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Camden, NJ: 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
Camden, N.J. Metropolitan Division
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Total Nonfarm

2020

539.5 541.6 541.6 459.1 466.5 481.2 490.0 496.9 509.8 514.9 517.6 518.4 506.4

2021

501.7 504.1 511.8 515.4 (p)523.3                

Mining, Logging, & Construction

2020

22.7 22.6 22.9 19.0 21.2 22.2 22.8 23.3 23.1 22.1 22.1 22.0 22.2

2021

20.6 20.1 21.0 20.5 (p)21.6                

Manufacturing

2020

39.6 39.8 39.7 35.6 36.4 37.5 37.6 37.9 37.9 38.1 38.2 38.1 38.0

2021

37.2 37.2 37.5 37.6 (p)37.6                

Trade, Transportation, & Utilities

2020

127.0 125.0 124.8 105.7 110.2 115.7 121.6 121.9 123.3 125.5 130.5 130.8 121.8

2021

122.5 121.6 122.7 122.8 (p)124.6                

Information

2020

7.1 7.2 7.0 6.3 6.1 6.0 6.1 6.3 6.4 6.5 6.4 6.3 6.5

2021

5.9 6.0 6.1 6.1 (p)6.1                

Financial Activities

2020

29.0 29.1 29.2 28.3 28.2 28.4 28.7 29.1 29.0 29.1 29.2 29.1 28.9

2021

29.5 29.7 29.9 29.4 (p)29.7                

Professional & Business Services

2020

70.9 71.7 73.5 65.4 66.5 68.5 69.5 70.1 71.4 72.5 72.1 73.5 70.5

2021

71.6 73.2 74.4 74.8 (p)76.4                

Educational & Health Services

2020

101.4 101.9 101.1 86.8 87.1 89.5 89.7 90.8 92.2 93.3 93.5 94.2 93.5

2021

93.9 93.9 95.9 96.7 (p)96.6                

Leisure & Hospitality

2020

47.9 47.7 46.8 25.3 26.4 28.9 34.4 36.0 37.9 38.3 36.5 35.2 36.8

2021

33.6 34.3 35.7 38.4 (p)41.5                

Other Services

2020

19.0 19.1 18.9 12.2 12.0 12.5 15.4 15.9 16.0 16.0 16.0 16.2 15.8

2021

16.0 16.0 15.8 16.4 (p)16.5                

Government

2020

74.9 77.5 77.7 74.5 72.4 72.0 64.2 65.6 72.6 73.5 73.1 73.0 72.6

2021

70.9 72.1 72.8 72.7 (p)72.7                

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

 

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

Camden, N.J. Metropolitan Division
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2020

(1)645,560 (1)650,016 (1)646,462 (1)631,884 (1)633,989 (1)639,528 (1)659,368 (1)644,075 (1)617,379 (1)622,769 (1)639,447 (1)624,459 (1)637,912

2021

623,514 628,916 635,974 (p)629,330                  

Employment

2020

(1)619,059 (1)624,287 (1)619,936 (1)532,295 (1)534,571 (1)543,183 (1)576,078 (1)579,141 (1)574,386 (1)582,219 (1)582,151 (1)582,212 (1)579,127

2021

576,589 579,482 589,187 (p)587,013                  

Unemployment

2020

(1)26,501 (1)25,729 (1)26,526 (1)99,589 (1)99,418 (1)96,345 (1)83,290 (1)64,934 (1)42,993 (1)40,550 (1)57,296 (1)42,247 (1)58,785

2021

46,925 49,434 46,787 (p)42,317                  

Unemployment Rate

2020

(1)4.1 (1)4.0 (1)4.1 (1)15.8 (1)15.7 (1)15.1 (1)12.6 (1)10.1 (1)7.0 (1)6.5 (1)9.0 (1)6.8 (1)9.2

2021

7.5 7.9 7.4 (p)6.7                  

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

The Camden, N.J. Metropolitan Division (MD) includes Burlington, Camden, and Gloucester Counties in New Jersey.

 

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

Burlington County, N.J.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2020

(1)234,602 (1)236,492 (1)235,067 (1)226,385 (1)227,735 (1)229,926 (1)237,905 (1)233,077 (1)224,099 (1)226,293 (1)231,397 (1)226,429 (1)230,784

2021

225,798 227,697 230,170 (p)227,991                  

Employment

2020

(1)226,176 (1)228,161 (1)226,533 (1)194,692 (1)195,639 (1)198,638 (1)210,559 (1)211,905 (1)210,136 (1)213,154 (1)212,944 (1)212,915 (1)211,788

2021

210,793 211,841 215,316 (p)214,607                  

Unemployment

2020

(1)8,426 (1)8,331 (1)8,534 (1)31,693 (1)32,096 (1)31,288 (1)27,346 (1)21,172 (1)13,963 (1)13,139 (1)18,453 (1)13,514 (1)18,996

2021

15,005 15,856 14,854 (p)13,384                  

Unemployment Rate

2020

(1)3.6 (1)3.5 (1)3.6 (1)14.0 (1)14.1 (1)13.6 (1)11.5 (1)9.1 (1)6.2 (1)5.8 (1)8.0 (1)6.0 (1)8.2

2021

6.6 7.0 6.5 (p)5.9                  

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

 

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

Camden County, N.J.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2020

(1)257,931 (1)259,508 (1)258,247 (1)254,631 (1)255,575 (1)257,868 (1)265,528 (1)258,789 (1)247,491 (1)249,472 (1)257,091 (1)250,443 (1)256,048

2021

250,086 252,220 255,148 (p)252,369                  

Employment

2020

(1)246,344 (1)248,370 (1)246,657 (1)211,609 (1)212,421 (1)215,997 (1)229,185 (1)230,205 (1)228,344 (1)231,324 (1)231,463 (1)231,529 (1)230,287

2021

229,350 230,517 234,426 (p)233,455                  

Unemployment

2020

(1)11,587 (1)11,138 (1)11,590 (1)43,022 (1)43,154 (1)41,871 (1)36,343 (1)28,584 (1)19,147 (1)18,148 (1)25,628 (1)18,914 (1)25,761

2021

20,736 21,703 20,722 (p)18,914                  

Unemployment Rate

2020

(1)4.5 (1)4.3 (1)4.5 (1)16.9 (1)16.9 (1)16.2 (1)13.7 (1)11.0 (1)7.7 (1)7.3 (1)10.0 (1)7.6 (1)10.1

2021

8.3 8.6 8.1 (p)7.5                  

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

 

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

Gloucester County, N.J.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Avg

Labor Force

2020

(1)153,027 (1)154,016 (1)153,148 (1)150,868 (1)150,679 (1)151,734 (1)155,935 (1)152,209 (1)145,789 (1)147,004 (1)150,959 (1)147,587 (1)151,080

2021

147,630 148,999 150,656 (p)148,970                  

Employment

2020

(1)146,539 (1)147,756 (1)146,746 (1)125,994 (1)126,511 (1)128,548 (1)136,334 (1)137,031 (1)135,906 (1)137,741 (1)137,744 (1)137,768 (1)137,052

2021

136,446 137,124 139,445 (p)138,951                  

Unemployment

2020

(1)6,488 (1)6,260 (1)6,402 (1)24,874 (1)24,168 (1)23,186 (1)19,601 (1)15,178 (1)9,883 (1)9,263 (1)13,215 (1)9,819 (1)14,028

2021

11,184 11,875 11,211 (p)10,019                  

Unemployment Rate

2020

(1)4.2 (1)4.1 (1)4.2 (1)16.5 (1)16.0 (1)15.3 (1)12.6 (1)10.0 (1)6.8 (1)6.3 (1)8.8 (1)6.7 (1)9.3

2021

7.6 8.0 7.4 (p)6.7                  

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