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

The number of employed persons in The United States increased to 148297 Thousand in February of 2015 from 148201 Thousand in January of 2015. Employed Persons in the United States averaged 102063.04 Thousand from 1950 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 148297 Thousand in February 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
148297.00 148201.00 148297.00 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 Thursday, April 2, 2015.

United States Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.50 5.70 10.80 2.50 percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 295.00 239.00 1114.00 -1966.00 Thousand [+]
Government Payrolls 7.00 2.00 422.00 -260.00 Thousand [+]
Nonfarm Payrolls Private 288.00 237.00 1089.00 -821.00 Thousand [+]
Manufacturing Payrolls 8.00 21.00 572.00 -519.00 Thousand [+]
Initial Jobless Claims 282.00 325.00 695.00 162.00 Thousand [+]
Continuing Jobless Claims 2416.00 2428.00 6635.00 988.00 Thousand [+]
Adp Employment Change 189.00 214.00 343.00 -826.00 Thousand [+]
Employed Persons 148297.00 148201.00 148297.00 57635.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 8705.00 8979.00 15382.00 1596.00 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 5053.00 4373.00 5771.00 2134.00 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.78 1.78 2.80 1.78 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 11.90 12.20 19.50 7.80 percent [+]
Productivity 106.40 107.07 107.07 27.55 Index Points [+]
Average Hourly Earnings 0.10 0.50 0.60 -0.20 percent [+]
Average Weekly Hours 34.60 34.60 34.70 33.80 Hours [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 62.80 62.90 67.30 58.10 percent [+]
Challenger Job Cuts 50579.00 53041.00 248475.00 15100.00 Persons [+]
Wages 10.54 10.55 10.55 9.88 USD [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 19.70 19.70 27550.00 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 4998.00 4877.00 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 11652.38 Feb/15 11636.79 11652.38 5997.11 Thousand [+]
Brazil 22.77 Feb/15 23.00 23.46 14.36 Million [+]
Canada 17885.90 Feb/15 17886.90 17886.90 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 63740.00 Jan/15 63880.00 65840.00 38370.00 Thousand [+]
Mexico 49823798.00 Nov/14 49455344.00 50243493.00 37970852.00 [+]
Netherlands 8278.00 Feb/15 8279.00 8279.00 6851.00 Thousand [+]
Russia 71.40 Feb/15 71.80 74.10 60.40 Million [+]
South Korea 25986.00 Feb/15 25860.00 25986.00 20275.00 Thousand [+]
Spain 17569.10 Nov/14 17504.00 20510.60 10949.20 Thousand [+]
Switzerland 4979.00 Nov/14 4922.00 4979.00 3242.00 Thousand [+]
Turkey 26237.00 Feb/15 41389.00 41389.00 18493.00 Thousand [+]
United Kingdom 29811.00 Dec/14 29769.00 29811.00 23187.00 Thousand [+]
United States 148297.00 Feb/15 148201.00 148297.00 57635.00 Thousand [+]