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

 

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Civilian Labor Force, Employment, and Unemployment
By Place of Residence
August 2009
Area Civilian
Labor Force
Employment Unemployment Unemployment
Rate
Aug
2009
July
2009r
Aug
2009
July
2009r
Aug
2009
July
2009r
Aug
2009
July
2009r
     Seasonally Adjusted
Maryland 2,953,774 2,956,023 2,740,200 2,742,659 213,574 213,364 7.2 7.2
United States* 154,577,000 154,504,000 139,649,000 140,041,000 14,928,000 14,462,000 9.7 9.4
     Not Seasonally Adjusted
Maryland 2,977,774 3,017,067 2,765,340 2,795,112 212,434 221,955 7.1  7.4   
Baltimore-
Towson MSA
1,389,519 1,408,210 1,282,052 1,296,429 107,467 111,781 7.7  7.9   
    Baltimore City 279,268 282,318 248,291 251,075 30,977 31,243 11.1  11.1   
    Anne Arundel 277,694 281,461 259,289 262,196 18,405 19,265 6.6  6.8   
    Baltimore 425,961 431,981 393,436 397,848 32,525 34,133 7.6  7.9   
    Carroll 92,899 94,367 87,141 88,118 5,758 6,249 6.2  6.6   
    Harford 131,332 133,155 121,583 122,946 9,749 10,209 7.4  7.7   
    Howard 156,642 158,814 148,217 149,879 8,425 8,935 5.4  5.6   
    Queen Anne's 25,723 26,111 24,095 24,365 1,628 1,746 6.3  6.7   
Washington-
Arlington-
Alexandria, DC-
VA-MD-WV
 Metro Division
, MD
570,148 577,738 530,512 536,201 39,636 41,537 7.0  7.2   
    Calvert 47,571 48,234 44,679 45,158 2,892 3,076 6.1  6.4   
    Charles 75,759 76,769 71,174 71,937 4,585 4,832 6.1  6.3   
    Prince George's 446,818 452,735 414,659 419,106 32,159 33,629 7.2  7.4   
Bethesda-
Frederick-
Rockville
Metro Div
639,554 648,168 605,479 611,331 34,075 36,837 5.3  5.7   
    Frederick 125,359 127,286 117,987 119,127 7,372 8,159 5.9  6.4   
    Montgomery 514,195 520,882 487,492 492,204 26,703 28,678 5.2  5.5   
Cumberland, MD-
WV MSA
47,076 47,982 43,125 43,873 3,951 4,109 8.4  8.6   
    Allegany 34,285 34,845 31,401 31,867 2,884 2,978 8.4  8.5   
Hagerstown-
Martinsburg,
MD-WV MSA
118,966 120,436 107,707 109,035 11,259 11,401 9.5  9.5   
    Washington 68,063 68,453 61,295 61,809 6,768 6,644 9.9  9.7   
Salisbury, 
MD MSA
63,541 64,090 58,449 58,868 5,092 5,222 8.0  8.1   
    Somerset 11,215 11,312 10,183 10,256 1,032 1,056 9.2  9.3   
    Wicomico 52,326 52,778 48,266 48,612 4,060 4,166 7.8  7.9   
Balance of 
State
212,664 215,562 196,151 198,606 16,513 16,956 7.8  7.9   
    Caroline 16,464 16,807 15,068 15,351 1,396 1,456 8.5  8.7   
    Cecil 49,791 50,032 44,909 45,338 4,882 4,694 9.8  9.4   
    Dorchester 16,895 17,144 15,024 15,214 1,871 1,930 11.1  11.3   
    Garrett 16,802 17,117 15,589 15,765 1,213 1,352 7.2  7.9   
    Kent 11,048 11,110 10,264 10,306 784 804 7.1  7.2   
    St. Mary's 51,381 51,963 48,377 48,829 3,004 3,134 5.8  6.0   
    Talbot 19,290 19,702 18,041 18,390 1,249 1,312 6.5  6.7   
    Worcester 30,993 31,687 28,879 29,413 2,114 2,274 6.8  7.2   
United States* 154,897,000 156,255,000 140,074,000 141,055,000 14,823,000 15,201,000 9.6 9.7
 

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.

 
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