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Employment and Trends - September 2009

TABLE 8 -- STATISTICAL SUMMARY OF FEDERAL CIVILIAN EMPLOYMENT
ALL AREASUNITED STATESWASHINGTON, DC-MD-VA-WV CORE BASED STATISTICAL AREAOVERSEAS
EMPLOYMENT CATEGORIESSEPTEMBER 2009*AUGUST 2009*SEPTEMBER 2008**SEPTEMBER 2009*AUGUST 2009*SEPTEMBER 2008**SEPTEMBER 2009*AUGUST 2009*SEPTEMBER 2008**SEPTEMBER 2009*AUGUST 2009*SEPTEMBER 2008**
TOTAL CIVILIAN EMPLOYMENT 2,838,491 2,814,217 2,757,872 2,749,287 2,726,553 2,669,588 356,545 354,144 342,611 89,204 87,664 88,284
WORK SCHEDULE:                        
FULL-TIME 2,583,535 2,586,259 2,519,051 2,502,785 2,505,962 2,439,314 344,432 343,148 331,001 80,750 80,297 79,737
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 130,043 126,470 132,048 125,577 122,134 127,405 7,342 6,800 7,367 4,466 4,336 4,643
INTERMITTENT 124,913 101,488 106,773 120,925 98,457 102,869 4,771 4,196 4,243 3,988 3,031 3,904
POSITION OCCUPIED:                        
PERMANENT POSITION 2,604,493 2,601,199 2,552,497 2,525,087 2,522,345 2,474,253 318,350 316,924 307,207 79,406 78,854 78,244
FULL-TIME 2,473,035 2,471,261 2,417,714 2,397,556 2,396,196 2,343,511 311,695 310,613 300,413 75,479 75,065 74,203
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 131,458 129,938 134,783 127,531 126,149 130,742 6,655 6,311 6,794 3,927 3,789 4,041
TEMPORARY POSITION 233,998 213,018 205,375 224,200 204,208 195,335 38,195 37,220 35,404 9,798 8,810 10,040
FULL-TIME 110,500 114,998 101,337 105,229 109,766 95,803 32,737 32,535 30,588 5,271 5,232 5,534
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 123,498 98,020 104,038 118,971 94,442 99,532 5,458 4,685 4,816 4,527 3,578 4,506
TYPE OF APPOINTMENT:                        
PERMANENT 2,532,253 2,522,221 2,484,057 2,469,038 2,460,706 2,422,786 309,055 306,645 298,268 63,215 61,515 61,271
FULL-TIME 2,417,116 2,409,447 2,366,382 2,356,522 2,349,550 2,307,466 303,800 301,487 292,794 60,594 59,897 58,916
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 106,734 105,706 109,524 105,302 104,524 108,260 4,972 4,898 5,101 1,432 1,182 1,264
INTERMITTENT 8,403 7,068 8,151 7,214 6,632 7,060 283 260 373 1,189 436 1,091
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 306,238 291,996 273,815 280,249 265,847 246,802 47,490 47,499 44,343 25,989 26,149 27,013
FULL-TIME 166,419 176,812 152,669 146,263 156,412 131,848 40,632 41,661 38,207 20,156 20,400 20,821
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 23,309 20,764 22,524 20,275 17,610 19,145 2,370 1,902 2,266 3,034 3,154 3,379
INTERMITTENT 116,510 94,420 98,622 113,711 91,825 95,809 4,488 3,936 3,870 2,799 2,595 2,813
TYPE OF SERVICE:                        
COMPETITIVE SERVICE 1,407,142 1,399,003 1,343,385 1,380,346 1,372,940 1,318,155 224,124 222,286 214,894 26,796 26,063 25,230
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 1,354,665 1,345,715 1,299,144 1,329,422 1,321,028 1,275,349 219,591 217,828 211,126 25,243 24,687 23,795
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 52,477 53,288 44,241 50,924 51,912 42,806 4,533 4,458 3,768 1,553 1,376 1,435
EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICES 1,431,349 1,415,214 1,414,487 1,368,941 1,353,613 1,351,433 132,421 131,858 127,717 62,408 61,601 63,054
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 1,177,588 1,176,506 1,184,913 1,139,616 1,139,678 1,147,437 89,464 88,817 87,142 37,972 36,828 37,476
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 253,761 238,708 229,574 229,325 213,935 203,996 42,957 43,041 40,575 24,436 24,773 25,578
PAY SYSTEM:                        
WAGE 212,985 214,660 211,849 206,862 208,322 205,331 10,636 11,478 10,999 6,123 6,338 6,518
POSTAL 678,020 682,618 728,276 674,779 679,351 724,831 13,273 13,287 14,051 3,241 3,267 3,445
GENERAL SCHEDULE AND OTHER 1,947,486 1,916,939 1,817,747 1,867,646 1,838,880 1,739,426 332,636 329,379 317,561 79,840 78,059 78,321
CITIZENSHIP:                        
U.S. CITIZEN 2,804,573 2,780,513 2,724,689 2,741,735 2,718,495 2,661,628 353,127 350,628 339,229 62,838 62,018 63,061
NON U.S. CITIZEN 33,918 33,704 33,183 7,552 8,058 7,960 3,418 3,516 3,382 26,366 25,646 25,223
TOTAL INTERMITTENTS NOT WORKING *** 36,068 43,773 32,876 33,943 41,501 29,650 4,831 5,147 5,338 2,125 2,272
LEGISLATIVE BRANCH EMPLOYMENT 30,859 29,932 30,293 30,853 29,926 30,287 29,739 28,811 29,181 6 6 6
WORK SCHEDULE:                        
FULL-TIME 30,453 29,496 29,873 30,447 29,490 29,867 29,382 28,424 28,805 6 6 6
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 283 311 301 283 311 301 239 267 260 ... ... ...
INTERMITTENT 123 125 119 123 125 119 118 120 116 ... ... ...
POSITION OCCUPIED:                        
PERMANENT POSITION 11,671 11,378 11,315 11,665 11,372 11,309 10,571 10,278 10,221 6 6 6
FULL-TIME 11,383 11,077 11,029 11,377 11,071 11,023 10,332 10,026 9,979 6 6 6
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 288 301 286 288 301 286 239 252 242 ... ... ...
TEMPORARY POSITION 19,188 18,554 18,978 19,188 18,554 18,978 19,168 18,533 18,960 ... ... ...
FULL-TIME 19,070 18,419 18,844 19,070 18,419 18,844 19,050 18,398 18,826 ... ... ...
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 118 135 134 118 135 134 118 135 134 ... ... ...
TYPE OF APPOINTMENT:                        
PERMANENT 11,672 11,417 11,333 11,666 11,411 11,327 10,568 10,313 10,247 6 6 6
FULL-TIME 11,424 11,149 11,072 11,418 11,143 11,066 10,362 10,087 10,025 6 6 6
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 246 265 258 246 265 258 204 223 219 ... ... ...
INTERMITTENT 2 3 3 2 3 3 2 3 3 ... ... ...
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 19,187 18,515 18,960 19,187 18,515 18,960 19,171 18,498 18,934 ... ... ...
FULL-TIME 19,029 18,347 18,801 19,029 18,347 18,801 19,020 18,337 18,780 ... ... ...
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 37 46 43 37 46 43 35 44 41 ... ... ...
INTERMITTENT 121 122 116 121 122 116 116 117 113 ... ... ...
TYPE OF SERVICE:                        
COMPETITIVE SERVICE 2,422 2,422 2,433 2,422 2,422 2,433 2,233 2,233 2,247 ... ... ...
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 2,416 2,416 2,425 2,416 2,416 2,425 2,227 2,227 2,239 ... ... ...
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 6 6 8 6 6 8 6 6 8 ... ... ...
EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICES 28,437 27,510 27,860 28,431 27,504 27,854 27,506 26,578 26,934 6 6 6
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 9,256 9,001 8,908 9,250 8,995 8,902 8,341 8,086 8,008 6 6 6
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 19,181 18,509 18,952 19,181 18,509 18,952 19,165 18,492 18,926 ... ... ...
PAY SYSTEM:                        
WAGE 2,831 2,712 2,707 2,831 2,712 2,707 2,785 2,666 2,664 ... ... ...
GENERAL SCHEDULE AND OTHER 28,028 27,220 27,586 28,022 27,214 27,580 26,954 26,145 26,517 6 6 6
CITIZENSHIP:                        
U.S. CITIZEN 30,800 29,859 30,221 30,794 29,853 30,215 29,680 28,738 29,109 6 6 6
NON U.S. CITIZEN 59 73 72 59 73 72 59 73 72 ... ... ...
TOTAL INTERMITTENTS NOT WORKING *** 171 119 120 171 119 120 167 115 114 ... ...
JUDICIAL BRANCH EMPLOYMENT 33,754 33,754 33,754 33,385 33,385 33,385 2,815 2,815 2,815 369 369 369
WORK SCHEDULE:                        
FULL-TIME 32,248 32,248 32,248 31,900 31,900 31,900 2,674 2,674 2,674 348 348 348
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 1,409 1,409 1,409 1,391 1,391 1,391 133 133 133 18 18 18
INTERMITTENT 97 97 97 94 94 94 8 8 8 3 3 3
POSITION OCCUPIED:                        
PERMANENT POSITION 33,438 33,438 33,438 33,080 33,080 33,080 2,747 2,747 2,747 358 358 358
FULL-TIME 32,221 32,221 32,221 31,873 31,873 31,873 2,647 2,647 2,647 348 348 348
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 1,217 1,217 1,217 1,207 1,207 1,207 100 100 100 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 33,458 33,100 33,100 33,100 2,767 2,767 2,767 358 358 358
FULL-TIME 32,240 32,240 32,240 31,892 31,892 31,892 2,666 2,666 2,666 348 348 348
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 1,218 1,218 1,218 1,208 1,208 1,208 101 101 101 10 10 10
INTERMITTENT ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 296 296 296 285 285 285 48 48 48 11 11 11
FULL-TIME 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 ... ... ...
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 33,754 33,385 33,385 33,385 2,815 2,815 2,815 369 369 369
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 33,458 33,458 33,458 33,100 33,100 33,100 2,767 2,767 2,767 358 358 358
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 296 296 296 285 285 285 48 48 48 11 11 11
PAY SYSTEM:                        
WAGE ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
GENERAL SCHEDULE AND OTHER 33,754 33,754 33,754 33,385 33,385 33,385 2,815 2,815 2,815 369 369 369
CITIZENSHIP:                        
U.S. CITIZEN 33,208 33,208 33,208 32,845 32,845 32,845 2,619 2,619 2,619 363 363 363
NON U.S. CITIZEN 546 546 546 540 540 540 196 196 196 6 6 6
TOTAL INTERMITTENTS NOT WORKING *** ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
EXECUTIVE BRANCH EMPLOYMENT 2,773,878 2,750,531 2,693,825 2,685,049 2,663,242 2,605,916 323,991 322,518 310,615 88,829 87,289 87,909
WORK SCHEDULE:                        
FULL-TIME 2,520,834 2,524,515 2,456,930 2,440,438 2,444,572 2,377,547 312,376 312,050 299,522 80,396 79,943 79,383
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 128,351 124,750 130,338 123,903 120,432 125,713 6,970 6,400 6,974 4,448 4,318 4,625
INTERMITTENT 124,693 101,266 106,557 120,708 98,238 102,656 4,645 4,068 4,119 3,985 3,028 3,901
POSITION OCCUPIED:                        
PERMANENT POSITION 2,559,384 2,556,383 2,507,744 2,480,342 2,477,893 2,429,864 305,032 303,899 294,239 79,042 78,490 77,880
FULL-TIME 2,429,431 2,427,963 2,374,464 2,354,306 2,353,252 2,300,615 298,716 297,940 287,787 75,125 74,711 73,849
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 129,953 128,420 133,280 126,036 124,641 129,249 6,316 5,959 6,452 3,917 3,779 4,031
TEMPORARY POSITION 214,494 194,148 186,081 204,707 185,349 176,052 18,959 18,619 16,376 9,787 8,799 10,029
FULL-TIME 91,403 96,552 82,466 86,132 91,320 76,932 13,660 14,110 11,735 5,271 5,232 5,534
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 123,091 97,596 103,615 118,575 94,029 99,120 5,299 4,509 4,641 4,516 3,567 4,495
TYPE OF APPOINTMENT:                        
PERMANENT 2,487,123 2,477,346 2,439,266 2,424,272 2,416,195 2,378,359 295,720 293,565 285,254 62,851 61,151 60,907
FULL-TIME 2,373,452 2,366,058 2,323,070 2,313,212 2,306,515 2,264,508 290,772 288,734 280,103 60,240 59,543 58,562
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 105,270 104,223 108,048 103,848 103,051 106,794 4,667 4,574 4,781 1,422 1,172 1,254
INTERMITTENT 8,401 7,065 8,148 7,212 6,629 7,057 281 257 370 1,189 436 1,091
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 286,755 273,185 254,559 260,777 247,047 227,557 28,271 28,953 25,361 25,978 26,138 27,002
FULL-TIME 147,382 158,457 133,860 127,226 138,057 113,039 21,604 23,316 19,419 20,156 20,400 20,821
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 23,081 20,527 22,290 20,055 17,381 18,919 2,303 1,826 2,193 3,026 3,146 3,371
INTERMITTENT 116,292 94,201 98,409 113,496 91,609 95,599 4,364 3,811 3,749 2,796 2,592 2,810
TYPE OF SERVICE:                        
COMPETITIVE SERVICE 1,404,720 1,396,581 1,340,952 1,377,924 1,370,518 1,315,722 221,891 220,053 212,647 26,796 26,063 25,230
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 1,352,249 1,343,299 1,296,719 1,327,006 1,318,612 1,272,924 217,364 215,601 208,887 25,243 24,687 23,795
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 52,471 53,282 44,233 50,918 51,906 42,798 4,527 4,452 3,760 1,553 1,376 1,435
EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICES 1,369,158 1,353,950 1,352,873 1,307,125 1,292,724 1,290,194 102,100 102,465 97,968 62,033 61,226 62,679
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 1,134,874 1,134,047 1,142,547 1,097,266 1,097,583 1,105,435 78,356 77,964 76,367 37,608 36,464 37,112
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 234,284 219,903 210,326 209,859 195,141 184,759 23,744 24,501 21,601 24,425 24,762 25,567
PAY SYSTEM:                        
WAGE 210,154 211,948 209,142 204,031 205,610 202,624 7,851 8,812 8,335 6,123 6,338 6,518
POSTAL 678,020 682,618 728,276 674,779 679,351 724,831 13,273 13,287 14,051 3,241 3,267 3,445
GENERAL SCHEDULE AND OTHER 1,885,704 1,855,965 1,756,407 1,806,239 1,778,281 1,678,461 302,867 300,419 288,229 79,465 77,684 77,946
CITIZENSHIP:                        
U.S. CITIZEN 2,740,565 2,717,446 2,661,260 2,678,096 2,655,797 2,598,568 320,828 319,271 307,501 62,469 61,649 62,692
NON U.S. CITIZEN 33,313 33,085 32,565 6,953 7,445 7,348 3,163 3,247 3,114 26,360 25,640 25,217
TOTAL INTERMITTENTS NOT WORKING *** 35,897 43,654 32,756 33,772 41,382 29,530 4,664 5,032 5,224 2,125 2,272

* 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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