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

 
Item Jan Feb Mar Apr* May Avg
 
Annapolis
  Labor Force 22,464 22,473 22,593 22,556 22,765 22,570
    Employment 21,290 21,280 21,432 21,548 21,601 21,430
    Unemployment 1,174 1,193 1,161 1,008 1,164 1,140
      Rate 5.2 5.3 5.1 4.5 5.1 5.1
Bowie
  Labor Force 31,978 31,947 32,048 31,932 32,101 32,002
    Employment 30,403 30,423 30,471 30,454 30,507 30,452
    Unemployment 1,575 1,524 1,577 1,478 1,594 1,550
      Rate 4.9 4.8 4.9 4.6 5.0 4.8
College Park
  Labor Force 15,943 16,055 16,038 15,947 16,094 16,016
    Employment 15,001 15,011 15,034 15,026 15,052 15,025
    Unemployment 942 1,044 1,004 921 1,042 991
      Rate 5.9 6.5 6.3 5.8 6.5 6.2
Frederick
  Labor Force 35,407 35,144 35,255 35,047 35,278 35,226
    Employment 33,453 33,230 33,348 33,327 33,366 33,345
    Unemployment 1,954 1,914 1,907 1,720 1,912 1,881
      Rate 5.5 5.4 5.4 4.9 5.4 5.3
Gaithersburg
  Labor Force 34,344 34,090 34,212 34,098 34,282 34,205
    Employment 32,811 32,592 32,708 32,687 32,726 32,705
    Unemployment 1,533 1,498 1,504 1,411 1,556 1,500
      Rate 4.5 4.4 4.4 4.1 4.5 4.4
Hagerstown
  Labor Force 19,551 19,380 19,344 19,098 19,456 19,365
    Employment 17,826 17,634 17,727 17,684 17,926 17,759
    Unemployment 1,725 1,746 1,617 1,414 1,530 1,606
      Rate 8.8 9.0 8.4 7.4 7.9 8.3
Laurel
  Labor Force 16,316 16,334 16,348 16,285 16,348 16,326
    Employment 15,511 15,521 15,546 15,537 15,564 15,536
    Unemployment 805 813 802 748 784 790
      Rate 4.9 5.0 4.9 4.6 4.8 4.8
Rockville
  Labor Force 32,381 32,126 32,264 32,083 32,322 32,235
    Employment 30,954 30,747 30,856 30,837 30,873 30,853
    Unemployment 1,427 1,379 1,408 1,246 1,449 1,382
      Rate 4.4 4.3 4.4 3.9 4.5 4.3
Salisbury
  Labor Force 15,337 15,312 15,425 15,419 15,836 15,466
    Employment 13,877 13,890 14,040 14,179 14,533 14,104
    Unemployment 1,460 1,422 1,385 1,240 1,303 1,362
      Rate 9.5 9.3 9.0 8.0 8.2 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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