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Civilian Labor Force, Employment & Unemployment by Place of Residence (LAUS) - Select Cities - 2014

 
Item Jan Feb Mar Apr May June* July Avg
 
Annapolis
  Labor Force 22,464 22,473 22,593 22,556 22,726 22,815 22,917 22,649
    Employment 21,290 21,280 21,432 21,548 21,572 21,605 21,619 21,478
    Unemployment 1,174 1,193 1,161 1,008 1,154 1,210 1,298 1,171
      Rate 5.2 5.3 5.1 4.5 5.1 5.3 5.7 5.2
Bowie
  Labor Force 31,978 31,947 32,048 31,932 32,127 32,161 32,336 32,075
    Employment 30,403 30,423 30,471 30,454 30,549 30,395 30,498 30,456
    Unemployment 1,575 1,524 1,577 1,478 1,578 1,766 1,838 1,619
      Rate 4.9 4.8 4.9 4.6 4.9 5.5 5.7 5.0
College Park
  Labor Force 15,943 16,055 16,038 15,947 16,113 16,316 16,588 16,143
    Employment 15,001 15,011 15,034 15,026 15,073 14,997 15,048 15,027
    Unemployment 942 1,044 1,004 921 1,040 1,319 1,540 1,116
      Rate 5.9 6.5 6.3 5.8 6.5 8.1 9.3 6.9
Frederick
  Labor Force 35,407 35,144 35,255 35,047 35,275 35,529 35,707 35,338
    Employment 33,453 33,230 33,348 33,327 33,389 33,427 33,533 33,387
    Unemployment 1,954 1,914 1,907 1,720 1,886 2,102 2,174 1,951
      Rate 5.5 5.4 5.4 4.9 5.3 5.9 6.1 5.5
Gaithersburg
  Labor Force 34,344 34,090 34,212 34,098 34,287 34,482 34,620 34,305
    Employment 32,811 32,592 32,708 32,687 32,748 32,785 32,889 32,746
    Unemployment 1,533 1,498 1,504 1,411 1,539 1,697 1,731 1,559
      Rate 4.5 4.4 4.4 4.1 4.5 4.9 5.0 4.5
Hagerstown
  Labor Force 19,551 19,380 19,344 19,098 19,435 19,425 19,548 19,397
    Employment 17,826 17,634 17,727 17,684 17,928 17,861 17,884 17,792
    Unemployment 1,725 1,746 1,617 1,414 1,507 1,564 1,664 1,605
      Rate 8.8 9.0 8.4 7.4 7.8 8.1 8.5 8.3
Laurel
  Labor Force 16,316 16,334 16,348 16,285 16,361 16,367 16,451 16,351
    Employment 15,511 15,521 15,546 15,537 15,586 15,507 15,560 15,538
    Unemployment 805 813 802 748 775 860 891 813
      Rate 4.9 5.0 4.9 4.6 4.7 5.3 5.4 5.0
Rockville
  Labor Force 32,381 32,126 32,264 32,083 32,332 32,514 32,619 32,331
    Employment 30,954 30,747 30,856 30,837 30,894 30,929 31,027 30,892
    Unemployment 1,427 1,379 1,408 1,246 1,438 1,585 1,592 1,439
      Rate 4.4 4.3 4.4 3.9 4.4 4.9 4.9 4.5
Salisbury
  Labor Force 15,337 15,312 15,425 15,419 15,806 15,906 16,138 15,620
    Employment 13,877 13,890 14,040 14,179 14,523 14,501 14,685 14,242
    Unemployment 1,460 1,422 1,385 1,240 1,283 1,405 1,453 1,378
      Rate 9.5 9.3 9.0 8.0 8.1 8.8 9.0 8.8
 
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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