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

The number of employed persons in The United States increased to 148523 Thousand in April of 2015 from 148331 Thousand in March of 2015. Employed Persons in the United States averaged 102181.94 Thousand from 1950 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 148523 Thousand in April 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
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148523.00 148331.00 148523.00 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 Friday, May 22, 2015.

United States Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.40 5.50 10.80 2.50 percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 223.00 85.00 1114.00 -1966.00 Thousand [+]
Government Payrolls 10.00 -9.00 427.00 -260.00 Thousand [+]
Nonfarm Payrolls Private 213.00 94.00 1089.00 -819.00 Thousand [+]
Manufacturing Payrolls 1.00 0.00 572.00 -519.00 Thousand [+]
Initial Jobless Claims 274.00 262.00 695.00 162.00 Thousand [+]
Continuing Jobless Claims 2211.00 2229.00 6635.00 988.00 Thousand [+]
ADP Employment Change 169.00 175.00 343.00 -826.00 Thousand [+]
Employed Persons 148523.00 148331.00 148523.00 57635.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 8549.00 8575.00 15352.00 1596.00 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 4921.00 4910.00 5594.00 2132.00 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.60 1.63 2.80 1.60 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 11.60 12.30 19.50 7.80 percent [+]
Productivity 105.90 106.41 106.98 27.55 Index Points [+]
Average Hourly Earnings 0.10 0.20 0.60 -0.20 percent [+]
Average Weekly Hours 34.50 34.50 34.70 33.70 Hours [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 62.80 62.70 67.30 58.10 percent [+]
Challenger Job Cuts 61582.00 36594.00 248475.00 15100.00 Persons [+]
Wages 10.55 10.54 10.55 9.88 USD/Hour [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 19.78 19.76 19.78 1.27 USD/Hour [+]
Labour Costs 106.21 104.91 106.21 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 4994.00 5144.00 5273.00 2146.00 Hundreds [+]
Minimum Wages 7.25 7.25 7.25 0.25 USD/Hour [+]
Wage Growth 3.84 4.46 13.77 -5.77 percent [+]


Employed Persons Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 11724.56 Apr/15 11727.45 11727.45 5997.11 Thousand [+]
Brazil 22.76 Apr/15 22.72 23.46 14.36 Million [+]
Canada 17894.90 Apr/15 17914.60 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 27269.00 Nov/14 27114.00 27269.00 19713.00 Thousand [+]
Germany 42730.00 Mar/15 42719.00 42799.00 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 22194.61 Mar/15 22253.39 23526.88 22194.61 Thousand [+]
Japan 63660.00 Mar/15 63760.00 65840.00 38370.00 Thousand [+]
Mexico 49806064.00 Feb/15 49823798.00 50243493.00 37970852.00 [+]
Netherlands 8285.00 Apr/15 8276.00 8439.00 6851.00 Thousand [+]
Russia 71.60 Mar/15 71.40 74.10 60.40 Million [+]
South Korea 25768.00 Apr/15 25862.00 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 25576.00 Feb/15 25454.00 26586.00 18493.00 Thousand [+]
United Kingdom 29902.00 Feb/15 29872.00 29902.00 23187.00 Thousand [+]
United States 148523.00 Apr/15 148331.00 148523.00 57635.00 Thousand [+]