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Labor Market Information - Manufacturing Sector State of Connecticut
Last Updated: March 26, 2020
  Manufacturing Sector ~ State of Connecticut Select Industry  
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162,500 161,600 900 0.6% 162,500 161,800 700 0.4% 162,500 162,300 200 0.1% 162,500 185,800 -23,300 -12.5%
The manufacturing sector consists of establishments engaged in the mechanical, physical, or chemical transformation of materials, substances, or components into new products. Planning, managing and performing the processing of materials into intermediate or final products and related professional and technical support activities such as production planning and control, maintenance and manufacturing/process engineering. Download Manufacturing Employment (1990-Current) .xls
 Month  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 2020 Y/Y
 Jan 163,200 162,800 161,200 158,500 156,700 156,300 157,700 159,600 161,800 161,600
 Feb 163,500 163,200 161,200 158,300 156,600 156,500 157,600 159,900 161,800 162,500
 Mar 163,600 162,600 161,000 157,900 156,900 156,300 158,000 159,700 162,000
 Apr 163,700 162,300 160,900 157,700 157,100 156,100 158,200 160,200 162,000
 May 163,600 162,200 160,700 157,000 157,200 156,100 158,400 160,400 162,200
 Jun 163,500 162,100 160,400 156,600 157,300 156,100 158,800 160,600 162,200
 Jul 163,600 161,600 160,400 156,600 157,100 156,400 159,000 160,900 162,400
 Aug 164,100 161,600 159,800 156,700 156,900 156,600 159,200 161,100 162,000
 Sep 163,300 161,100 159,600 156,700 157,600 156,700 158,900 161,100 162,200
 Oct 163,100 161,300 159,600 157,000 156,600 156,800 159,300 161,400 161,800
 Nov 163,100 161,200 159,000 156,900 156,600 156,700 159,500 161,700 162,300
 Dec 162,800 161,100 158,800 156,700 156,500 157,400 159,600 161,800 161,200
 Month  2001 Y/Y 2002 Y/Y 2003 Y/Y 2004 Y/Y 2005 Y/Y 2006 Y/Y 2007 Y/Y 2008 Y/Y 2009 Y/Y 2010 Y/Y
 Jan 232,600 215,600 202,500 195,200 194,400 191,700 189,600 186,700 177,500 162,300
 Feb 231,700 214,400 201,400 195,100 194,000 191,900 189,700 186,100 175,100 162,100
 Mar 230,900 213,300 200,300 195,200 193,800 188,500 189,500 185,800 173,000 162,100
 Apr 229,200 212,000 199,900 195,200 193,600 191,900 188,200 185,900 171,000 162,200
 May 227,800 211,000 198,800 194,800 193,500 191,800 188,000 185,900 169,600 162,600
 Jun 226,300 209,600 197,900 194,700 193,100 191,500 188,000 185,300 168,000 162,600
 Jul 225,000 208,300 196,600 195,400 192,600 191,600 187,800 184,800 166,100 163,200
 Aug 223,300 207,900 196,200 195,300 192,200 191,100 187,500 184,300 165,300 163,100
 Sep 221,000 206,600 195,800 195,000 191,600 190,400 187,000 183,800 165,000 163,400
 Oct 219,700 205,400 195,700 194,800 191,700 189,900 186,500 182,900 163,900 163,400
 Nov 218,200 204,200 195,600 194,800 191,400 189,800 186,400 181,600 163,300 163,300
 Dec 217,000 203,300 195,300 194,400 191,000 190,000 186,100 180,000 163,000 163,200
 Month  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
 Jan 290,000 277,900 265,000 253,500 250,800 243,900 242,500 246,800 242,500 233,900
 Feb 288,400 278,000 264,700 252,500 250,200 244,300 242,800 247,000 241,600 234,200
 Mar 287,600 276,800 263,000 252,200 250,000 243,700 242,600 247,600 241,200 233,600
 Apr 288,700 275,400 263,900 252,900 248,500 243,400 244,100 247,300 240,600 233,700
 May 285,600 274,300 261,300 252,700 248,100 243,800 244,300 247,100 239,400 233,500
 Jun 285,200 273,100 260,100 252,200 247,500 243,200 244,700 246,700 238,500 233,500
 Jul 281,200 273,200 260,400 253,000 245,900 242,300 243,000 248,600 238,700 236,000
 Aug 279,300 271,000 258,400 252,600 246,500 244,600 245,000 246,500 238,200 235,600
 Sep 281,000 269,800 258,600 252,200 245,900 243,300 243,500 246,600 236,800 235,100
 Oct 281,700 266,300 257,500 251,500 245,100 244,600 244,600 245,400 236,200 234,400
 Nov 281,400 266,300 256,200 251,300 244,800 245,400 245,300 244,200 235,800 233,900
 Dec 280,100 266,000 255,500 251,200 245,100 245,600 244,300 243,100 235,600 233,200
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