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

August 14
(Prelim)
July 14
(Revised)
August 13
Civilian Labor Force 18,597.9 18,619.3 18,592.9
Civilian Employment 17,223.7 17,240.0 16,932.0
Civilian Unemployment 1,374.2 1,379.3 1,660.9
Unemployment Rate 7.4% 7.4% 8.9%
United States Unemployment Rate 6.1% 6.1% 7.2%
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
August 14
(Prelim)
July 14
(Revised)
August 13 July 13 August 13
Total Farm 405.4 400.4 408.1 0.0% -0.7%
Total Nonfarm 15,539.6 15,463.9 15,225.7 0.3% 2.1%
Construction 676.4 665.4 640.8 2.1% 5.6%
Manufacturing 1,250.6 1,244.5 1,252.1 0.1% -0.1%
Trade, Transp.,
& Utilities
2,848.0 2,855.4 2,812.0 -0.3% 1.3%
Information 471.7 469.8 454.2 -0.1% 3.9%
Professional &
Business Serv.
2,442.0 2,420.0 2,349.0 0.4% 4.0%
Educational &
Health Serv.
2,405.3 2,389.5 2,326.5 0.5% 3.4%
Leisure &
Hospitality
1,721.7 1,712.6 1,675.1 0.2% 2.8%
Government 2,389.3 2,377.4 2,382.4 0.3% 0.3%
Source: California Employment Development Department, Labor Market Information Division, Current Employment Statistics Program

Additional Data by Industry | Data Release Schedule

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