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Labor Market Information - Government Sector State of Connecticut
Last Updated: November 16, 2017
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1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago February 2010 Recession Trough March 2008 Employment Peak
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230,900 231,900 -1,000 -0.4% 230,900 233,900 -3,000 -1.3% 230,900 246,200 -15,300 -6.2% 230,900 255,100 -24,200 -9.5%
The government sector is made up of publicly-owned establishments. This sector includes establishments of federal, state, and local government agencies that administer, oversee, and manage public programs and have executive, legislative, or judicial authority over other institutions within a given area. These agencies also set policy, create laws, adjudicate civil and criminal legal cases, provide for public safety and for national defense. Establishments such as public schools and public hospitals also are included in government. The information presented here refers to civilian employment only. Download Government Employment (1990-Current) .xls
Month 2004 Y/Y 2005 Y/Y 2006 Y/Y 2007 Y/Y 2008 Y/Y 2009 Y/Y 2010 Y/Y 2011 Y/Y 2012 Y/Y 2013 Y/Y 2014 Y/Y 2015 Y/Y 2016 Y/Y 2017 Y/Y
Jan 244,900 244,300 248,100 249,700 254,900 253,300 247,600 243,400 240,600 242,300 239,200 239,900 238,100 233,700
Feb 245,200 244,800 247,300 250,000 255,100 253,600 247,700 243,600 242,300 239,900 238,900 239,100 238,100 233,600
Mar 245,900 244,200 247,300 250,100 255,100 253,400 246,200 243,700 242,500 240,700 239,500 238,900 238,000 233,700
Apr 245,300 245,900 247,700 250,200 255,100 252,800 245,800 245,500 241,000 240,700 240,300 239,300 237,600 233,200
May 245,100 245,800 247,900 250,200 255,000 253,000 252,100 243,100 239,000 240,600 240,300 238,900 238,200 233,900
Jun 244,300 247,600 248,100 251,800 255,600 252,800 246,700 241,700 240,000 244,000 241,700 239,300 238,100 233,800
Jul 244,500 245,900 248,900 251,800 254,100 248,700 246,800 243,500 240,800 245,300 240,700 239,100 236,000 232,900
Aug 246,100 246,300 251,000 252,500 254,600 247,700 246,300 240,200 239,900 239,800 240,900 239,200 235,700 232,800
Sep 244,200 247,800 248,300 252,800 254,600 248,400 244,300 242,800 241,800 238,700 240,800 239,200 235,500 231,900
Oct 245,400 247,300 248,100 253,600 255,200 247,500 245,100 242,700 240,500 237,400 239,400 238,700 233,900 230,900
Nov 245,400 247,000 248,600 254,000 254,700 248,000 244,000 241,300 241,500 238,500 240,000 238,800 234,300
Dec 244,900 247,800 249,300 253,900 254,000 247,500 243,900 242,100 241,800 238,000 239,800 238,200 233,900
Month 1990 Y/Y 1991 Y/Y 1992 Y/Y 1993 Y/Y 1994 Y/Y 1995 Y/Y 1996 Y/Y 1997 Y/Y 1998 Y/Y 1999 Y/Y 2000 Y/Y 2001 Y/Y 2002 Y/Y 2003 Y/Y
Jan 212,300 213,600 209,500 210,700 213,700 223,200 222,400 228,500 227,300 233,400 242,000 245,600 252,000 253,000
Feb 211,700 211,900 209,400 212,200 214,500 223,000 223,800 228,700 227,600 234,400 242,300 244,500 252,400 250,200
Mar 211,300 211,100 208,900 211,900 215,400 223,300 222,400 227,700 228,600 235,300 243,800 244,000 252,300 250,000
Apr 211,100 211,400 210,600 212,100 218,300 222,600 225,800 227,200 227,700 237,000 244,400 244,600 252,100 248,900
May 214,100 210,200 211,100 212,700 219,200 222,200 225,400 227,000 228,100 236,900 249,200 245,300 252,000 248,800
Jun 215,700 211,700 211,000 212,300 220,900 221,900 225,300 227,000 228,700 237,500 245,700 245,400 252,200 248,100
Jul 211,200 208,000 208,700 212,600 221,500 223,200 224,700 229,000 229,300 238,300 246,400 245,400 250,200 248,300
Aug 212,300 209,900 209,900 212,500 222,000 223,800 224,300 228,600 229,200 239,000 244,100 245,000 252,200 248,100
Sep 214,000 209,600 208,900 213,400 222,500 224,300 223,300 230,400 232,600 240,100 243,900 249,100 251,800 247,400
Oct 213,100 209,600 209,600 214,500 222,800 223,300 228,800 228,200 233,200 238,800 243,900 250,600 250,900 246,600
Nov 213,600 209,000 208,800 215,500 222,800 224,000 228,100 227,800 234,900 239,100 243,300 251,800 251,300 245,800
Dec 213,700 209,000 209,600 215,200 221,700 224,800 228,400 227,600 235,100 239,800 243,600 251,900 251,100 245,100
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