Carroll County, Maryland Department of Economic Development

DATA CENTER - Labor Force

Civilian Total Labor Force 2008-2013
Carroll County 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Labor Force 95,727 92,930 93,083 93,443 94,449 95,769

Source: Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation

Jobs by Place of Work 1990-2020
Type of Work 1990 1995 2000 2005 2010 2020
Total Jobs (1,000) 52.5 57.4 68.3 73.5 76.8 80.6
Farm 1.8 1.6 1.5 1.4 1.3 1.2
Ag, Serv., Forest, Fish, Other 1.1 1.4 1.7 1.8 1.9 2.0
Mining (L) (L) (L) (L) (L) (L)
Construction 7.2 7.2 8.7 9.3 9.6 9.9
Manufacturing 6.6 6 6.2 6.2 6.1 6.0
Transportation & Public Utilities 1.6 1.7 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5
Wholesale Trade 3 3.4 3.3 3.5 3.6 3.8
Retail Trade 9 10.9 12.7 13.4 13.8 14.6
Finance, Insurance & Real Estate 3.2 3.4 4.8 5.3 5.6 6.1
Services 13.2 15.5 19.7 22.5 24.7 26.4
Government 6.2 6.8 7.5 7.8 7.8 8.1

(L) = Less than 50 jobs
Source: Maryland Office of Planning, Planning Data Services

Labor Availability
Carroll County Civilian Labor Force (2013 annual averages)*  
Total Civilian Labor Force 95,769
Employment 90,222
Unemployment 5,547
Unemployment Rate 5.8%
   
Residents commuting outside the County to work (2005) 58%

* By place of residence.

Sources: Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation, Office of Labor Market Analysis and Information: Maryland Department of Planning in conjunction with U.S. Bureau of the Census




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