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Virginia: Nonfarm employment and labor force data, seasonally adjusted

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Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
Virginia
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Total Nonfarm

2023

100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100

2024

(p)100                      

Mining and Logging

2023

100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100

2024

(p)100                      

Construction

2023

100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100

2024

(p)100                      

Manufacturing

2023

100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100

2024

(p)100                      

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2023

100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100

2024

(p)100                      

Information

2023

100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100

2024

(p)100                      

Financial Activities

2023

100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100

2024

(p)100                      

Professional & Business Services

2023

100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100

2024

(p)100                      

Educational & Health Services

2023

100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100

2024

(p)100                      

Leisure & Hospitality

2023

100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100

2024

(p)100                      

Other Services

2023

100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100

2024

(p)100                      

Government

2023

100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100

2024

(p)100                      

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

Labor Force data from the Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program
(seasonally adjusted data)

Virginia
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Labor Force

2023

(r)4,518,655 (r)4,533,501 (r)4,543,184 (r)4,547,557 (r)4,548,344 (r)4,548,388 (r)4,550,962 (r)4,557,001 (r)4,565,476 (r)4,573,605 (r)4,577,183 (r)4,579,693

2024

4,588,384 (p)4,591,543                    

Employment

2023

(r)4,380,227 (r)4,398,433 (r)4,413,559 (r)4,424,189 (r)4,430,011 (r)4,432,076 (r)4,432,267 (r)4,431,976 (r)4,432,525 (r)4,434,396 (r)4,436,953 (r)4,440,308

2024

4,448,607 (p)4,451,840                    

Unemployment

2023

(r)138,428 (r)135,068 (r)129,625 (r)123,368 (r)118,333 (r)116,312 (r)118,695 (r)125,025 (r)132,951 (r)139,209 (r)140,230 (r)139,385

2024

139,777 (p)139,703                    

Unemployment Rate

2023

(r)3.1 (r)3.0 (r)2.9 (r)2.7 (r)2.6 (r)2.6 (r)2.6 (r)2.7 (r)2.9 (r)3.0 (r)3.1 (r)3.0

2024

3.0 (p)3.0                    

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised