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Labor Market Information - Government Sector State of Connecticut
Last Updated: July 18, 2019
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1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago January 2010 Recession Trough March 2008 Employment Peak
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233,700 235,900 -2,200 -0.9% 233,700 235,700 -2,000 -0.8% 233,700 251,400 -17,700 -7.0% 233,700 259,700 -26,000 -10.0%
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 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 2018 Y/Y 2019 Y/Y
Jan 252,000 260,600 251,700 259,000 258,200 251,400 247,400 244,600 246,200 245,100 245,200 242,500 240,600 237,000 236,900
Feb 249,900 256,100 252,400 259,900 258,300 251,700 247,700 246,700 244,700 243,700 243,800 242,400 239,700 236,800 237,100
Mar 249,200 255,600 252,700 259,700 258,000 251,200 247,300 246,800 245,400 244,200 243,600 242,200 239,300 236,900 236,800
Apr 252,500 259,100 252,500 259,900 257,000 250,800 249,700 245,600 245,300 244,700 244,500 242,200 238,300 235,800 236,500
May 252,600 259,300 249,800 258,700 257,000 256,200 247,800 244,200 245,300 245,200 243,500 243,500 238,900 236,300 235,900
Jun 254,400 259,100 251,900 259,800 256,100 250,500 246,200 244,700 247,900 245,600 243,000 241,200 239,600 235,700 233,700
Jul 252,700 259,800 253,700 258,200 252,400 251,000 248,300 245,900 250,800 245,100 244,100 240,000 238,600 237,300
Aug 252,700 261,300 254,800 259,000 251,400 250,500 244,900 244,900 244,600 245,200 243,500 239,400 239,300 237,200
Sep 252,500 255,700 256,300 259,100 252,200 248,800 247,400 246,000 243,000 244,700 243,500 239,800 237,900 237,200
Oct 251,400 253,800 257,900 260,300 251,500 249,500 247,300 245,900 242,900 244,500 243,800 239,700 237,300 236,900
Nov 251,200 253,300 258,500 260,200 251,900 248,400 245,900 246,100 243,500 244,400 243,600 240,200 237,100 237,200
Dec 252,200 253,100 258,200 259,500 251,600 248,100 246,700 246,300 242,800 244,200 242,600 239,700 236,700 237,000
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 2004 Y/Y
Jan 217,900 219,600 211,700 216,300 220,200 228,300 227,000 233,200 232,300 240,100 246,200 249,300 256,100 257,300 251,300
Feb 217,400 217,300 211,600 216,700 220,400 227,900 228,200 233,200 231,600 240,400 246,400 248,400 256,000 255,000 250,900
Mar 217,800 217,100 211,600 216,600 221,000 228,100 228,000 233,200 232,800 241,300 247,600 248,500 256,300 254,300 251,600
Apr 218,300 218,000 218,400 215,100 223,900 227,900 230,600 232,300 232,300 242,300 248,500 248,800 255,900 253,400 250,900
May 221,700 217,400 218,800 215,700 223,600 227,700 230,500 231,800 232,800 242,400 253,100 249,200 256,100 253,500 250,400
Jun 222,500 218,500 218,200 215,500 225,800 227,000 230,200 232,200 233,000 242,600 250,100 249,700 256,700 252,900 250,000
Jul 216,500 214,300 216,300 217,100 226,000 227,600 228,900 234,100 232,900 244,000 250,700 249,800 254,800 251,700 250,000
Aug 217,500 216,300 217,400 217,400 226,500 228,300 228,700 233,800 233,200 243,700 248,600 249,400 256,700 251,700 251,700
Sep 218,900 215,200 217,200 218,600 227,200 228,500 227,200 234,400 237,300 244,800 248,200 253,800 256,400 250,900 249,700
Oct 217,900 215,200 218,300 219,700 226,900 227,900 233,500 232,900 237,000 243,600 248,200 254,800 256,200 251,000 250,900
Nov 217,900 214,200 217,000 220,400 227,200 228,300 232,700 232,700 238,400 243,500 247,600 256,100 256,700 250,500 251,100
Dec 218,600 214,400 216,700 220,700 226,500 229,200 233,200 232,800 238,500 244,100 248,000 256,300 256,600 250,300 250,800
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