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

The number of employed persons in The United States increased to 148331 Thousand in March of 2015 from 148297 Thousand in February of 2015. Employed Persons in the United States averaged 102122.13 Thousand from 1950 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 148331 Thousand in March 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.

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United States Employed Persons


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
148331.00 148297.00 148331.00 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 Saturday, April 25, 2015.

United States Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.50 5.50 10.80 2.50 percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 126.00 264.00 1114.00 -1966.00 Thousand [+]
Government Payrolls -3.00 0.00 422.00 -260.00 Thousand [+]
Nonfarm Payrolls Private 129.00 264.00 1089.00 -821.00 Thousand [+]
Manufacturing Payrolls -1.00 2.00 572.00 -519.00 Thousand [+]
Initial Jobless Claims 295.00 267.00 695.00 162.00 Thousand [+]
Continuing Jobless Claims 2325.00 2308.00 6635.00 988.00 Thousand [+]
Adp Employment Change 189.00 214.00 343.00 -826.00 Thousand [+]
Employed Persons 148331.00 148297.00 148331.00 57635.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 8575.00 8705.00 15382.00 1596.00 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 4879.00 4988.00 5771.00 2134.00 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.63 1.73 2.80 1.63 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 12.30 11.90 19.50 7.80 percent [+]
Productivity 106.40 107.07 107.07 27.55 Index Points [+]
Average Hourly Earnings 0.30 0.10 0.60 -0.20 percent [+]
Average Weekly Hours 34.50 34.60 34.70 33.80 Hours [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 62.70 62.80 67.30 58.10 percent [+]
Challenger Job Cuts 36594.00 50579.00 248475.00 15100.00 Persons [+]
Wages 10.55 10.54 10.55 9.88 USD [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 19.71 19.70 19.71 1.27 USD [+]
Labour Costs 104.91 103.85 105.10 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 [+]
Job Offers 5133.00 4965.00 5273.00 2146.00 Hundreds [+]
Minimum Wages 7.25 7.25 7.25 0.25 USD [+]
Wage Growth 4.92 5.32 13.77 -5.77 percent [+]


Employed Persons Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 11720.29 Mar/15 11682.63 11720.29 5997.11 Thousand [+]
Brazil 22.77 Feb/15 23.00 23.46 14.36 Million [+]
Canada 17914.60 Mar/15 17885.90 17914.60 9636.70 Thousand [+]
China 77253.00 Dec/14 76977.00 77253.00 20729.00 Tens of Thousands [+]
Euro Area 148.63 Nov/14 148.43 150.37 117.36 Million [+]
France 27110.00 Nov/14 27114.00 27184.00 19713.00 Thousand [+]
Germany 42827.00 Feb/15 42799.00 42827.00 37537.00 Thousand [+]
India 29650.00 Dec/12 28999.00 29650.00 17491.00 Thousand [+]
Indonesia 118169900.00 Dec/14 114021189.00 118169900.00 51192000.00 [+]
Italy 22270.35 Feb/15 22313.91 23526.88 22270.35 Thousand [+]
Japan 63760.00 Feb/15 63740.00 65840.00 38370.00 Thousand [+]
Mexico 49823798.00 Nov/14 49455344.00 50243493.00 37970852.00 [+]
Netherlands 8276.00 Mar/15 8278.00 8439.00 6851.00 Thousand [+]
Russia 71.40 Feb/15 71.80 74.10 60.40 Million [+]
South Korea 25862.00 Mar/15 25986.00 25986.00 20275.00 Thousand [+]
Spain 17454.80 Feb/15 17569.10 20510.60 10949.20 Thousand [+]
Switzerland 4979.00 Nov/14 4922.00 4979.00 3242.00 Thousand [+]
Turkey 25454.00 Jan/15 25642.00 26586.00 18493.00 Thousand [+]
United Kingdom 29872.00 Jan/15 29811.00 29872.00 23187.00 Thousand [+]
United States 148331.00 Mar/15 148297.00 148331.00 57635.00 Thousand [+]