Employment Indicators

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The March 2016 preliminary statistics show the total number of private sector jobs are up by 520, or 1.1 percent, from the comparable period of one year ago.


The Unemployment rate for March 2015 was 6.9 percent, a 0.8 percentage point reduction from December 2014.

EmploymentMar
2015
Jun
2015
Sep
2015
Dec
2015
Mar
2016
Percent
Change
(One Year)
Private Sector46,93047,22047,57047,83047,4501.1%
Federal Government4,0404,0204,0304,0303,940-2.5%
Government of Guam11,76010,95012,04011,89011,7900.3%
Total Employment62,37062,19063,64063,75063,1800.7%

Weekly
Earnings
Mar
2015
Jun
2015
Sep
2015
Dec
2015
Mar
2016
Percent Change
(One Year)
Private Sector Non-supervisory$499.29$494.53$484.39$484.27$483.83-3.1%
GovGuam-All Branches$924.45$933.65$908.50$907.54$898.80-2.8%

Unemployment
Rate
Mar
2014
Jun
2014
Sep
2014
Dec
2014
Mar
2015
Change
(One Year)
7.4%9.0%7.6%7.7%6.9%-0.5

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