Employment Indicators

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The June 2021 preliminary statistics show the total number of jobs increased by 260 in the latest quarter and are up 40 over the prior June. Private sector employment was up by 910 in the latest quarter and increased 180 over the year.


The Unemployment Rate in Guam for June 2021 was 11.4 percent, a decrease of 5.1 percentage points from the March 2021 figure of 16.5 percent, a decrease of 5.9 percentage points from June 2020, but up 5.3 percentage points from the December 2019 figure pre-pandemic.

EmploymentJun
2020
Sep
2020
Dec
2020
Mar
2021
Jun
2021
Percent
Change
(One Year)
Private Sector45,68043,39044,150
44,95045,8600.4%
Federal Government3,8703,8103,8903,9203,9401.8%
Government of Guam11,24011,73011,91011,75011,080-1.4%
Total Employment60,84059,00059,95060,62060,8800.1%

Weekly
Earnings
Jun
2020
Sep
2020
Dec
2020
Mar
2021
Jun
2021
Percent Change
(One Year)
Private Sector Non-supervisory$527.66$540.82$546.85$554.28$551.774.6%
GovGuam-All Branches$1,125.07$1,127.12$1,134.56$1,119.47$1,098.13-2.4%

Unemployment
Rate
Jun
2020
Sep
2020
Dec
2020
Mar
2021
Jun
2021
Change
(From
Jun 2020)
17.3%17.9%19.4%16.5%11.4%-5.9

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