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Data, Analysis & Documentation Federal Employment Reports

Employment and Trends - March 2009

TABLE 8 -- STATISTICAL SUMMARY OF FEDERAL CIVILIAN EMPLOYMENT
ALL AREASUNITED STATESWASHINGTON, DC-MD-VA-WV CORE BASED STATISTICAL AREAOVERSEAS
EMPLOYMENT CATEGORIESMARCH 2009*FEBRUARY 2009**MARCH 2008*MARCH 2009*FEBRUARY 2009**MARCH 2008*MARCH 2009*FEBRUARY 2009**MARCH 2008*MARCH 2009*FEBRUARY 2009**MARCH 2008*
TOTAL CIVILIAN EMPLOYMENT 2,818,473 2,766,354 2,720,155 2,730,162 2,678,162 2,632,278 345,501 344,470 333,952 88,311 88,192 87,877
WORK SCHEDULE:                        
FULL-TIME 2,527,211 2,521,243 2,473,939 2,447,565 2,441,837 2,394,817 333,158 332,468 321,966 79,646 79,406 79,122
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 132,306 132,523 136,895 127,570 127,791 131,961 7,717 7,638 7,684 4,736 4,732 4,934
INTERMITTENT 158,956 112,588 109,321 155,027 108,534 105,500 4,626 4,364 4,302 3,929 4,054 3,821
POSITION OCCUPIED:                        
PERMANENT POSITION 2,563,680 2,557,538 2,516,362 2,485,460 2,479,482 2,438,509 310,976 309,236 299,707 78,220 78,056 77,853
FULL-TIME 2,429,059 2,423,447 2,379,070 2,354,911 2,349,524 2,305,255 304,088 302,360 292,817 74,148 73,923 73,815
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 134,621 134,091 137,292 130,549 129,958 133,254 6,888 6,876 6,890 4,072 4,133 4,038
TEMPORARY POSITION 254,793 208,816 203,793 244,702 198,680 193,769 34,525 35,234 34,245 10,091 10,136 10,024
FULL-TIME 98,152 97,796 94,869 92,654 92,313 89,562 29,070 30,108 29,149 5,498 5,483 5,307
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 156,641 111,020 108,924 152,048 106,367 104,207 5,455 5,126 5,096 4,593 4,653 4,717
TYPE OF APPOINTMENT:                        
PERMANENT 2,504,733 2,498,977 2,463,709 2,443,351 2,437,721 2,402,820 302,273 301,526 291,809 61,382 61,256 60,889
FULL-TIME 2,388,214 2,382,092 2,341,485 2,329,218 2,323,171 2,282,958 297,007 296,246 286,190 58,996 58,921 58,527
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 108,563 110,181 114,060 107,326 108,954 112,852 5,066 5,083 5,265 1,237 1,227 1,208
INTERMITTENT 7,956 6,704 8,164 6,807 5,596 7,010 200 197 354 1,149 1,108 1,154
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 313,740 267,377 256,446 286,811 240,441 229,458 43,228 42,944 42,143 26,929 26,936 26,988
FULL-TIME 138,997 139,151 132,454 118,347 118,666 111,859 36,151 36,222 35,776 20,650 20,485 20,595
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 23,743 22,342 22,835 20,244 18,837 19,109 2,651 2,555 2,419 3,499 3,505 3,726
INTERMITTENT 151,000 105,884 101,157 148,220 102,938 98,490 4,426 4,167 3,948 2,780 2,946 2,667
TYPE OF SERVICE:                        
COMPETITIVE SERVICE 1,365,382 1,356,992 1,325,502 1,339,811 1,331,529 1,300,766 218,467 217,683 210,924 25,571 25,463 24,736
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 1,327,081 1,319,579 1,288,476 1,302,932 1,295,536 1,265,212 214,627 213,862 207,453 24,149 24,043 23,264
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 38,301 37,413 37,026 36,879 35,993 35,554 3,840 3,821 3,471 1,422 1,420 1,472
EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICES 1,453,091 1,409,362 1,394,653 1,390,351 1,346,633 1,331,512 127,034 126,787 123,028 62,740 62,729 63,141
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 1,177,652 1,179,398 1,175,233 1,140,419 1,142,185 1,137,608 87,646 87,664 84,356 37,233 37,213 37,625
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 275,439 229,964 219,420 249,932 204,448 193,904 39,388 39,123 38,672 25,507 25,516 25,516
PAY SYSTEM:                        
WAGE 208,754 208,072 207,010 202,343 201,665 200,736 10,899 10,948 10,828 6,411 6,407 6,274
POSTAL 703,809 709,972 747,437 700,446 706,572 744,011 13,597 13,732 14,695 3,363 3,400 3,426
GENERAL SCHEDULE AND OTHER 1,905,910 1,848,310 1,765,708 1,827,373 1,769,925 1,687,531 321,005 319,790 308,429 78,537 78,385 78,177
CITIZENSHIP:                        
U.S. CITIZEN 2,784,679 2,733,451 2,687,953 2,722,151 2,670,279 2,624,785 342,115 341,103 330,726 62,528 63,172 63,168
NON U.S. CITIZEN 33,794 32,903 32,202 8,011 7,883 7,493 3,386 3,367 3,226 25,783 25,020 24,709
TOTAL INTERMITTENTS NOT WORKING *** 46,657 34,875 36,265 42,426 33,368 33,144 5,644 4,703 5,445 4,231 1,507
LEGISLATIVE BRANCH EMPLOYMENT 29,930 29,923 29,617 29,924 29,917 29,610 28,810 28,803 28,554 6 6 7
WORK SCHEDULE:                        
FULL-TIME 29,492 29,488 29,173 29,486 29,482 29,166 28,421 28,417 28,147 6 6 7
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 311 311 328 311 311 328 267 267 296 ... ... ...
INTERMITTENT 127 124 116 127 124 116 122 119 111 ... ... ...
POSITION OCCUPIED:                        
PERMANENT POSITION 11,378 11,371 11,190 11,372 11,365 11,183 10,278 10,271 10,143 6 6 7
FULL-TIME 11,075 11,071 10,902 11,069 11,065 10,895 10,024 10,020 9,892 6 6 7
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 303 300 288 303 300 288 254 251 251 ... ... ...
TEMPORARY POSITION 18,552 18,552 18,427 18,552 18,552 18,427 18,532 18,532 18,411 ... ... ...
FULL-TIME 18,417 18,417 18,271 18,417 18,417 18,271 18,397 18,397 18,255 ... ... ...
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 135 135 156 135 135 156 135 135 156 ... ... ...
TYPE OF APPOINTMENT:                        
PERMANENT 11,416 11,415 11,274 11,410 11,409 11,267 10,312 10,311 10,232 6 6 7
FULL-TIME 11,148 11,147 11,019 11,142 11,141 11,012 10,086 10,085 10,009 6 6 7
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 265 265 252 265 265 252 223 223 220 ... ... ...
INTERMITTENT 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 ... ... ...
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 18,514 18,508 18,343 18,514 18,508 18,343 18,498 18,492 18,322 ... ... ...
FULL-TIME 18,344 18,341 18,154 18,344 18,341 18,154 18,335 18,332 18,138 ... ... ...
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 46 46 76 46 46 76 44 44 76 ... ... ...
INTERMITTENT 124 121 113 124 121 113 119 116 108 ... ... ...
TYPE OF SERVICE:                        
COMPETITIVE SERVICE 2,422 2,422 2,370 2,422 2,422 2,370 2,233 2,233 2,217 ... ... ...
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 2,416 2,416 2,362 2,416 2,416 2,362 2,227 2,227 2,209 ... ... ...
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 6 6 8 6 6 8 6 6 8 ... ... ...
EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICES 27,508 27,501 27,247 27,502 27,495 27,240 26,577 26,570 26,337 6 6 7
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 9,000 8,999 8,912 8,994 8,993 8,905 8,085 8,084 8,023 6 6 7
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 18,508 18,502 18,335 18,508 18,502 18,335 18,492 18,486 18,314 ... ... ...
PAY SYSTEM:                        
WAGE 2,712 2,712 2,676 2,712 2,712 2,676 2,666 2,666 2,656 ... ... ...
GENERAL SCHEDULE AND OTHER 27,218 27,211 26,941 27,212 27,205 26,934 26,144 26,137 25,898 6 6 7
CITIZENSHIP:                        
U.S. CITIZEN 29,857 29,850 29,546 29,851 29,844 29,539 28,737 28,730 28,483 6 6 7
NON U.S. CITIZEN 73 73 71 73 73 71 73 73 71 ... ... ...
TOTAL INTERMITTENTS NOT WORKING *** 118 121 114 118 121 114 113 116 108 ... ...
JUDICIAL BRANCH EMPLOYMENT 33,754 33,754 33,752 33,385 33,385 33,383 2,815 2,815 2,813 369 369 369
WORK SCHEDULE:                        
FULL-TIME 32,248 32,248 32,247 31,900 31,900 31,899 2,674 2,674 2,673 348 348 348
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 1,409 1,409 1,408 1,391 1,391 1,390 133 133 132 18 18 18
INTERMITTENT 97 97 97 94 94 94 8 8 8 3 3 3
POSITION OCCUPIED:                        
PERMANENT POSITION 33,438 33,438 33,436 33,080 33,080 33,078 2,747 2,747 2,745 358 358 358
FULL-TIME 32,221 32,221 32,220 31,873 31,873 31,872 2,647 2,647 2,646 348 348 348
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 1,217 1,217 1,216 1,207 1,207 1,206 100 100 99 10 10 10
TEMPORARY POSITION 316 316 316 305 305 305 68 68 68 11 11 11
FULL-TIME 27 27 27 27 27 27 27 27 27 ... ... ...
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 289 289 289 278 278 278 41 41 41 11 11 11
TYPE OF APPOINTMENT:                        
PERMANENT 33,458 33,458 33,455 33,100 33,100 33,097 2,767 2,767 2,764 358 358 358
FULL-TIME 32,240 32,240 32,238 31,892 31,892 31,890 2,666 2,666 2,664 348 348 348
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 1,218 1,218 1,217 1,208 1,208 1,207 101 101 100 10 10 10
INTERMITTENT ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 296 296 297 285 285 286 48 48 49 11 11 11
FULL-TIME 8 8 9 8 8 9 8 8 9 ... ... ...
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 191 191 191 183 183 183 32 32 32 8 8 8
INTERMITTENT 97 97 97 94 94 94 8 8 8 3 3 3
TYPE OF SERVICE:                        
COMPETITIVE SERVICE ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICES 33,754 33,754 33,752 33,385 33,385 33,383 2,815 2,815 2,813 369 369 369
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 33,458 33,458 33,455 33,100 33,100 33,097 2,767 2,767 2,764 358 358 358
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 296 296 297 285 285 286 48 48 49 11 11 11
PAY SYSTEM:                        
WAGE ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
GENERAL SCHEDULE AND OTHER 33,754 33,754 33,752 33,385 33,385 33,383 2,815 2,815 2,813 369 369 369
CITIZENSHIP:                        
U.S. CITIZEN 33,208 33,208 33,206 32,845 32,845 32,843 2,619 2,619 2,617 363 363 363
NON U.S. CITIZEN 546 546 546 540 540 540 196 196 196 6 6 6
TOTAL INTERMITTENTS NOT WORKING *** ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
EXECUTIVE BRANCH EMPLOYMENT 2,754,789 2,702,677 2,656,786 2,666,853 2,614,860 2,569,285 313,876 312,852 302,585 87,936 87,817 87,501
WORK SCHEDULE:                        
FULL-TIME 2,465,471 2,459,507 2,412,519 2,386,179 2,380,455 2,333,752 302,063 301,377 291,146 79,292 79,052 78,767
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 130,586 130,803 135,159 125,868 126,089 130,243 7,317 7,238 7,256 4,718 4,714 4,916
INTERMITTENT 158,732 112,367 109,108 154,806 108,316 105,290 4,496 4,237 4,183 3,926 4,051 3,818
POSITION OCCUPIED:                        
PERMANENT POSITION 2,518,864 2,512,729 2,471,736 2,441,008 2,435,037 2,394,248 297,951 296,218 286,819 77,856 77,692 77,488
FULL-TIME 2,385,763 2,380,155 2,335,948 2,311,969 2,306,586 2,262,488 291,417 289,693 280,279 73,794 73,569 73,460
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 133,101 132,574 135,788 129,039 128,451 131,760 6,534 6,525 6,540 4,062 4,123 4,028
TEMPORARY POSITION 235,925 189,948 185,050 225,845 179,823 175,037 15,925 16,634 15,766 10,080 10,125 10,013
FULL-TIME 79,708 79,352 76,571 74,210 73,869 71,264 10,646 11,684 10,867 5,498 5,483 5,307
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 156,217 110,596 108,479 151,635 105,954 103,773 5,279 4,950 4,899 4,582 4,642 4,706
TYPE OF APPOINTMENT:                        
PERMANENT 2,459,859 2,454,104 2,418,980 2,398,841 2,393,212 2,358,456 289,194 288,448 278,813 61,018 60,892 60,524
FULL-TIME 2,344,826 2,338,705 2,298,228 2,286,184 2,280,138 2,240,056 284,255 283,495 273,517 58,642 58,567 58,172
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 107,080 108,698 112,591 105,853 107,481 111,393 4,742 4,759 4,945 1,227 1,217 1,198
INTERMITTENT 7,953 6,701 8,161 6,804 5,593 7,007 197 194 351 1,149 1,108 1,154
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 294,930 248,573 237,806 268,012 221,648 210,829 24,682 24,404 23,772 26,918 26,925 26,977
FULL-TIME 120,645 120,802 114,291 99,995 100,317 93,696 17,808 17,882 17,629 20,650 20,485 20,595
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 23,506 22,105 22,568 20,015 18,608 18,850 2,575 2,479 2,311 3,491 3,497 3,718
INTERMITTENT 150,779 105,666 100,947 148,002 102,723 98,283 4,299 4,043 3,832 2,777 2,943 2,664
TYPE OF SERVICE:                        
COMPETITIVE SERVICE 1,362,960 1,354,570 1,323,132 1,337,389 1,329,107 1,298,396 216,234 215,450 208,707 25,571 25,463 24,736
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 1,324,665 1,317,163 1,286,114 1,300,516 1,293,120 1,262,850 212,400 211,635 205,244 24,149 24,043 23,264
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 38,295 37,407 37,018 36,873 35,987 35,546 3,834 3,815 3,463 1,422 1,420 1,472
EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICES 1,391,829 1,348,107 1,333,654 1,329,464 1,285,753 1,270,889 97,642 97,402 93,878 62,365 62,354 62,765
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 1,135,194 1,136,941 1,132,866 1,098,325 1,100,092 1,095,606 76,794 76,813 73,569 36,869 36,849 37,260
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 256,635 211,166 200,788 231,139 185,661 175,283 20,848 20,589 20,309 25,496 25,505 25,505
PAY SYSTEM:                        
WAGE 206,042 205,360 204,334 199,631 198,953 198,060 8,233 8,282 8,172 6,411 6,407 6,274
POSTAL 703,809 709,972 747,437 700,446 706,572 744,011 13,597 13,732 14,695 3,363 3,400 3,426
GENERAL SCHEDULE AND OTHER 1,844,938 1,787,345 1,705,015 1,766,776 1,709,335 1,627,214 292,046 290,838 279,718 78,162 78,010 77,801
CITIZENSHIP:                        
U.S. CITIZEN 2,721,614 2,670,393 2,625,201 2,659,455 2,607,590 2,562,403 310,759 309,754 299,626 62,159 62,803 62,798
NON U.S. CITIZEN 33,175 32,284 31,585 7,398 7,270 6,882 3,117 3,098 2,959 25,777 25,014 24,703
TOTAL INTERMITTENTS NOT WORKING *** 46,539 34,754 36,151 42,308 33,247 33,030 5,531 4,587 5,337 4,231 1,507

* 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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