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Executive Branch (98%) - 2,776,744 Judicial Branch (1.0%) - 33,756 Legislative Branch (1.0%) - 30,643
Executive Branch Non Postal Service = 2,133,324 Postal Service = 643,420 Executive Branch = 2,776,744 Total Employment = 2,841,143
Excepted & SES (49%) - 1,380,475 Competitive (51%) - 1,460,668 Total Employment: 2,841,143
Full-time Permanent (86.3%) - 2,453,381 Part-time (4.6%) - 130,082 Full-time Temporary (5.7%) - 161,244 Intermittent (3.4%) - 96,436 Total Employment: 2,841,143
United States Outside Washington, DC-MD-VA-WV (83.9%) - 2,382,287 Washington, DC-MD-VA-WV Core Based Statistical Area* (13.0%) - 368,065 Overseaes (3.1%) - 90,791 Total Employment: 2,841,143
* 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 Counties in West Virginia.