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Employment and Trends - March 2013

TABLE 1 -- FEDERAL CIVILIAN PERSONNEL SUMMARY
MARCH 2013DECEMBER 2012CHANGE FROMAVERAGE EMPLOYMENT TO DATE
EMPLOYMENT CATEGORIESTOTAL*PERCENTTOTAL**PERCENTDECEMBER 2012MARCH 2012CALENDAR YEAR 2013*CHANGE FROM CALENDAR YEARFISCAL YEAR 2013*CHANGE FROM FISCAL YEAR 2012
                   
TOTAL CIVILIAN EMPLOYMENT A/ 2,741,263 100.00 2,777,403 100.00 -36,140 -44,855 2,741,263 -44,855 2,759,333 -28,668
                   
FULL-TIME 2,519,440 91.91 2,552,262 91.89 -32,822 -49,091 2,519,440 -49,091 2,535,851 -33,341
WITH PERMANENT APPOINTMENTS 2,408,268 87.85 2,432,516 87.58 -24,248 -38,160 2,408,268 -38,160 2,420,392 -24,337
WITH TEMPORARY AND                    
INDEFINITE APPOINTMENTS 111,172 4.06 119,746 4.31 -8,574 -10,931 111,172 -10,931 115,459 -9,005
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 95,634 3.49 101,801 3.67 -6,167 -14,981 95,634 -14,981 98,718 -12,126
INTERMITTENT 126,189 4.60 123,340 4.44 +2,849 +19,217 126,189 +19,217 124,765 +16,800
                   
U.S. CITIZENS 2,708,957 98.82 2,744,524 98.82 -35,567 -42,652 2,708,957 -42,652 2,726,741 -26,656
NON U.S. CITIZENS 32,306 1.18 32,879 1.18 -573 -2,203 32,306 -2,203 32,593 -2,011
                   
UNITED STATES, TOTAL 2,615,461 95.41 2,689,159 96.82 -73,698 -78,957 2,615,461 -78,957 2,652,310 -44,436
WASHINGTON, D.C.,                    
METROPOLITAN AREA 325,060 11.86 360,008 12.96 -34,948 -35,756 325,060 -35,756 342,534 -22,206
OUTSIDE WASHINGTON, D.C.                    
METROPOLITAN AREA 2,290,401 83.55 2,329,151 83.86 -38,750 -43,201 2,290,401 -43,201 2,309,776 -22,230
                   
OVERSEAS, TOTAL 125,802 4.59 88,244 3.18 +37,558 +34,102 125,802 +34,102 107,023 +15,768
U.S. CITIZENS 99,685 3.64 62,521 2.25 +37,164 +34,831 99,685 +34,831 81,103 +16,781
NON U.S. CITIZENS 26,117 .95 25,723 .93 +394 -729 26,117 -729 25,920 -1,013
                   
TERRITORIES 56,096 2.05 18,177 .65 +37,919 +37,748 56,096 +37,748 37,137 +18,677
U.S. CITIZENS 55,456 2.02 18,120 .65 +37,336 +37,160 55,456 +37,160 36,788 +18,377
NON U.S. CITIZENS 640 .02 57 ... +583 +588 640 +588 349 +299
                   
FOREIGN COUNTRIES 69,706 2.54 70,067 2.52 -361 -3,646 69,706 -3,646 69,887 -2,908
U.S. CITIZENS 44,229 1.61 44,401 1.60 -172 -2,329 44,229 -2,329 44,315 -1,597
NON U.S. CITIZENS 25,477 .93 25,666 .92 -189 -1,317 25,477 -1,317 25,572 -1,312
                   
EXECUTIVE BRANCH, TOTAL 2,677,752 97.68 2,713,783 97.71 -36,031 -44,458 2,677,752 -44,458 2,695,768 -28,219
                   
FULL-TIME, TOTAL 2,457,802 89.66 2,490,516 89.67 -32,714 -48,699 2,457,802 -48,699 2,474,159 -32,894
TYPE OF POSITION OCCUPIED:                    
IN PERMANENT POSITIONS 2,381,033 86.86 2,399,648 86.40 -18,615 -55,092 2,381,033 -55,092 2,390,341 -49,711
IN TEMPORARY POSITIONS 76,769 2.80 90,868 3.27 -14,099 +6,393 76,769 +6,393 83,819 +16,817
TYPE OF APPOINTMENT:                    
WITH PERMANENT APPOINTMENTS 2,357,536 86.00 2,381,789 85.76 -24,253 -38,119 2,357,536 -38,119 2,369,663 -24,299
WITH TEMPORARY AND                    
INDEFINITE APPOINTMENTS 100,266 3.66 108,727 3.91 -8,461 -10,580 100,266 -10,580 104,497 -8,594
                   
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED)                    
TOTAL 93,940 3.43 100,106 3.60 -6,166 -14,980 93,940 -14,980 97,023 -12,126
WITH PERMANENT APPOINTMENTS 79,226 2.89 84,943 3.06 -5,717 -11,320 79,226 -11,320 82,085 -8,809
WITH TEMPORARY AND                    
INDEFINITE APPOINTMENTS 14,714 .54 15,163 .55 -449 -3,660 14,714 -3,660 14,939 -3,316
                   
INTERMITTENT, TOTAL 126,010 4.60 123,161 4.43 +2,849 +19,221 126,010 +19,221 124,586 +16,801
                   
COMPETITIVE SERVICE, TOTAL 1,470,696 53.65 1,477,701 53.20 -7,005 -22,059 1,470,696 -22,059 1,474,199 -14,255
PERMANENT APPOINTMENTS 1,438,203 52.46 1,443,704 51.98 -5,501 -20,233 1,438,203 -20,233 1,440,954 -12,948
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE                    
APPOINTMENTS 32,493 1.19 33,997 1.22 -1,504 -1,826 32,493 -1,826 33,245 -1,307
                   
EXCEPTED AND SENIOR EXECUTIVE                    
SERVICES, TOTAL 1,207,056 44.03 1,236,082 44.50 -29,026 -22,399 1,207,056 -22,399 1,221,569 -13,965
PERMANENT APPOINTMENTS 1,007,064 36.74 1,031,560 37.14 -24,496 -28,867 1,007,064 -28,867 1,019,312 -20,378
TEMPORARY AND INDEFINITE                    
APPOINTMENTS 199,992 7.30 204,522 7.36 -4,530 +6,468 199,992 +6,468 202,257 +6,413
                   
LEGISLATIVE BRANCH, TOTAL 29,739 1.08 29,848 1.07 -109 -403 29,739 -403 29,794 -456
                   
FULL-TIME 29,374 1.07 29,482 1.06 -108 -396 29,374 -396 29,428 -454
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 283 .01 284 .01 -1 -3 283 -3 284 -1
INTERMITTENT 82 ... 82 ... +0 -4 82 -4 82 -1
                   
JUDICIAL BRANCH, TOTAL 33,772 1.23 33,772 1.22 +0 +6 33,772 +6 33,772 +8
                   
FULL-TIME 32,264 1.18 32,264 1.16 +0 +4 32,264 +4 32,264 +7
PART-TIME (REGULARLY SCHEDULED) 1,411 .05 1,411 .05 +0 +2 1,411 +2 1,411 +1
INTERMITTENT 97 ... 97 ... +0 +0 97 +0 97 +0

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

A/ EXCLUDES CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY, NATIONAL SECURITY AGENCY, DEFENSE INTELLIGENCE AGENCY, AND NATIONAL IMAGERY AND MAPPING AGENCY.

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