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Charlottesville, VA: Nonfarm employment and labor force data

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Employment data from the Current Employment Statistics program
(not seasonally adjusted data, all employees, in thousands)
Sector
Charlottesville, Va. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2020

121.0 122.2 120.9 106.1 105.9 107.3 107.9 109.2 113.1 113.2 113.6 113.0 112.8

2021

111.6 111.9 112.4 112.5 (p)111.5                

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2020

14.7 14.4 14.3 12.6 13.1 13.6 13.9 14.0 14.1 14.7 15.2 15.5 14.2

2021

15.2 14.7 14.5 14.4 (p)14.2                

Professional & Business Services

2020

16.1 16.3 16.1 14.7 15.1 14.7 15.0 15.3 15.4 16.0 16.1 16.1 15.6

2021

15.8 15.8 15.9 16.1 (p)16.3                

Leisure & Hospitality

2020

14.0 14.3 13.6 7.0 7.6 8.8 9.7 10.1 10.0 10.3 10.0 9.7 10.4

2021

9.6 9.6 9.9 10.1 (p)10.4                

Government

2020

38.4 39.2 39.1 37.5 35.5 34.8 33.8 34.0 37.6 35.8 36.1 35.6 36.5

2021

35.0 36.0 36.1 35.7 (p)34.6                

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

Labor Force data from the Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program
(not seasonally adjusted data)

Charlottesville, Va. Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2020

(1)123,650 (1)124,951 (1)122,977 (1)118,478 (1)116,320 (1)118,730 (1)117,547 (1)118,229 (1)117,079 (1)116,233 (1)115,782 (1)115,127 (1)118,759

2021

114,465 114,861 115,289 (p)114,020                  

Employment

2020

(1)120,589 (1)122,273 (1)119,943 (1)106,449 (1)106,804 (1)108,405 (1)108,438 (1)110,558 (1)110,403 (1)110,495 (1)110,255 (1)109,231 (1)111,987

2021

108,573 109,433 110,053 (p)110,125                  

Unemployment

2020

(1)3,061 (1)2,678 (1)3,034 (1)12,029 (1)9,516 (1)10,325 (1)9,109 (1)7,671 (1)6,676 (1)5,738 (1)5,527 (1)5,896 (1)6,772

2021

5,892 5,428 5,236 (p)3,895                  

Unemployment Rate

2020

(1)2.5 (1)2.1 (1)2.5 (1)10.2 (1)8.2 (1)8.7 (1)7.7 (1)6.5 (1)5.7 (1)4.9 (1)4.8 (1)5.1 (1)5.7

2021

5.1 4.7 4.5 (p)3.4                  

Footnotes
(1) Data were subject to revision on April 16, 2021.
(p) Preliminary

The Charlottesville, Va. Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) includes Albermarle, Fluvanna, Greene, and Nelson Counties and Charlottesville City in Virginia.