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Employment and Trends - December 2012

TABLE 8 -- STATISTICAL SUMMARY OF FEDERAL CIVILIAN EMPLOYMENT
ALL AREASUNITED STATESWASHINGTON, DC-MD-VA-WV CORE BASED STATISTICAL AREAOVERSEAS
EMPLOYMENT CATEGORIESDECEMBER 2012*SEPTEMBER 2012*DECEMBER 2011**DECEMBER 2012*SEPTEMBER 2012*DECEMBER 2011**DECEMBER 2012*SEPTEMBER 2012*DECEMBER 2011**DECEMBER 2012*SEPTEMBER 2012*DECEMBER 2011**
TOTAL CIVILIAN EMPLOYMENT 2,777,403 2,760,569 2,789,883 2,689,159 2,675,491 2,699,073 360,008 359,271 368,664 88,244 85,078 90,810
WORK SCHEDULE:                        
FULL-TIME 2,552,262 2,545,516 2,569,853 2,471,674 2,468,872 2,487,260 349,219 348,631 357,725 80,588 76,644 82,593
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 101,801 103,557 111,072 98,145 100,461 106,670 6,476 6,567 6,579 3,656 3,096 4,402
INTERMITTENT 123,340 111,496 108,958 119,340 106,158 105,143 4,313 4,073 4,360 4,000 5,338 3,815
POSITION OCCUPIED:                        
PERMANENT POSITION 2,551,241 2,550,173 2,607,772 2,478,696 2,474,964 2,524,893 324,481 324,158 335,546 72,545 75,209 82,846
FULL-TIME 2,443,330 2,441,295 2,487,647 2,373,692 2,368,558 2,408,797 319,592 318,742 329,824 69,638 72,737 78,850
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 107,911 108,878 120,125 105,004 106,406 116,096 4,889 5,416 5,722 2,907 2,472 3,996
TEMPORARY POSITION 226,162 210,396 182,111 210,463 200,527 174,180 35,527 35,113 33,118 15,699 9,869 7,964
FULL-TIME 108,932 104,221 82,206 97,982 100,314 78,463 29,627 29,889 27,901 10,950 3,907 3,743
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 117,230 106,175 99,905 112,481 100,213 95,717 5,900 5,224 5,217 4,749 5,962 4,221
TYPE OF APPOINTMENT:                        
PERMANENT 2,527,467 2,507,284 2,545,055 2,463,780 2,447,037 2,480,016 324,108 321,874 333,726 63,687 60,247 65,039
FULL-TIME 2,432,516 2,411,515 2,443,029 2,370,234 2,353,114 2,379,816 319,066 316,996 328,623 62,282 58,401 63,213
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 86,409 87,471 92,709 85,422 86,083 91,276 4,663 4,576 4,657 987 1,388 1,433
INTERMITTENT 8,542 8,298 9,317 8,124 7,840 8,924 379 302 446 418 458 393
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 249,936 253,285 244,828 225,379 228,454 219,057 35,900 37,397 34,938 24,557 24,831 25,771
FULL-TIME 119,746 134,001 126,824 101,440 115,758 107,444 30,153 31,635 29,102 18,306 18,243 19,380
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 15,392 16,086 18,363 12,723 14,378 15,394 1,813 1,991 1,922 2,669 1,708 2,969
INTERMITTENT 114,798 103,198 99,641 111,216 98,318 96,219 3,934 3,771 3,914 3,582 4,880 3,422
TYPE OF SERVICE:                        
COMPETITIVE SERVICE 1,489,684 1,478,255 1,486,472 1,462,074 1,449,598 1,457,336 242,467 241,192 241,319 27,610 28,657 29,136
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 1,446,019 1,426,314 1,451,683 1,419,716 1,399,031 1,424,067 228,781 227,211 236,970 26,303 27,283 27,616
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 43,665 51,941 34,789 42,358 50,567 33,269 13,686 13,981 4,349 1,307 1,374 1,520
EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICES 1,287,719 1,282,314 1,303,411 1,227,085 1,225,893 1,241,737 117,541 118,079 127,345 60,634 56,421 61,674
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 1,081,448 1,080,970 1,093,372 1,044,064 1,048,006 1,055,949 95,327 94,663 96,756 37,384 32,964 37,423
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 206,271 201,344 210,039 183,021 177,887 185,788 22,214 23,416 30,589 23,250 23,457 24,251
PAY SYSTEM:                        
WAGE 211,556 203,800 214,698 201,596 198,550 203,470 10,439 10,363 11,613 9,960 5,250 11,228
POSTAL 595,783 592,750 612,759 593,003 589,983 609,880 12,813 12,385 12,449 2,780 2,767 2,879
GENERAL SCHEDULE AND OTHER 1,970,064 1,964,019 1,962,426 1,894,560 1,886,958 1,885,723 336,756 336,523 344,602 75,504 77,061 76,703
CITIZENSHIP:                        
U.S. CITIZEN 2,744,524 2,726,729 2,755,185 2,682,003 2,668,194 2,691,395 356,610 355,785 366,303 62,521 58,535 63,790
NON U.S. CITIZEN 32,879 33,840 34,698 7,156 7,297 7,678 3,398 3,486 2,361 25,723 26,543 27,020
TOTAL INTERMITTENTS NOT WORKING *** 29,500 32,801 31,216 28,994 28,357 30,871 5,094 5,421 11,981 506 4,444
LEGISLATIVE BRANCH EMPLOYMENT 29,848 29,837 30,357 29,842 29,831 30,351 28,730 28,719 29,238 6 6 6
WORK SCHEDULE:                        
FULL-TIME 29,482 29,472 29,994 29,476 29,466 29,988 28,411 28,401 28,922 6 6 6
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 284 283 283 284 283 283 240 239 239 ... ... ...
INTERMITTENT 82 82 80 82 82 80 79 79 77 ... ... ...
POSITION OCCUPIED:                        
PERMANENT POSITION 11,730 11,729 11,716 11,724 11,723 11,710 10,632 10,631 10,618 6 6 6
FULL-TIME 11,453 11,453 11,442 11,447 11,447 11,436 10,402 10,402 10,391 6 6 6
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 277 276 274 277 276 274 230 229 227 ... ... ...
TEMPORARY POSITION 18,118 18,108 18,641 18,118 18,108 18,641 18,098 18,088 18,620 ... ... ...
FULL-TIME 18,029 18,019 18,552 18,029 18,019 18,552 18,009 17,999 18,531 ... ... ...
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 89 89 89 89 89 89 89 89 89 ... ... ...
TYPE OF APPOINTMENT:                        
PERMANENT 18,724 18,783 18,770 18,718 18,777 18,764 17,620 17,679 17,666 6 6 6
FULL-TIME 18,469 18,528 18,513 18,463 18,522 18,507 17,407 17,466 17,451 6 6 6
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 245 244 246 245 244 246 203 202 204 ... ... ...
INTERMITTENT 10 11 11 10 11 11 10 11 11 ... ... ...
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 11,124 11,054 11,587 11,124 11,054 11,587 11,110 11,040 11,572 ... ... ...
FULL-TIME 11,013 10,944 11,481 11,013 10,944 11,481 11,004 10,935 11,471 ... ... ...
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 39 39 37 39 39 37 37 37 35 ... ... ...
INTERMITTENT 72 71 69 72 71 69 69 68 66 ... ... ...
TYPE OF SERVICE:                        
COMPETITIVE SERVICE 11,983 11,969 2,320 11,983 11,969 2,320 11,794 11,780 2,131 ... ... ...
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 2,315 2,315 2,315 2,315 2,315 2,315 2,126 2,126 2,126 ... ... ...
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 9,668 9,654 5 9,668 9,654 5 9,668 9,654 5 ... ... ...
EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICES 17,865 17,868 28,037 17,859 17,862 28,031 16,936 16,939 27,107 6 6 6
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 16,409 16,468 16,455 16,403 16,462 16,449 15,494 15,553 15,540 6 6 6
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 1,456 1,400 11,582 1,456 1,400 11,582 1,442 1,386 11,567 ... ... ...
PAY SYSTEM:                        
WAGE 2,823 2,823 2,823 2,823 2,823 2,823 2,777 2,777 2,777 ... ... ...
GENERAL SCHEDULE AND OTHER 27,025 27,014 27,534 27,019 27,008 27,528 25,953 25,942 26,461 6 6 6
CITIZENSHIP:                        
U.S. CITIZEN 29,791 29,780 30,300 29,785 29,774 30,294 28,673 28,662 29,181 6 6 6
NON U.S. CITIZEN 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 ... ... ...
TOTAL INTERMITTENTS NOT WORKING *** 115 115 115 115 115 115 114 114 114 ... ...
JUDICIAL BRANCH EMPLOYMENT 33,772 33,771 33,762 33,403 33,402 33,393 2,833 2,832 2,823 369 369 369
WORK SCHEDULE:                        
FULL-TIME 32,264 32,266 32,254 31,916 31,918 31,906 2,690 2,692 2,680 348 348 348
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 1,411 1,408 1,411 1,393 1,390 1,393 135 132 135 18 18 18
INTERMITTENT 97 97 97 94 94 94 8 8 8 3 3 3
POSITION OCCUPIED:                        
PERMANENT POSITION 33,450 33,452 33,447 33,092 33,094 33,089 2,759 2,761 2,756 358 358 358
FULL-TIME 32,229 32,234 32,227 31,881 31,886 31,879 2,655 2,660 2,653 348 348 348
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 1,221 1,218 1,220 1,211 1,208 1,210 104 101 103 10 10 10
TEMPORARY POSITION 322 319 315 311 308 304 74 71 67 11 11 11
FULL-TIME 35 32 27 35 32 27 35 32 27 ... ... ...
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 287 287 288 276 276 277 39 39 40 11 11 11
TYPE OF APPOINTMENT:                        
PERMANENT 33,479 33,478 33,468 33,121 33,120 33,110 2,788 2,787 2,777 358 358 358
FULL-TIME 32,258 32,260 32,247 31,910 31,912 31,899 2,684 2,686 2,673 348 348 348
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 1,221 1,218 1,221 1,211 1,208 1,211 104 101 104 10 10 10
INTERMITTENT ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 293 293 294 282 282 283 45 45 46 11 11 11
FULL-TIME 6 6 7 6 6 7 6 6 7 ... ... ...
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 190 190 190 182 182 182 31 31 31 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 33,772 33,771 33,762 33,403 33,402 33,393 2,833 2,832 2,823 369 369 369
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 33,479 33,478 33,468 33,121 33,120 33,110 2,788 2,787 2,777 358 358 358
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 293 293 294 282 282 283 45 45 46 11 11 11
PAY SYSTEM:                        
WAGE ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
GENERAL SCHEDULE AND OTHER 33,772 33,771 33,762 33,403 33,402 33,393 2,833 2,832 2,823 369 369 369
CITIZENSHIP:                        
U.S. CITIZEN 33,227 33,226 33,217 32,864 32,863 32,854 2,638 2,637 2,628 363 363 363
NON U.S. CITIZEN 545 545 545 539 539 539 195 195 195 6 6 6
TOTAL INTERMITTENTS NOT WORKING *** ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
EXECUTIVE BRANCH EMPLOYMENT 2,713,783 2,696,961 2,725,764 2,625,914 2,612,258 2,635,329 328,445 327,720 336,603 87,869 84,703 90,435
WORK SCHEDULE:                        
FULL-TIME 2,490,516 2,483,778 2,507,605 2,410,282 2,407,488 2,425,366 318,118 317,538 326,123 80,234 76,290 82,239
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 100,106 101,866 109,378 96,468 98,788 104,994 6,101 6,196 6,205 3,638 3,078 4,384
INTERMITTENT 123,161 111,317 108,781 119,164 105,982 104,969 4,226 3,986 4,275 3,997 5,335 3,812
POSITION OCCUPIED:                        
PERMANENT POSITION 2,506,061 2,504,992 2,562,609 2,433,880 2,430,147 2,480,094 311,090 310,766 322,172 72,181 74,845 82,482
FULL-TIME 2,399,648 2,397,608 2,443,978 2,330,364 2,325,225 2,365,482 306,535 305,680 316,780 69,284 72,383 78,496
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 106,413 107,384 118,631 103,516 104,922 114,612 4,555 5,086 5,392 2,897 2,462 3,986
TEMPORARY POSITION 207,722 191,969 163,155 192,034 182,111 155,235 17,355 16,954 14,431 15,688 9,858 7,953
FULL-TIME 90,868 86,170 63,627 79,918 82,263 59,884 11,583 11,858 9,343 10,950 3,907 3,743
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 116,854 105,799 99,528 112,116 99,848 95,351 5,772 5,096 5,088 4,738 5,951 4,210
TYPE OF APPOINTMENT:                        
PERMANENT 2,475,264 2,455,023 2,492,817 2,411,941 2,395,140 2,428,142 303,700 301,408 313,283 63,323 59,883 64,675
FULL-TIME 2,381,789 2,360,727 2,392,269 2,319,861 2,302,680 2,329,410 298,975 296,844 308,499 61,928 58,047 62,859
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 84,943 86,009 91,242 83,966 84,631 89,819 4,356 4,273 4,349 977 1,378 1,423
INTERMITTENT 8,532 8,287 9,306 8,114 7,829 8,913 369 291 435 418 458 393
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 238,519 241,938 232,947 213,973 217,118 207,187 24,745 26,312 23,320 24,546 24,820 25,760
FULL-TIME 108,727 123,051 115,336 90,421 104,808 95,956 19,143 20,694 17,624 18,306 18,243 19,380
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 15,163 15,857 18,136 12,502 14,157 15,175 1,745 1,923 1,856 2,661 1,700 2,961
INTERMITTENT 114,629 103,030 99,475 111,050 98,153 96,056 3,857 3,695 3,840 3,579 4,877 3,419
TYPE OF SERVICE:                        
COMPETITIVE SERVICE 1,477,701 1,466,286 1,484,152 1,450,091 1,437,629 1,455,016 230,673 229,412 239,188 27,610 28,657 29,136
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 1,443,704 1,423,999 1,449,368 1,417,401 1,396,716 1,421,752 226,655 225,085 234,844 26,303 27,283 27,616
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 33,997 42,287 34,784 32,690 40,913 33,264 4,018 4,327 4,344 1,307 1,374 1,520
EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICES 1,236,082 1,230,675 1,241,612 1,175,823 1,174,629 1,180,313 97,772 98,308 97,415 60,259 56,046 61,299
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 1,031,560 1,031,024 1,043,449 994,540 998,424 1,006,390 77,045 76,323 78,439 37,020 32,600 37,059
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 204,522 199,651 198,163 181,283 176,205 173,923 20,727 21,985 18,976 23,239 23,446 24,240
PAY SYSTEM:                        
WAGE 208,733 200,977 211,875 198,773 195,727 200,647 7,662 7,586 8,836 9,960 5,250 11,228
POSTAL 595,783 592,750 612,759 593,003 589,983 609,880 12,813 12,385 12,449 2,780 2,767 2,879
GENERAL SCHEDULE AND OTHER 1,909,267 1,903,234 1,901,130 1,834,138 1,826,548 1,824,802 307,970 307,749 315,318 75,129 76,686 76,328
CITIZENSHIP:                        
U.S. CITIZEN 2,681,506 2,663,723 2,691,668 2,619,354 2,605,557 2,628,247 325,299 324,486 334,494 62,152 58,166 63,421
NON U.S. CITIZEN 32,277 33,238 34,096 6,560 6,701 7,082 3,146 3,234 2,109 25,717 26,537 27,014
TOTAL INTERMITTENTS NOT WORKING *** 29,385 32,686 31,101 28,879 28,242 30,756 4,980 5,307 11,867 506 4,444

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

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