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Employment and Trends - January 2009

TABLE 8 -- STATISTICAL SUMMARY OF FEDERAL CIVILIAN EMPLOYMENT
ALL AREASUNITED STATESWASHINGTON, DC-MD-VA-WV CORE BASED STATISTICAL AREAOVERSEAS
EMPLOYMENT CATEGORIESJANUARY 2009*DECEMBER 2008*JANUARY 2008**JANUARY 2009*DECEMBER 2008*JANUARY 2008**JANUARY 2009*DECEMBER 2008*JANUARY 2008**JANUARY 2009*DECEMBER 2008*JANUARY 2008**
TOTAL CIVILIAN EMPLOYMENT 2,748,978 2,764,455 2,701,690 2,660,818 2,675,966 2,614,480 343,455 345,326 332,768 88,160 88,489 87,210
WORK SCHEDULE:                        
FULL-TIME 2,508,964 2,518,337 2,457,938 2,429,594 2,438,855 2,379,247 331,679 333,376 321,192 79,370 79,482 78,691
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 130,742 131,473 135,940 125,980 126,687 131,106 7,513 7,595 7,473 4,762 4,786 4,834
INTERMITTENT 109,272 114,645 107,812 105,244 110,424 104,127 4,263 4,355 4,103 4,028 4,221 3,685
POSITION OCCUPIED:                        
PERMANENT POSITION 2,553,052 2,562,656 2,505,936 2,474,891 2,484,352 2,428,436 308,265 310,008 298,715 78,161 78,304 77,500
FULL-TIME 2,420,330 2,428,581 2,370,139 2,346,393 2,354,570 2,296,552 301,501 303,192 291,919 73,937 74,011 73,587
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 132,722 134,075 135,797 128,498 129,782 131,884 6,764 6,816 6,796 4,224 4,293 3,913
TEMPORARY POSITION 195,926 201,799 195,754 185,927 191,614 186,044 35,190 35,318 34,053 9,999 10,185 9,710
FULL-TIME 88,634 89,756 87,799 83,201 84,285 82,695 30,178 30,184 29,273 5,433 5,471 5,104
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 107,292 112,043 107,955 102,726 107,329 103,349 5,012 5,134 4,780 4,566 4,714 4,606
TYPE OF APPOINTMENT:                        
PERMANENT 2,486,047 2,494,117 2,446,736 2,424,358 2,432,540 2,386,061 300,552 301,321 290,591 61,689 61,577 60,675
FULL-TIME 2,369,903 2,377,065 2,324,666 2,311,013 2,318,346 2,266,293 295,273 295,887 284,908 58,890 58,719 58,373
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 109,590 109,075 114,462 107,887 107,348 113,284 5,087 5,128 5,347 1,703 1,727 1,178
INTERMITTENT 6,554 7,977 7,608 5,458 6,846 6,484 192 306 336 1,096 1,131 1,124
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 262,931 270,338 254,954 236,460 243,426 228,419 42,903 44,005 42,177 26,471 26,912 26,535
FULL-TIME 139,061 141,272 133,272 118,581 120,509 112,954 36,406 37,489 36,284 20,480 20,763 20,318
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 21,152 22,398 21,478 18,093 19,339 17,822 2,426 2,467 2,126 3,059 3,059 3,656
INTERMITTENT 102,718 106,668 100,204 99,786 103,578 97,643 4,071 4,049 3,767 2,932 3,090 2,561
TYPE OF SERVICE:                        
COMPETITIVE SERVICE 1,341,148 1,344,432 1,312,721 1,315,703 1,318,898 1,288,073 217,048 217,379 210,492 25,445 25,534 24,648
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 1,305,281 1,308,487 1,277,041 1,281,251 1,284,477 1,253,856 213,250 213,442 206,926 24,030 24,010 23,185
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 35,867 35,945 35,680 34,452 34,421 34,217 3,798 3,937 3,566 1,415 1,524 1,463
EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICES 1,407,830 1,420,023 1,388,969 1,345,115 1,357,068 1,326,407 126,407 127,947 122,276 62,715 62,955 62,562
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 1,180,766 1,185,630 1,169,695 1,143,107 1,148,063 1,132,205 87,302 87,879 83,665 37,659 37,567 37,490
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 227,064 234,393 219,274 202,008 209,005 194,202 39,105 40,068 38,611 25,056 25,388 25,072
PAY SYSTEM:                        
WAGE 208,203 209,193 206,837 201,816 202,748 200,821 10,944 10,859 10,830 6,387 6,445 6,016
POSTAL 713,376 728,768 748,999 709,969 725,283 745,589 13,803 14,198 14,711 3,407 3,485 3,410
GENERAL SCHEDULE AND OTHER 1,827,399 1,826,494 1,745,854 1,749,033 1,747,935 1,668,070 318,708 320,269 307,227 78,366 78,559 77,784
CITIZENSHIP:                        
U.S. CITIZEN 2,716,088 2,731,924 2,670,010 2,652,940 2,668,377 2,607,157 340,086 341,916 329,655 63,148 63,547 62,853
NON U.S. CITIZEN 32,890 32,531 31,680 7,878 7,589 7,323 3,369 3,410 3,113 25,012 24,942 24,357
TOTAL INTERMITTENTS NOT WORKING *** 33,352 37,378 40,568 31,853 34,149 37,408 4,619 5,685 5,736 1,499 3,229
LEGISLATIVE BRANCH EMPLOYMENT 29,933 29,871 29,603 29,927 29,865 29,599 28,824 28,761 28,563 6 6 4
WORK SCHEDULE:                        
FULL-TIME 29,511 29,452 29,147 29,505 29,446 29,143 28,449 28,389 28,145 6 6 4
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 305 304 320 305 304 320 262 261 286 ... ... ...
INTERMITTENT 117 115 136 117 115 136 113 111 132 ... ... ...
POSITION OCCUPIED:                        
PERMANENT POSITION 11,330 11,322 11,179 11,324 11,316 11,175 10,239 10,231 10,155 6 6 4
FULL-TIME 11,043 11,038 10,869 11,037 11,032 10,865 9,999 9,994 9,883 6 6 4
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 287 284 310 287 284 310 240 237 272 ... ... ...
TEMPORARY POSITION 18,603 18,549 18,424 18,603 18,549 18,424 18,585 18,530 18,408 ... ... ...
FULL-TIME 18,468 18,414 18,278 18,468 18,414 18,278 18,450 18,395 18,262 ... ... ...
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 135 135 146 135 135 146 135 135 146 ... ... ...
TYPE OF APPOINTMENT:                        
PERMANENT 11,371 11,367 11,237 11,365 11,361 11,233 10,276 10,272 10,220 6 6 4
FULL-TIME 11,109 11,105 10,975 11,103 11,099 10,971 10,055 10,051 9,990 6 6 4
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 259 259 259 259 259 259 218 218 227 ... ... ...
INTERMITTENT 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 ... ... ...
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 18,562 18,504 18,366 18,562 18,504 18,366 18,548 18,489 18,343 ... ... ...
FULL-TIME 18,402 18,347 18,172 18,402 18,347 18,172 18,394 18,338 18,155 ... ... ...
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 46 45 61 46 45 61 44 43 59 ... ... ...
INTERMITTENT 114 112 133 114 112 133 110 108 129 ... ... ...
TYPE OF SERVICE:                        
COMPETITIVE SERVICE 2,427 2,427 2,360 2,427 2,427 2,360 2,238 2,238 2,222 ... ... ...
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 2,421 2,421 2,352 2,421 2,421 2,352 2,232 2,232 2,214 ... ... ...
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 6 6 8 6 6 8 6 6 8 ... ... ...
EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICES 27,506 27,444 27,243 27,500 27,438 27,239 26,586 26,523 26,341 6 6 4
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 8,950 8,946 8,885 8,944 8,940 8,881 8,044 8,040 8,006 6 6 4
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 18,556 18,498 18,358 18,556 18,498 18,358 18,542 18,483 18,335 ... ... ...
PAY SYSTEM:                        
WAGE 2,712 2,712 2,678 2,712 2,712 2,678 2,666 2,666 2,671 ... ... ...
GENERAL SCHEDULE AND OTHER 27,221 27,159 26,925 27,215 27,153 26,921 26,158 26,095 25,892 6 6 4
CITIZENSHIP:                        
U.S. CITIZEN 29,860 29,799 29,534 29,854 29,793 29,530 28,751 28,689 28,494 6 6 4
NON U.S. CITIZEN 73 72 69 73 72 69 73 72 69 ... ... ...
TOTAL INTERMITTENTS NOT WORKING *** 113 113 96 113 113 96 108 108 91 ... ...
JUDICIAL BRANCH EMPLOYMENT 33,754 33,754 33,520 33,385 33,385 33,155 2,815 2,815 2,807 369 369 365
WORK SCHEDULE:                        
FULL-TIME 32,248 32,248 31,986 31,900 31,900 31,642 2,674 2,674 2,665 348 348 344
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 1,409 1,409 1,435 1,391 1,391 1,417 133 133 133 18 18 18
INTERMITTENT 97 97 99 94 94 96 8 8 9 3 3 3
POSITION OCCUPIED:                        
PERMANENT POSITION 33,438 33,438 33,201 33,080 33,080 32,847 2,747 2,747 2,737 358 358 354
FULL-TIME 32,221 32,221 31,959 31,873 31,873 31,615 2,647 2,647 2,638 348 348 344
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 1,217 1,217 1,242 1,207 1,207 1,232 100 100 99 10 10 10
TEMPORARY POSITION 316 316 319 305 305 308 68 68 70 11 11 11
FULL-TIME 27 27 27 27 27 27 27 27 27 ... ... ...
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 289 289 292 278 278 281 41 41 43 11 11 11
TYPE OF APPOINTMENT:                        
PERMANENT 33,458 33,458 33,220 33,100 33,100 32,866 2,767 2,767 2,756 358 358 354
FULL-TIME 32,240 32,240 31,977 31,892 31,892 31,633 2,666 2,666 2,656 348 348 344
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 1,218 1,218 1,243 1,208 1,208 1,233 101 101 100 10 10 10
INTERMITTENT ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 296 296 300 285 285 289 48 48 51 11 11 11
FULL-TIME 8 8 9 8 8 9 8 8 9 ... ... ...
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 191 191 192 183 183 184 32 32 33 8 8 8
INTERMITTENT 97 97 99 94 94 96 8 8 9 3 3 3
TYPE OF SERVICE:                        
COMPETITIVE SERVICE ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICES 33,754 33,754 33,520 33,385 33,385 33,155 2,815 2,815 2,807 369 369 365
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 33,458 33,458 33,220 33,100 33,100 32,866 2,767 2,767 2,756 358 358 354
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 296 296 300 285 285 289 48 48 51 11 11 11
PAY SYSTEM:                        
WAGE ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
GENERAL SCHEDULE AND OTHER 33,754 33,754 33,520 33,385 33,385 33,155 2,815 2,815 2,807 369 369 365
CITIZENSHIP:                        
U.S. CITIZEN 33,208 33,208 32,988 32,845 32,845 32,629 2,619 2,619 2,610 363 363 359
NON U.S. CITIZEN 546 546 532 540 540 526 196 196 197 6 6 6
TOTAL INTERMITTENTS NOT WORKING *** ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
EXECUTIVE BRANCH EMPLOYMENT 2,685,291 2,700,830 2,638,567 2,597,506 2,612,716 2,551,726 311,816 313,750 301,398 87,785 88,114 86,841
WORK SCHEDULE:                        
FULL-TIME 2,447,205 2,456,637 2,396,805 2,368,189 2,377,509 2,318,462 300,556 302,313 290,382 79,016 79,128 78,343
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 129,028 129,760 134,185 124,284 124,992 129,369 7,118 7,201 7,054 4,744 4,768 4,816
INTERMITTENT 109,058 114,433 107,577 105,033 110,215 103,895 4,142 4,236 3,962 4,025 4,218 3,682
POSITION OCCUPIED:                        
PERMANENT POSITION 2,508,284 2,517,896 2,461,556 2,430,487 2,439,956 2,384,414 295,279 297,030 285,823 77,797 77,940 77,142
FULL-TIME 2,377,066 2,385,322 2,327,311 2,303,483 2,311,665 2,254,072 288,855 290,551 279,398 73,583 73,657 73,239
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 131,218 132,574 134,245 127,004 128,291 130,342 6,424 6,479 6,425 4,214 4,283 3,903
TEMPORARY POSITION 177,007 182,934 177,011 167,019 172,760 167,312 16,537 16,720 15,575 9,988 10,174 9,699
FULL-TIME 70,139 71,315 69,494 64,706 65,844 64,390 11,701 11,762 10,984 5,433 5,471 5,104
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 106,868 111,619 107,517 102,313 106,916 102,922 4,836 4,958 4,591 4,555 4,703 4,595
TYPE OF APPOINTMENT:                        
PERMANENT 2,441,218 2,449,292 2,402,279 2,379,893 2,388,079 2,341,962 287,509 288,282 277,615 61,325 61,213 60,317
FULL-TIME 2,326,554 2,333,720 2,281,714 2,268,018 2,275,355 2,223,689 282,552 283,170 272,262 58,536 58,365 58,025
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 108,113 107,598 112,960 106,420 105,881 111,792 4,768 4,809 5,020 1,693 1,717 1,168
INTERMITTENT 6,551 7,974 7,605 5,455 6,843 6,481 189 303 333 1,096 1,131 1,124
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 244,073 251,538 236,288 217,613 224,637 209,764 24,307 25,468 23,783 26,460 26,901 26,524
FULL-TIME 120,651 122,917 115,091 100,171 102,154 94,773 18,004 19,143 18,120 20,480 20,763 20,318
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 20,915 22,162 21,225 17,864 19,111 17,577 2,350 2,392 2,034 3,051 3,051 3,648
INTERMITTENT 102,507 106,459 99,972 99,578 103,372 97,414 3,953 3,933 3,629 2,929 3,087 2,558
TYPE OF SERVICE:                        
COMPETITIVE SERVICE 1,338,721 1,342,005 1,310,361 1,313,276 1,316,471 1,285,713 214,810 215,141 208,270 25,445 25,534 24,648
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 1,302,860 1,306,066 1,274,689 1,278,830 1,282,056 1,251,504 211,018 211,210 204,712 24,030 24,010 23,185
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 35,861 35,939 35,672 34,446 34,415 34,209 3,792 3,931 3,558 1,415 1,524 1,463
EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICES 1,346,570 1,358,825 1,328,206 1,284,230 1,296,245 1,266,013 97,006 98,609 93,128 62,340 62,580 62,193
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 1,138,358 1,143,226 1,127,590 1,101,063 1,106,023 1,090,458 76,491 77,072 72,903 37,295 37,203 37,132
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 208,212 215,599 200,616 183,167 190,222 175,555 20,515 21,537 20,225 25,045 25,377 25,061
PAY SYSTEM:                        
WAGE 205,491 206,481 204,159 199,104 200,036 198,143 8,278 8,193 8,159 6,387 6,445 6,016
POSTAL 713,376 728,768 748,999 709,969 725,283 745,589 13,803 14,198 14,711 3,407 3,485 3,410
GENERAL SCHEDULE AND OTHER 1,766,424 1,765,581 1,685,409 1,688,433 1,687,397 1,607,994 289,735 291,359 278,528 77,991 78,184 77,415
CITIZENSHIP:                        
U.S. CITIZEN 2,653,020 2,668,917 2,607,488 2,590,241 2,605,739 2,544,998 308,716 310,608 298,551 62,779 63,178 62,490
NON U.S. CITIZEN 32,271 31,913 31,079 7,265 6,977 6,728 3,100 3,142 2,847 25,006 24,936 24,351
TOTAL INTERMITTENTS NOT WORKING *** 33,239 37,265 40,472 31,740 34,036 37,312 4,511 5,577 5,645 1,499 3,229

* PRELIMINARY OR PREVIOUS MONTH'S EMPLOYMENT TOTALS (OR PORTIONS THEREOF) WERE USED FOR CURRENT MONTH.
** REVISED.
*** NOT INCLUDED IN TOTAL CIVILIAN EMPLOYMENT.

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