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Employment Level (CE16OV)


Oct 2023: 161,222 (+ more)   Updated: Nov 3, 2023
Oct 2023:  161,222  
Sep 2023:  161,570  
Aug 2023:  161,484  
Jul 2023:  161,262  
Jun 2023:  160,994  
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Thousands of Persons,
Seasonally Adjusted




Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics  

Release: Employment Situation  

Units:  Thousands of Persons, Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Monthly


The civilian noninstitutional population is defined as: persons 16 years of age and older residing in the 50 states and the District of Columbia, who are not inmates of institutions (e.g., penal and mental facilities, homes for the aged), and who are not on active duty in the Armed Forces.

The series comes from the 'Current Population Survey (Household Survey)'

The source code is: LNS12000000

Suggested Citation:

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Employment Level [CE16OV], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/CE16OV, December 3, 2023.

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