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Data, Analysis & Documentation Federal Employment Reports

Employment and Trends - March 2012

Graphic Presentation of Federal Civilian Employment

Distribution of Federal Civilian Employment by Branch for March 2012

pie chart explaining the Distribution of Federal Civilian Employment by Branch

Executive Branch (98.0%) - 2,722,210
Judicial Branch (1.0%) - 33,766
Legislative Branch (1.0%) - 30,142

Executive Branch Non Postal Service = 2,119,342
Postal Service = 602,868
Executive Branch = 2,722,210
Total Employment= 2,786,118


Distribution of Federal Civilian Employment by Major Geographic Area for March 2012

pie chart explaining the Distribution of Federal Civilian Employment by Service

United States Outside Washington, DC-MD-VA-WV (83.7%) - 2,333,602 
Washington, DC-MD-VA-WV Core Based Statistical Area* (13.0%) - 360,816
Overseaes (3.3%) - 91,700
Total Employment: 2,786,118


Distribution of Federal Civilian Employment by Work Schedule/Appointment March 2012

pie chart explaining the Distribution of Federal Civilian Employment by Work Schedule/Appointment

Full-time Permanent (87.8%) - 2,446,428
Part-time (4.0%) - 110,615
Full-time Temporary (4.4%) - 122,103
Intermittent (3.8%) - 106,972
Total Employment: 2,786,118


Distribution of Federal Civilian Employment by Service March 2012

pie chart explaining the Distribution of Federal Civilian Employment by Major Geographic Area

Excepted & SES (46%) - 1,281,090
Competitive (54.0%) - 1,505,028
Total Employment: 2,786,118


*Washington, DC-MD-VA-WV CBSA Area includes the District of Columbia; Calvert, Charles, Frederick, Montgomery, and Prince George's Counties in Maryland; Arlington, Clarke, Fairfax, Fauquier, Loudoun, Prince Wiliam, Spotsylvania, Stafford, and Warren Counties, and the Cities of Alexandria, Fairfax, Falls Church, Fredericksburg, Manassas, and Manassas Park in Virginia; and Jefferson County in West Virginia.

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