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Data, Analysis & Documentation Federal Employment Reports

Employment and Trends - September 2012

TABLE 8 -- STATISTICAL SUMMARY OF FEDERAL CIVILIAN EMPLOYMENT
ALL AREASUNITED STATESWASHINGTON, DC-MD-VA-WV CORE BASED STATISTICAL AREAOVERSEAS
EMPLOYMENT CATEGORIESSEPTEMBER 2012*JUNE 2012*SEPTEMBER 2011**SEPTEMBER 2012*JUNE 2012*SEPTEMBER 2011**SEPTEMBER 2012*JUNE 2012*SEPTEMBER 2011**SEPTEMBER 2012*JUNE 2012*SEPTEMBER 2011**
TOTAL CIVILIAN EMPLOYMENT 2,760,569 2,800,715 2,820,460 2,675,491 2,714,715 2,727,851 359,271 362,464 377,373 85,078 86,000 92,609
WORK SCHEDULE:                        
FULL-TIME 2,545,516 2,586,299 2,604,710 2,468,872 2,508,752 2,521,783 348,631 351,914 366,236 76,644 77,547 82,927
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 103,557 105,656 113,944 100,461 102,475 109,424 6,567 6,449 6,955 3,096 3,181 4,520
INTERMITTENT 111,496 108,760 101,806 106,158 103,488 96,644 4,073 4,101 4,182 5,338 5,272 5,162
POSITION OCCUPIED:                        
PERMANENT POSITION 2,550,173 2,585,412 2,626,068 2,474,964 2,509,065 2,542,798 324,158 326,292 340,978 75,209 76,347 83,270
FULL-TIME 2,441,295 2,472,540 2,503,870 2,368,558 2,398,817 2,425,158 318,742 320,839 334,909 72,737 73,723 78,712
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 108,878 112,872 122,198 106,406 110,248 117,640 5,416 5,453 6,069 2,472 2,624 4,558
TEMPORARY POSITION 210,396 215,303 194,392 200,527 205,650 185,053 35,113 36,172 36,395 9,869 9,653 9,339
FULL-TIME 104,221 113,759 100,840 100,314 109,935 96,625 29,889 31,075 31,327 3,907 3,824 4,215
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 106,175 101,544 93,552 100,213 95,715 88,428 5,224 5,097 5,068 5,962 5,829 5,124
TYPE OF APPOINTMENT:                        
PERMANENT 2,507,284 2,535,282 2,564,927 2,447,037 2,475,022 2,498,968 321,874 323,095 337,622 60,247 60,260 65,959
FULL-TIME 2,411,515 2,437,261 2,462,452 2,353,114 2,378,839 2,399,096 316,996 318,152 332,681 58,401 58,422 63,356
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 87,471 89,523 92,917 86,083 88,117 91,566 4,576 4,586 4,612 1,388 1,406 1,351
INTERMITTENT 8,298 8,498 9,558 7,840 8,066 8,306 302 357 329 458 432 1,252
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 253,285 265,433 255,533 228,454 239,693 228,883 37,397 39,369 39,751 24,831 25,740 26,650
FULL-TIME 134,001 149,038 142,258 115,758 129,913 122,687 31,635 33,762 33,555 18,243 19,125 19,571
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 16,086 16,133 21,027 14,378 14,358 17,858 1,991 1,863 2,343 1,708 1,775 3,169
INTERMITTENT 103,198 100,262 92,248 98,318 95,422 88,338 3,771 3,744 3,853 4,880 4,840 3,910
TYPE OF SERVICE:                        
COMPETITIVE SERVICE 1,478,255 1,513,780 1,510,748 1,449,598 1,484,768 1,481,659 241,192 242,351 234,745 28,657 29,012 29,089
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 1,426,314 1,457,309 1,465,523 1,399,031 1,429,708 1,437,963 227,211 228,134 230,377 27,283 27,601 27,560
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 51,941 56,471 45,225 50,567 55,060 43,696 13,981 14,217 4,368 1,374 1,411 1,529
EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICES 1,282,314 1,286,935 1,309,712 1,225,893 1,229,947 1,246,192 118,079 120,113 142,628 56,421 56,988 63,520
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 1,080,970 1,077,973 1,099,404 1,048,006 1,045,314 1,061,005 94,663 94,961 107,245 32,964 32,659 38,399
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 201,344 208,962 210,308 177,887 184,633 185,187 23,416 25,152 35,383 23,457 24,329 25,121
PAY SYSTEM:                        
WAGE 203,800 211,193 213,693 198,550 205,866 208,390 10,363 10,501 15,401 5,250 5,327 5,303
POSTAL 592,750 599,639 609,921 589,983 596,856 607,066 12,385 12,440 12,299 2,767 2,783 2,855
GENERAL SCHEDULE AND OTHER 1,964,019 1,989,883 1,996,846 1,886,958 1,911,993 1,912,395 336,523 339,523 349,673 77,061 77,890 84,451
CITIZENSHIP:                        
U.S. CITIZEN 2,726,729 2,766,463 2,785,624 2,668,194 2,707,067 2,719,922 355,785 358,898 373,634 58,535 59,396 65,702
NON U.S. CITIZEN 33,840 34,252 34,836 7,297 7,648 7,929 3,486 3,566 3,739 26,543 26,604 26,907
TOTAL INTERMITTENTS NOT WORKING *** 32,801 37,676 29,871 28,357 33,290 28,743 5,421 6,213 4,961 4,444 4,386
LEGISLATIVE BRANCH EMPLOYMENT 29,837 30,123 30,465 29,831 30,117 30,459 28,719 29,005 29,346 6 6 6
WORK SCHEDULE:                        
FULL-TIME 29,472 29,758 30,094 29,466 29,752 30,088 28,401 28,687 29,023 6 6 6
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 283 281 285 283 281 285 239 237 241 ... ... ...
INTERMITTENT 82 84 86 82 84 86 79 81 82 ... ... ...
POSITION OCCUPIED:                        
PERMANENT POSITION 11,729 11,733 11,719 11,723 11,727 11,713 10,631 10,635 10,620 6 6 6
FULL-TIME 11,453 11,457 11,440 11,447 11,451 11,434 10,402 10,406 10,389 6 6 6
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 276 276 279 276 276 279 229 229 231 ... ... ...
TEMPORARY POSITION 18,108 18,390 18,746 18,108 18,390 18,746 18,088 18,370 18,726 ... ... ...
FULL-TIME 18,019 18,301 18,654 18,019 18,301 18,654 17,999 18,281 18,634 ... ... ...
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 89 89 92 89 89 92 89 89 92 ... ... ...
TYPE OF APPOINTMENT:                        
PERMANENT 18,783 18,786 18,776 18,777 18,780 18,770 17,679 17,682 17,672 6 6 6
FULL-TIME 18,528 18,530 18,527 18,522 18,524 18,521 17,466 17,468 17,465 6 6 6
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 244 245 246 244 245 246 202 203 204 ... ... ...
INTERMITTENT 11 11 3 11 11 3 11 11 3 ... ... ...
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 11,054 11,337 11,689 11,054 11,337 11,689 11,040 11,323 11,674 ... ... ...
FULL-TIME 10,944 11,228 11,567 10,944 11,228 11,567 10,935 11,219 11,558 ... ... ...
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 39 36 39 39 36 39 37 34 37 ... ... ...
INTERMITTENT 71 73 83 71 73 83 68 70 79 ... ... ...
TYPE OF SERVICE:                        
COMPETITIVE SERVICE 11,969 12,243 2,320 11,969 12,243 2,320 11,780 12,054 2,131 ... ... ...
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 2,315 2,315 2,314 2,315 2,315 2,314 2,126 2,126 2,125 ... ... ...
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 9,654 9,928 6 9,654 9,928 6 9,654 9,928 6 ... ... ...
EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICES 17,868 17,880 28,145 17,862 17,874 28,139 16,939 16,951 27,215 6 6 6
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 16,468 16,471 16,462 16,462 16,465 16,456 15,553 15,556 15,547 6 6 6
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 1,400 1,409 11,683 1,400 1,409 11,683 1,386 1,395 11,668 ... ... ...
PAY SYSTEM:                        
WAGE 2,823 2,823 2,938 2,823 2,823 2,938 2,777 2,777 2,892 ... ... ...
GENERAL SCHEDULE AND OTHER 27,014 27,300 27,527 27,008 27,294 27,521 25,942 26,228 26,454 6 6 6
CITIZENSHIP:                        
U.S. CITIZEN 29,780 30,066 30,406 29,774 30,060 30,400 28,662 28,948 29,287 6 6 6
NON U.S. CITIZEN 57 57 59 57 57 59 57 57 59 ... ... ...
TOTAL INTERMITTENTS NOT WORKING *** 115 116 106 115 116 106 114 115 105 ... ...
JUDICIAL BRANCH EMPLOYMENT 33,771 33,771 33,762 33,402 33,402 33,393 2,832 2,832 2,823 369 369 369
WORK SCHEDULE:                        
FULL-TIME 32,266 32,266 32,254 31,918 31,918 31,906 2,692 2,692 2,680 348 348 348
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 1,408 1,408 1,411 1,390 1,390 1,393 132 132 135 18 18 18
INTERMITTENT 97 97 97 94 94 94 8 8 8 3 3 3
POSITION OCCUPIED:                        
PERMANENT POSITION 33,452 33,452 33,447 33,094 33,094 33,089 2,761 2,761 2,756 358 358 358
FULL-TIME 32,234 32,234 32,227 31,886 31,886 31,879 2,660 2,660 2,653 348 348 348
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 1,218 1,218 1,220 1,208 1,208 1,210 101 101 103 10 10 10
TEMPORARY POSITION 319 319 315 308 308 304 71 71 67 11 11 11
FULL-TIME 32 32 27 32 32 27 32 32 27 ... ... ...
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 287 287 288 276 276 277 39 39 40 11 11 11
TYPE OF APPOINTMENT:                        
PERMANENT 33,478 33,478 33,468 33,120 33,120 33,110 2,787 2,787 2,777 358 358 358
FULL-TIME 32,260 32,260 32,247 31,912 31,912 31,899 2,686 2,686 2,673 348 348 348
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 1,218 1,218 1,221 1,208 1,208 1,211 101 101 104 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 33,771 33,771 33,762 33,402 33,402 33,393 2,832 2,832 2,823 369 369 369
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 33,478 33,478 33,468 33,120 33,120 33,110 2,787 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 33,771 33,771 33,762 33,402 33,402 33,393 2,832 2,832 2,823 369 369 369
CITIZENSHIP:                        
U.S. CITIZEN 33,226 33,226 33,217 32,863 32,863 32,854 2,637 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 2,696,961 2,736,821 2,756,233 2,612,258 2,651,196 2,663,999 327,720 330,627 345,204 84,703 85,625 92,234
WORK SCHEDULE:                        
FULL-TIME 2,483,778 2,524,275 2,542,362 2,407,488 2,447,082 2,459,789 317,538 320,535 334,533 76,290 77,193 82,573
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 101,866 103,967 112,248 98,788 100,804 107,746 6,196 6,080 6,579 3,078 3,163 4,502
INTERMITTENT 111,317 108,579 101,623 105,982 103,310 96,464 3,986 4,012 4,092 5,335 5,269 5,159
POSITION OCCUPIED:                        
PERMANENT POSITION 2,504,992 2,540,227 2,580,902 2,430,147 2,464,244 2,497,996 310,766 312,896 327,602 74,845 75,983 82,906
FULL-TIME 2,397,608 2,428,849 2,460,203 2,325,225 2,355,480 2,381,845 305,680 307,773 321,867 72,383 73,369 78,358
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 107,384 111,378 120,699 104,922 108,764 116,151 5,086 5,123 5,735 2,462 2,614 4,548
TEMPORARY POSITION 191,969 196,594 175,331 182,111 186,952 166,003 16,954 17,731 17,602 9,858 9,642 9,328
FULL-TIME 86,170 95,426 82,159 82,263 91,602 77,944 11,858 12,762 12,666 3,907 3,824 4,215
PART-TIME AND INTERMITTENT 105,799 101,168 93,172 99,848 95,350 88,059 5,096 4,969 4,936 5,951 5,818 5,113
TYPE OF APPOINTMENT:                        
PERMANENT 2,455,023 2,483,018 2,512,683 2,395,140 2,423,122 2,447,088 301,408 302,626 317,173 59,883 59,896 65,595
FULL-TIME 2,360,727 2,386,471 2,411,678 2,302,680 2,328,403 2,348,676 296,844 297,998 312,543 58,047 58,068 63,002
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 86,009 88,060 91,450 84,631 86,664 90,109 4,273 4,282 4,304 1,378 1,396 1,341
INTERMITTENT 8,287 8,487 9,555 7,829 8,055 8,303 291 346 326 458 432 1,252
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 241,938 253,803 243,550 217,118 228,074 216,911 26,312 28,001 28,031 24,820 25,729 26,639
FULL-TIME 123,051 137,804 130,684 104,808 118,679 111,113 20,694 22,537 21,990 18,243 19,125 19,571
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 15,857 15,907 20,798 14,157 14,140 17,637 1,923 1,798 2,275 1,700 1,767 3,161
INTERMITTENT 103,030 100,092 92,068 98,153 95,255 88,161 3,695 3,666 3,766 4,877 4,837 3,907
TYPE OF SERVICE:                        
COMPETITIVE SERVICE 1,466,286 1,501,537 1,508,428 1,437,629 1,472,525 1,479,339 229,412 230,297 232,614 28,657 29,012 29,089
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 1,423,999 1,454,994 1,463,209 1,396,716 1,427,393 1,435,649 225,085 226,008 228,252 27,283 27,601 27,560
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 42,287 46,543 45,219 40,913 45,132 43,690 4,327 4,289 4,362 1,374 1,411 1,529
EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE SERVICES 1,230,675 1,235,284 1,247,805 1,174,629 1,178,671 1,184,660 98,308 100,330 112,590 56,046 56,613 63,145
PERMANENT APPOINTMENT 1,031,024 1,028,024 1,049,474 998,424 995,729 1,011,439 76,323 76,618 88,921 32,600 32,295 38,035
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE 199,651 207,260 198,331 176,205 182,942 173,221 21,985 23,712 23,669 23,446 24,318 25,110
PAY SYSTEM:                        
WAGE 200,977 208,370 210,755 195,727 203,043 205,452 7,586 7,724 12,509 5,250 5,327 5,303
POSTAL 592,750 599,639 609,921 589,983 596,856 607,066 12,385 12,440 12,299 2,767 2,783 2,855
GENERAL SCHEDULE AND OTHER 1,903,234 1,928,812 1,935,557 1,826,548 1,851,297 1,851,481 307,749 310,463 320,396 76,686 77,515 84,076
CITIZENSHIP:                        
U.S. CITIZEN 2,663,723 2,703,171 2,722,001 2,605,557 2,644,144 2,656,668 324,486 327,313 341,719 58,166 59,027 65,333
NON U.S. CITIZEN 33,238 33,650 34,232 6,701 7,052 7,331 3,234 3,314 3,485 26,537 26,598 26,901
TOTAL INTERMITTENTS NOT WORKING *** 32,686 37,560 29,765 28,242 33,174 28,637 5,307 6,098 4,856 4,444 4,386

* 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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