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

 
Item Jan Feb Mar Apr May* June Avg
 
Annapolis
  Labor Force 22,464 22,473 22,593 22,556 22,726 22,801 22,602
    Employment 21,290 21,280 21,432 21,548 21,572 21,583 21,451
    Unemployment 1,174 1,193 1,161 1,008 1,154 1,218 1,151
      Rate 5.2 5.3 5.1 4.5 5.1 5.3 5.1
Bowie
  Labor Force 31,978 31,947 32,048 31,932 32,127 32,217 32,041
    Employment 30,403 30,423 30,471 30,454 30,549 30,444 30,457
    Unemployment 1,575 1,524 1,577 1,478 1,578 1,773 1,584
      Rate 4.9 4.8 4.9 4.6 4.9 5.5 4.9
College Park
  Labor Force 15,943 16,055 16,038 15,947 16,113 16,350 16,075
    Employment 15,001 15,011 15,034 15,026 15,073 15,021 15,028
    Unemployment 942 1,044 1,004 921 1,040 1,329 1,047
      Rate 5.9 6.5 6.3 5.8 6.5 8.1 6.5
Frederick
  Labor Force 35,407 35,144 35,255 35,047 35,275 35,576 35,285
    Employment 33,453 33,230 33,348 33,327 33,389 33,470 33,370
    Unemployment 1,954 1,914 1,907 1,720 1,886 2,106 1,915
      Rate 5.5 5.4 5.4 4.9 5.3 5.9 5.4
Gaithersburg
  Labor Force 34,344 34,090 34,212 34,098 34,287 34,542 34,262
    Employment 32,811 32,592 32,708 32,687 32,748 32,827 32,729
    Unemployment 1,533 1,498 1,504 1,411 1,539 1,715 1,533
      Rate 4.5 4.4 4.4 4.1 4.5 5.0 4.5
Hagerstown
  Labor Force 19,551 19,380 19,344 19,098 19,435 19,410 19,370
    Employment 17,826 17,634 17,727 17,684 17,928 17,836 17,773
    Unemployment 1,725 1,746 1,617 1,414 1,507 1,574 1,597
      Rate 8.8 9.0 8.4 7.4 7.8 8.1 8.2
Laurel
  Labor Force 16,316 16,334 16,348 16,285 16,361 16,394 16,340
    Employment 15,511 15,521 15,546 15,537 15,586 15,532 15,539
    Unemployment 805 813 802 748 775 862 801
      Rate 4.9 5.0 4.9 4.6 4.7 5.3 4.9
Rockville
  Labor Force 32,381 32,126 32,264 32,083 32,332 32,563 32,291
    Employment 30,954 30,747 30,856 30,837 30,894 30,969 30,876
    Unemployment 1,427 1,379 1,408 1,246 1,438 1,594 1,415
      Rate 4.4 4.3 4.4 3.9 4.4 4.9 4.4
Salisbury
  Labor Force 15,337 15,312 15,425 15,419 15,806 15,911 15,535
    Employment 13,877 13,890 14,040 14,179 14,523 14,486 14,166
    Unemployment 1,460 1,422 1,385 1,240 1,283 1,425 1,369
      Rate 9.5 9.3 9.0 8.0 8.1 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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