4 4.9 4.4 5.6
Bowie
  Labor Force 31,602 31,645 31,784 31,646 31,752 31,854 31,893 31,402 31,474 31,520 31,495 31,344 31,618
    Employment 29,792 29,900 30,070 30,002 29,907 29,832 30,056 29,655 29,832 29,667 29,922 29,912 29,879
    Unemployment 1,810 1,745 1,714 1,644 1,845 2,022 1,837 1,747 1,642 1,853 1,573 1,432 1,739
      Rate 5.7 5.5 5.4 5.2 5.8 6.3 5.8 5.6 5.2 5.9 5.0 4.6 5.5
College Park
  Labor Force 15,764 15,888 15,962 15,834 16,001 16,283 16,232 15,804 15,665 15,808 15,731 15,582 15,879
    Employment 14,641 14,694 14,777 14,744 14,697 14,660 14,770 14,573 14,660 14,579 14,704 14,700 14,683
    Unemployment 1,123 1,194 1,185 1,090 1,304 1,623 1,462 1,231 1,005 1,229 1,027 882 1,196
      Rate 7.1 7.5 7.4 6.9 8.1 10.0 9.0 7.8 6.4 7.8 6.5 5.7 7.5
Frederick
  Labor Force 36,134 36,041 36,222 36,161 36,203 36,642 36,859 36,265 36,266 35,984 35,886 35,685 36,196
    Employment 33,759 33,784 34,016 34,075 33,934 34,098 34,517 34,110 34,181 33,785 33,983 33,897 34,012
    Unemployment 2,375 2,257 2,206 2,086 2,269 2,544 2,342 2,155 2,085 2,199 1,903 1,788 2,184
      Rate 6.6 6.3 6.1 5.8 6.3 6.9 6.4 5.9 5.7 6.1 5.3 5.0 6.0
Gaithersburg
  Labor Force 34,172 34,165 34,305 34,263 34,352 34,713 34,886 34,365 34,363 34,031 34,028 33,809 34,287
    Employment 32,293 32,317 32,539 32,595 32,460 32,617 33,018 32,629 32,696 32,317 32,507 32,425 32,534
    Unemployment 1,879 1,848 1,766 1,668 1,892 2,096 1,868 1,736 1,667 1,714 1,521 1,384 1,753
      Rate 5.5 5.4 5.1 4.9 5.5 6.0 5.4 5.1 4.9 5.0 4.5 4.1 5.1
Hagerstown
  Labor Force 19,810 19,587 19,591 19,578 19,623 19,623 19,799 19,615 19,630 19,605 19,567 19,574 19,633
    Employment 17,718 17,629 17,767 17,769 17,792 17,699 17,919 17,787 17,865 17,793 17,892 17,900 17,794
    Unemployment 2,092 1,958 1,824 1,809 1,831 1,924 1,880 1,828 1,765 1,812 1,675 1,674 1,839
      Rate 10.6 10.0 9.3 9.2 9.3 9.8 9.5 9.3 9.0 9.2 8.6 8.6 9.4
Laurel
  Labor Force 16,227 16,235 16,328 16,325 16,326 16,401 16,438 16,147 16,203 16,146 16,196 16,138 16,260
    Employment 15,321 15,377 15,464 15,429 15,380 15,341 15,457 15,250 15,341 15,256 15,388 15,383 15,366
    Unemployment 906 858 864 896 946 1,060 981 897 862 890 808 755 894
      Rate 5.6 5.3 5.3 5.5 5.8 6.5 6.0 5.6 5.3 5.5 5.0 4.7 5.5
Rockville
  Labor Force 32,553 32,515 32,735 32,731 32,809 33,133 33,333 32,841 32,863 32,632 32,557 32,348 32,755
    Employment 30,886 30,909 31,122 31,176 31,047 31,197 31,580 31,208 31,272 30,910 31,092 31,013 31,118
    Unemployment 1,667 1,606 1,613 1,555 1,762 1,936 1,753 1,633 1,591 1,722 1,465 1,335 1,637
      Rate 5.1 4.9 4.9 4.8 5.4 5.8 5.3 5.0 4.8 5.3 4.5 4.1 5.0
Salisbury
  Labor Force 15,228 15,276 15,478 15,341 15,634 15,624 15,712 15,447 15,428 15,475 15,393 15,337 15,448
    Employment 13,614 13,751 13,999 13,970 14,200 14,068 14,288 14,125 14,145 14,028 13,933 13,910 14,003
    Unemployment 1,614 1,525 1,479 1,371 1,434 1,556 1,424 1,322 1,283 1,447 1,460 1,427 1,445
      Rate 10.6 10.0 9.6 8.9 9.2 10.0 9.1 8.6 8.3 9.4 9.5 9.3 9.4
     
 
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.

*revised

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