United States Employed Persons 1950-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The number of employed persons in The United States increased to 148840 Thousand in July of 2015 from 148739 Thousand in June of 2015. Employed Persons in the United States averaged 102359.61 Thousand from 1950 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 148840 Thousand in July of 2015 and a record low of 57635 Thousand in January of 1950. Employed Persons in the United States is reported by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

United States Employed Persons
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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
148840.00 148739.00 148840.00 57635.00 1950 - 2015 Thousand Monthly
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In the United States, employed persons are individuals with a minimum required age who work during a certain time for a business. This page provides - United States Employed Persons - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - United States Employed Persons - was last refreshed on Monday, August 31, 2015.


United States Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.30 5.30 10.80 2.50 percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 215.00 223.00 1114.00 -1966.00 Thousand [+]
Government Payrolls 5.00 4.00 427.00 -260.00 Thousand [+]
Nonfarm Payrolls Private 210.00 227.00 1089.00 -819.00 Thousand [+]
Manufacturing Payrolls 15.00 2.00 572.00 -519.00 Thousand [+]
Initial Jobless Claims 271.00 277.00 695.00 162.00 Thousand [+]
Continuing Jobless Claims 2269.00 2254.00 6635.00 988.00 Thousand [+]
ADP Employment Change 185.00 229.00 343.00 -826.00 Thousand [+]
Employed Persons 148840.00 148739.00 148840.00 57635.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 8266.00 8299.00 15352.00 1596.00 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 5250.00 5430.00 5851.00 2132.00 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.39 1.35 2.80 1.35 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 11.70 12.10 19.50 7.80 percent [+]
Productivity 105.37 105.02 105.90 27.56 Index Points [+]
Average Hourly Earnings 0.20 0.00 0.60 -0.20 percent [+]
Average Weekly Hours 34.60 34.50 34.70 33.70 Hours [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 62.60 62.60 67.30 58.10 percent [+]
Challenger Job Cuts 105696.00 44842.00 248475.00 15100.00 Persons [+]
Wages 10.50 10.49 10.55 9.88 USD/Hour [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 19.93 19.84 19.93 1.27 USD/Hour [+]
Labour Costs 107.26 107.13 107.26 17.12 Index Points [+]
Population 318.86 316.50 318.86 76.09 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 66.00 66.00 66.00 66.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 66.00 66.00 66.00 66.00 [+]
Employment Cost Index 0.20 0.70 1.60 0.20 Percent [+]
Job Offers 5249.00 5357.00 5357.00 2146.00 Thousands [+]
Labor Market Conditions Index 1.10 1.40 28.40 -43.10 [+]
Minimum Wages 7.25 7.25 7.25 0.25 USD/Hour [+]
Wage Growth 4.24 4.27 13.77 -5.77 percent [+]


Employed Persons Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 11810.71 Jul/15 11768.55 11810.71 5997.11 Thousand [+]
Brazil 22.76 Jul/15 22.76 23.46 14.36 Million [+]
Canada 17954.00 Jul/15 17947.40 17954.00 9636.70 Thousand [+]
China 77253.00 Dec/14 76977.00 77253.00 20729.00 Tens of Thousands [+]
Euro Area 150.29 Mar/15 148.63 150.37 117.36 Million [+]
France 27299.00 Mar/15 27269.00 27299.00 19713.00 Thousand [+]
Germany 42822.00 Jun/15 42761.00 42822.00 37537.00 Thousand [+]
India 29650.00 Dec/12 28999.00 29650.00 17491.00 Thousand [+]
Indonesia 120846820.00 Dec/15 118169900.00 120846820.00 51192000.00 [+]
Italy 22297.22 Jun/15 22319.63 23526.88 22197.47 Thousand [+]
Japan 63780.00 Jul/15 63910.00 65840.00 38370.00 Thousand [+]
Mexico 50336088.00 Jun/15 49806064.00 50336088.00 37970852.00 [+]
Netherlands 8299.00 Jul/15 8299.00 8439.00 6851.00 Thousand [+]
Russia 73.10 Jul/15 72.40 74.10 60.40 Million [+]
South Korea 25889.00 Jul/15 25767.00 25986.00 20275.00 Thousand [+]
Spain 17866.50 Jun/15 17454.80 20510.60 10949.20 Thousand [+]
Switzerland 5004.00 Mar/15 4978.00 5004.00 3242.00 Thousand [+]
Turkey 27072.00 May/15 26638.00 27072.00 18493.00 Thousand [+]
United Kingdom 29894.00 May/15 29852.00 29902.00 23187.00 Thousand [+]
United States 148840.00 Jul/15 148739.00 148840.00 57635.00 Thousand [+]