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New data: N.Va. localities seek modest job upticks

The movement was all in the right direction – upward – but total employment across major Northern Virginia localities did not match the most recent national uptick. Year-over-year jobs nationally rose 4 percent to 149.9 million in figures reported Nov....

Region continues to see brightening jobs picture

The Washington region saw a further brightening of its employment picture from August to September, with a solid decline in the jobless rate. With 3,359,701 metro-area residents counted in the civilian workforce and 102,996 looking for jobs, the region’s unemployment...

Data: Arlington employment rising, but not by a lot

Total employment in Arlington grew from the first quarter of 2021 to the same period in 2022, but only anemically, according to new federal data. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Aug. 24 that it counted 171,900 jobs in Arlington...

Fairfax sees modest increase in overall employment

Total employment in Fairfax County expanded from the first quarter of 2021 to the same period in 2022, but only at about 40 percent of the national rate of growth, according to new federal data. The Bureau of Labor Statistics...

Region’s joblessness up month-over-month in new data

The Washington region’s jobless rate, though up on a month-over-month basis, was down year-over-year in May, according to new federal data. With 3,377,801 in the civilian workforce and 112,365 looking for jobs, the metro region’s unemployment rate of 3.3 percent...

Regional jobless rate down to 3% in latest data

The Washington region continues to see lower jobless rates as the pandemic begins to, if not completely ebb, be accepted as a fact of life. With 3,376,198 counted in the civilian workforce and 101,347 looking for jobs, the metro area’s...

Regional jobs picture improves in latest data

The Washington region saw lower joblessness in February, with unemployment rates down on both a month-over-month and year-over-year basis. With 3,374,301 region residents in the civilian workforce and 121,637 looking for jobs, the Washington area’s unemployment rate stood at 3.6...

Jobs in Arlington rise slightly year over year

Year-over-year employment within Arlington County improved in the third quarter of 2021, according to new federal data, but lagged the overall national rebound. There were a total of 172,600 jobs recorded in Arlington for September 2021 by the federal Bureau...

Employment in Fairfax sees modest bump up

Year-over-year employment within Fairfax County improved in the third quarter of 2021, according to new federal data, but lagged the overall national rebound. There were a total of 608,100 jobs recorded in Fairfax for September 2021 by the federal Bureau...

Regional jobless rate continues to show improvement

The Washington metropolitan area's unemployment rate continues to retract, according to new federal data. With 3,371,846 people in the civilian workforce and 122,931 looking for jobs, the region's jobless rate was 3.6 percent in November, according to figures reported Dec....
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