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Civilian Labor Force, Employment and Unemployment - Monthly Labor Review - December 2012

 

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Civilian Labor Force, Employment, and Unemployment By Place of Residence
December 2012
 
Area Civilian
Labor Force
Employment Unemployment Unemployment
Rate
Dec
2012
Nov
2012r
Dec
2012
Nov
2012r
Dec
2012
Nov
2012r
Dec
2012
Nov
2012r
   
      Seasonally Adjusted
Maryland 3,113,457 3,103,345 2,906,738 2,899,348 206,719 203,997 6.6   6.6  
United States* 155,511,000 155,319,000 143,305,000 143,277,000 12,206,000 12,042,000 7.8   7.8  
 
    Not Seasonally Adjusted
Maryland 3,103,689 3,104,543 2,896,659 2,905,546 207,030 198,997 6.7   6.4  
 
Baltimore-Towson MSA 1,461,427 1,460,182 1,358,774 1,360,885 102,653 99,297 7.0   6.8  
    Baltimore City 279,444 279,111 251,676 252,067 27,768 27,044 9.9   9.7  
    Anne Arundel 301,025 300,645 283,240 283,680 17,785 16,965 5.9   5.6  
    Baltimore 450,138 449,807 417,714 418,363 32,424 31,444 7.2   7.0  
    Carroll 95,250 95,171 89,558 89,697 5,692 5,474 6.0   5.8  
    Harford 138,449 138,205 129,062 129,263 9,387 8,942 6.8   6.5  
    Howard 169,778 169,943 161,789 162,041 7,989 7,902 4.7   4.6  
    Queen Anne's 27,341 27,298 25,733 25,773 1,608 1,525 5.9   5.6  
 
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metro Division, MD 595,417 596,450 557,392 559,401 38,025 37,049 6.4   6.2  
    Calvert 48,066 48,094 45,443 45,607 2,623 2,487 5.5   5.2  
    Charles 79,627 79,684 75,103 75,373 4,524 4,311 5.7   5.4  
    Prince George's 467,724 468,670 436,846 438,420 30,878 30,250 6.6   6.5  
 
Bethesda-Frederick-Rockville Metro Div 662,922 663,714 629,839 631,628 33,083 32,086 5.0   4.8  
    Frederick 129,337 129,403 122,224 122,571 7,113 6,832 5.5   5.3  
    Montgomery 533,585 534,311 507,615 509,057 25,970 25,254 4.9   4.7  
 
Cumberland, MD-WV MSA 52,551 52,526 48,547 48,905 4,004 3,621 7.6   6.9  
    Allegany 38,390 38,290 35,293 35,542 3,097 2,748 8.1   7.2  
 
Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV MSA 120,785 121,090 111,346 112,412 9,439 8,678 7.8   7.2  
    Washington 69,060 69,068 62,907 63,481 6,153 5,587 8.9   8.1  
 
Salisbury, MD MSA 63,586 63,487 57,870 58,100 5,716 5,387 9.0   8.5  
    Somerset 10,877 10,884 9,785 9,824 1,092 1,060 10.0   9.7  
    Wicomico 52,709 52,603 48,085 48,276 4,624 4,327 8.8   8.2  
 
Balance of State 212,889 213,350 194,586 196,507 18,303 16,843 8.6   7.9  
    Caroline 16,358 16,357 15,031 15,106 1,327 1,251 8.1   7.6  
    Cecil 51,596 51,477 47,216 47,417 4,380 4,060 8.5   7.9  
    Dorchester 16,814 17,003 15,030 15,378 1,784 1,625 10.6   9.6  
    Garrett 17,034 17,056 15,696 15,773 1,338 1,283 7.9   7.5  
    Kent 10,525 10,660 9,789 9,961 736 699 7.0   6.6  
    St. Mary's 55,863 56,078 52,769 53,070 3,094 3,008 5.5   5.4  
    Talbot 18,537 18,597 17,104 17,291 1,433 1,306 7.7   7.0  
    Worcester 26,162 26,122 21,951 22,511 4,211 3,611 16.1   13.8  
 
United States* 154,904,000 154,953,000 143,060,000 143,549,000 11,844,000 11,404,000 7.6   7.4  
 

*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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