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California's Labor Market at a Glance
California Labor Force
Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted

March 14
(Prelim)
February 14
(Revised)
March 13
Civilian Labor Force 18,659.4 18,611.7 18,619.0
Civilian Employment 17,155.8 17,112.5 16,904.0
Civilian Unemployment 1,503.6 1,499.2 1,715.0
Unemployment Rate 8.1% 8.1% 9.2%
United States Unemployment Rate 6.7% 6.7% 7.5%
Source: California Employment Development Department, Labor Market Information Division and U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Additional Labor Force Data | Data Release Schedule

California Employment by Selected Industry
Data in Thousands, Seasonally Adjusted

Percent Change From
March 14
(Prelim)
February 14
(Revised)
March 13 February 13 March 13
Total Farm 415.0 422.5 404.4 -1.8% 2.6%
Total Nonfarm 15,365.5 15,353.7 15,040.4 0.1% 2.2%
Construction 666.0 663.6 628.9 0.4% 5.9%
Manufacturing 1,248.6 1,250.3 1,250.3 -0.1% -0.1%
Trade, Transp.,
& Utilities
2,834.8 2,831.9 2,781.8 0.1% 1.9%
Information 463.1 456.1 443.9 1.5% 4.3%
Professional &
Business Serv.
2,395.3 2,392.2 2,307.2 0.1% 3.8%
Educational &
Health Serv.
2,356.0 2,354.9 2,283.2 0.0% 3.2%
Leisure &
Hospitality
1,693.5 1,694.6 1,655.0 -0.1% 2.3%
Government 2,377.3 2,375.9 2,365.9 0.1% 0.5%
Source: California Employment Development Department, Labor Market Information Division, Current Employment Statistics Program

Additional Data by Industry | Data Release Schedule

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