United States Employed Persons 1950-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The number of employed persons in The United States increased to 147283 Thousand in October of 2014 from 146600 Thousand in September of 2014. Employed Persons in the United States averaged 101827.80 Thousand from 1950 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 147283 Thousand in October of 2014 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
147283.00 146600.00 147283.00 57635.00 1950 - 2014 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 Wednesday, November 26, 2014.

United States Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.80 5.90 10.80 2.50 percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 214.00 265.00 1114.00 -1966.00 Thousand [+]
Government Payrolls 5.00 12.00 422.00 -260.00 Thousand [+]
Nonfarm Payrolls Private 209.00 244.00 1089.00 -821.00 Thousand [+]
Manufacturing Payrolls 15.00 9.00 572.00 -519.00 Thousand [+]
Initial Jobless Claims 291.00 288.00 695.00 162.00 Thousand [+]
Continuing Jobless Claims 2330.00 2356.00 6635.00 988.00 Thousand [+]
Adp Employment Change 230.00 225.00 336.70 -842.00 Thousand [+]
Employed Persons 147283.00 146600.00 147283.00 57635.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 8995.00 9262.00 15382.00 1596.00 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 4762.00 5000.00 5771.00 2134.00 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 2.02 1.98 2.80 1.98 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 12.70 13.70 19.60 7.80 percent [+]
Productivity 106.62 106.11 106.62 27.55 Index Points [+]
Average Hourly Earnings 0.10 0.00 0.60 -0.15 percent [+]
Average Weekly Hours 34.60 34.50 34.70 33.80 Hours [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 62.80 62.70 67.30 58.10 percent [+]
Challenger Job Cuts 51183.00 30477.00 248475.00 15100.00 Persons [+]
Wages 10.34 10.33 10.41 9.88 USD [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 19.59 19.61 19.61 1.27 USD [+]
Labour Costs 105.05 104.96 105.10 17.12 Index Points [+]
Population 317.30 315.09 317.30 76.09 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 66.00 66.00 66.00 65.83 [+]
Retirement Age Men 66.00 66.00 66.00 66.00 [+]
Job Offers 4735.00 4853.00 5273.00 2146.00 Hundreds [+]
Minimum Wages 7.25 7.25 7.25 0.25 USD [+]


Employed Persons Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 11592.19 Oct/14 11568.14 11600.77 5997.11 Thousand [+]
Brazil 23.27 Oct/14 23.10 23.46 14.36 Million [+]
Canada 17968.60 Oct/14 17925.50 17968.60 9636.70 Thousand [+]
China 76977.00 Dec/13 76704.00 76977.00 20729.00 Tens of Thousands [+]
Euro Area 146.47 May/14 146.11 150.37 117.36 Million [+]
France 27042.00 May/14 27036.00 27184.00 19713.00 Thousand [+]
Germany 42666.00 Sep/14 42647.00 42666.00 37537.00 Thousand [+]
India 28999.00 Dec/11 28708.00 28999.00 17491.00 Thousand [+]
Indonesia 118169900.00 Dec/14 114021189.00 118169900.00 51192000.00 [+]
Italy 22457.36 Sep/14 22374.88 23515.79 22254.64 Thousand [+]
Japan 63660.00 Sep/14 63620.00 65840.00 38370.00 Thousand [+]
Mexico 49702475.00 Aug/14 49545156.00 50243493.00 37970852.00 [+]
Netherlands 7252.00 Oct/14 7230.00 7551.00 6851.00 Thousand [+]
Russia 71.90 Sep/14 72.40 74.10 60.40 Million [+]
South Korea 25652.00 Oct/14 25689.00 25743.00 20275.00 Thousand [+]
Spain 17504.00 Aug/14 17353.00 20510.60 10949.20 Thousand [+]
Switzerland 4903.00 May/14 4865.00 4903.00 3242.00 Thousand [+]
Turkey 25835.00 Aug/14 25782.00 26002.00 19349.00 Thousand [+]
United Kingdom 29674.00 Aug/14 29653.00 29674.00 23187.00 Thousand [+]
United States 147283.00 Oct/14 146600.00 147283.00 57635.00 Thousand [+]