State offices and all DLLR physical locations will be closed to the public November 26 through November 28, 2014. However, Unemployment Insurance telephone and Web operations WILL be available on Wednesday, November 26.

DLLR's Division of Workforce Development and Adult Learning

 

Civilian Labor Force, Employment and Unemployment - Maryland Monthly Labor Review - May 2009

 

Download this table in Excel format (Excel document, 33KB, download Excel viewer for free)

Download this table in Adobe Acrobat format (PDF document, 15KB, download Adobe Acrobat for free)

 
Civilian Labor Force, Employment, and Unemployment
By Place of Residence
May 2009
 
Area Civilian
Labor Force
Employment Unemployment Unemployment
Rate
May
2009
Apr
2009r
May
2009
Apr
2009r
May
2009
Apr
2009r
May
2009
Apr
2009r
   
 Seasonally Adjusted

  
Maryland 2,955,300 2,968,440 2,742,806 2,767,763 212,494 200,677 7.2  6.8   
United States* 155,081,000 154,731,000 140,570,000 141,007,000 14,511,000 13,724,000 9.4  8.9   
     
 Not Seasonally Adjusted
  
Maryland 2,950,071 2,943,674 2,741,515 2,749,921 208,556 193,753 7.1  6.6   
                 
Baltimore-Towson
 MSA
1,382,480 1,378,834 1,277,825 1,282,551 104,655 96,283 7.6  7.0   
    Baltimore City 276,063 274,733 247,473 248,388 28,590 26,345 10.4  9.6   
    Anne Arundel 276,301 275,911 258,434 259,390 17,867 16,521 6.5  6.0   
    Baltimore 424,607 423,316 392,139 393,589 32,468 29,727 7.6  7.0   
    Carroll 92,861 92,676 86,854 87,175 6,007 5,501 6.5  5.9   
    Harford 130,888 130,710 121,182 121,630 9,706 9,080 7.4  6.9   
    Howard 156,017 155,701 147,728 148,275 8,289 7,426 5.3  4.8   
    Queen Anne's 25,744 25,787 24,016 24,104 1,728 1,683 6.7  6.5   
   
Washington-Arlington-
Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
Metro Division, MD
562,624 564,598 524,819 529,382 37,805 35,216 6.7  6.2   
    Calvert 47,001 47,136 44,199 44,584 2,802 2,552 6.0  5.4   
    Charles 74,774 75,063 70,410 71,022 4,364 4,041 5.8  5.4   
    Prince George's 440,848 442,399 410,209 413,776 30,639 28,623 7.0  6.5   
  
Bethesda-Frederick-
Rockville Metro Div
631,508 631,568 597,288 600,267 34,220 31,301 5.4  5.0   
    Frederick 124,205 124,118 116,391 116,971 7,814 7,147 6.3  5.8   
    Montgomery 507,303 507,450 480,897 483,296 26,406 24,154 5.2  4.8   
 
Cumberland, MD-WV
 MSA
48,303 48,378 44,464 44,608 3,839 3,770 7.9  7.8   
    Allegany 35,192 35,332 32,308 32,415 2,884 2,917 8.2  8.3   
 
Hagerstown-Martinsburg,
MD-WV MSA
119,765 119,276 108,023 108,223 11,742 11,053 9.8  9.3   
    Washington 68,154 67,973 61,270 61,392 6,884 6,581 10.1  9.7   
 
Salisbury, MD MSA 62,350 61,938 57,068 56,842 5,282 5,096 8.5  8.2   
    Somerset 10,939 10,851 9,943 9,903 996 948 9.1  8.7   
    Wicomico 51,411 51,087 47,125 46,939 4,286 4,148 8.3  8.1   
 
Balance of State 207,763 203,431 190,936 187,072 16,827 16,359 8.1  8.0   
    Caroline 16,394 16,038 14,946 14,684 1,448 1,354 8.8  8.4   
    Cecil 50,304 50,244 45,503 45,580 4,801 4,664 9.5  9.3   
    Dorchester 16,723 16,171 14,841 14,543 1,882 1,628 11.3  10.1   
    Garrett 16,482 16,083 15,297 14,878 1,185 1,205 7.2  7.5   
    Kent 10,798 10,530 10,039 9,794 759 736 7.0  7.0   
    St. Mary's 50,048 49,850 47,257 47,303 2,791 2,547 5.6  5.1   
    Talbot 19,098 18,648 17,763 17,430 1,335 1,218 7.0  6.5   
    Worcester 27,916 25,867 25,290 22,860 2,626 3,007 9.4  11.6   
   
United States* 154,336,000 153,834,000 140,363,000 140,586,000 13,973,000 13,248,000 9.1  8.6   
 

r - revised

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

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.

 
Return to the top of the page