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Employment and Trends - September 2012

TABLE 6 -- TREND OF FEDERAL CIVILIAN EXECUTIVE BRANCH EMPLOYMENT BY TYPE OF APPOINTMENT AND WORK SCHEDULE TO SEPTEMBER 2012
PERMANENT APPOINTMENTSTEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE APPOINTMENTS
AGENCY AND DATETOTALTOTALFULL-TIMEPART-TIMEINTERMITTENTTOTALFULL-TIMEPART-TIMEINTERMITTENT
SEPTEMBER 2011 2,756,233 ** 2,512,683 ** 2,411,678 ** 91,450 ** 9,555 ** 243,550 ** 130,684 ** 20,798 ** 92,068 **
DECEMBER 2011 2,725,764 ** 2,492,817 ** 2,392,269 ** 91,242 ** 9,306 ** 232,947 ** 115,336 ** 18,136 ** 99,475 **
MARCH 2012 2,722,210 * 2,494,367 * 2,395,655 * 90,546 * 8,166 * 227,843 * 110,846 * 18,374 * 98,623 *
JUNE 2012 2,736,821 * 2,483,018 * 2,386,471 * 88,060 * 8,487 * 253,803 * 137,804 * 15,907 * 100,092 *
SEPTEMBER 2012* 2,696,961 * 2,455,023 * 2,360,727 * 86,009 * 8,287 * 241,938 * 123,051 * 15,857 * 103,030 *
CALENDAR YEAR 2012 AVERAGE TO DATE* 2,718,664 2,477,469 2,380,951 88,205 8,313 241,195 123,900 16,713 100,582
FISCAL YEAR 2012 AVERAGE TO DATE* 2,720,439 2,481,306 2,383,781 88,964 8,562 239,133 121,759 17,069 100,305
SELECTED AGENCIES:                                    
DEPARTMENT OF STATE 41,438 33,039 32,353 128 558 8,399 3,463 967 3,969
DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY 112,461 * 109,514 * 107,607 * 1,706 * 201 * 2,947 * 1,957 * 152 * 838 *
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE 729,559 * 679,815 * 668,193 * 10,966 * 656 * 49,744 * 43,992 * 3,415 * 2,337 *
DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY 256,807 231,239 229,661 983 595 25,568 24,862 530 176
DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY 201,149 194,175 193,347 828 ... 6,974 6,418 505 51
DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE 172,236 162,492 161,517 975 ... 9,744 9,525 217 2
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY 25,349 25,061 24,885 176 ... 288 271 16 1
OTHER DEFENSE ACTIVITIES (EXCLUDING DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY) 74,018 * 66,848 * 58,783 * 8,004 * 61 * 7,170 * 2,916 * 2,147 * 2,107 *
DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE 117,016 114,858 114,139 713 6 2,158 1,359 643 156
DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR 76,827 58,377 57,096 1,154 127 18,450 14,322 2,202 1,926
DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE 99,503 81,915 80,801 905 209 17,588 13,740 1,904 1,944
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE 44,317 42,679 35,523 3,066 4,090 1,638 1,048 135 455
DEPARTMENT OF LABOR 17,752 17,157 16,607 550 ... 595 454 104 37
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES 74,017 62,190 61,207 896 87 11,827 8,404 419 3,004
DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT 8,655 8,425 8,386 35 4 230 210 17 3
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION 57,036 * 55,717 * 55,414 * 298 * 5 * 1,319 * 1,162 * 130 * 27 *
DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY 15,632 15,253 15,088 165 ... 379 336 37 6
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION 4,250 3,967 3,899 67 1 283 217 33 33
DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS 323,208 302,459 284,358 16,005 2,096 20,749 13,246 4,018 3,485
DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY 191,326 183,607 169,264 14,245 98 7,719 4,356 450 2,913
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY 18,055 16,683 16,217 461 5 1,372 340 69 963
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION 2,337 * 2,312 * 2,284 * 28 * ... * 25 * 12 * 13 * ... *
FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION 8,314 * 5,523 * 5,355 * 167 * 1 * 2,791 * 2,696 * 88 * 7 *
GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION 12,383 12,235 12,107 127 1 148 138 10 ...
NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION 18,134 17,696 17,554 142 ... 438 388 25 25
NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORDS ADMINISTRATION 3,330 2,715 2,630 75 10 615 265 344 6
NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS BOARD 1,684 1,638 1,579 59 ... 46 38 2 6
NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION 3,884 3,725 3,629 96 ... 159 80 7 72
OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT 5,558 5,421 5,241 78 102 137 107 29 1
SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION 4,037 * 3,047 * 3,039 * 8 * ... * 990 * 913 * 16 * 61 *
SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION 5,005 * 4,874 * 4,792 * 70 * 12 * 131 * 108 * 15 * 8 *
SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION 65,114 63,582 62,609 973 ... 1,532 879 367 286
BROADCASTING BOARD OF GOVERNORS 1,845 1,806 1,797 9 ... 39 23 3 13
U.S. AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT 2,515 * 1,875 * 1,869 * 6 * ... * 640 * 614 * 2 * 24 *
U.S. POSTAL SERVICE 592,750 507,364 474,957 32,407 ... 85,386 5,175 6 80,205

*PRELIMINARY OR PREVIOUS QUARTER'S EMPLOYMENT TOTALS (OR PORTIONS THEREOF) WERE USED FOR CURRENT QUARTER **REVISED.

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