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

The number of employed persons in The United States increased to 147287 Thousand in November of 2014 from 147283 Thousand in October of 2014. Employed Persons in the United States averaged 101886.15 Thousand from 1950 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 147287 Thousand in November 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
147287.00 147283.00 147287.00 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 Monday, December 22, 2014.

United States Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.80 5.80 10.80 2.50 percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 321.00 243.00 1114.00 -1966.00 Thousand [+]
Government Payrolls 7.00 7.00 422.00 -260.00 Thousand [+]
Nonfarm Payrolls Private 314.00 236.00 1089.00 -821.00 Thousand [+]
Manufacturing Payrolls 28.00 20.00 572.00 -519.00 Thousand [+]
Initial Jobless Claims 289.00 297.00 695.00 162.00 Thousand [+]
Continuing Jobless Claims 2373.00 2520.00 6635.00 988.00 Thousand [+]
Adp Employment Change 208.00 233.00 336.70 -842.00 Thousand [+]
Employed Persons 147287.00 147283.00 147287.00 57635.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 9110.00 8995.00 15382.00 1596.00 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 5109.00 4694.00 5771.00 2134.00 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.80 1.87 2.80 1.80 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 12.80 12.70 19.60 7.80 percent [+]
Productivity 106.72 106.11 106.72 27.55 Index Points [+]
Average Hourly Earnings 0.40 0.10 0.60 -0.15 percent [+]
Average Weekly Hours 34.60 34.50 34.70 33.80 Hours [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 62.80 62.80 67.30 58.10 percent [+]
Challenger Job Cuts 35940.00 51183.00 248475.00 15100.00 Persons [+]
Wages 10.34 10.33 10.41 9.88 USD [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 19.63 19.60 19.63 1.27 USD [+]
Labour Costs 103.87 104.12 105.10 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 4834.00 4685.00 5273.00 2146.00 Hundreds [+]
Minimum Wages 7.25 7.25 7.25 0.25 USD [+]


Employed Persons Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 11637.40 Nov/14 11594.73 11637.40 5997.11 Thousand [+]
Brazil 23.38 Nov/14 23.27 23.46 14.36 Million [+]
Canada 17957.90 Nov/14 17968.60 17968.60 9636.70 Thousand [+]
China 76977.00 Dec/13 76704.00 76977.00 20729.00 Tens of Thousands [+]
Euro Area 148.18 Aug/14 147.87 150.37 117.36 Million [+]
France 27042.00 May/14 27036.00 27184.00 19713.00 Thousand [+]
Germany 42704.00 Oct/14 42671.00 42704.00 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 22373.81 Oct/14 22429.14 23515.79 22254.64 Thousand [+]
Japan 63550.00 Oct/14 63660.00 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 72.00 Oct/14 71.90 74.10 60.40 Million [+]
South Korea 25756.00 Nov/14 25652.00 25756.00 20275.00 Thousand [+]
Spain 17504.00 Aug/14 17353.00 20510.60 10949.20 Thousand [+]
Switzerland 4913.00 Aug/14 4903.00 4913.00 3242.00 Thousand [+]
Turkey 25835.00 Aug/14 25782.00 26002.00 19349.00 Thousand [+]
United Kingdom 29655.00 Sep/14 29674.00 29674.00 23187.00 Thousand [+]
United States 147287.00 Nov/14 147283.00 147287.00 57635.00 Thousand [+]