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Employment and Trends - March 2013

TABLE 2 -- COMPARISON OF TOTAL CIVILIAN EMPLOYMENT OF THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT BY BRANCH, AGENCY, AND AREA AS OF DECEMBER 2012 AND MARCH 2013
TOTAL, ALL AREASUNITED STATESWASHINGTON, DC-MD-VA-WV CORE BASED STATISTICAL AREA
AGENCYMARCH 2013*DECEMBER 2012CHANGEMARCH 2013*DECEMBER 2012CHANGEMARCH 2013*DECEMBER 2012CHANGE
TOTAL, ALL AGENCIES A/ 2,741,263 * 2,777,403 ** -36,140 2,615,461 * 2,689,159 ** -73,698 325,060 * 360,008 ** -34,948
LEGISLATIVE BRANCH 29,739 * 29,848 ** -109 29,733 * 29,842 ** -109 28,621 * 28,730 ** -109
CONGRESS 17,015 * 17,130 ** -115 17,015 * 17,130 ** -115 17,015 * 17,130 ** -115
U.S. SENATE 7,030 * 7,030 * ... 7,030 * 7,030 * ... 7,030 * 7,030 * ...
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES SUMMARY 9,985 10,100 ** -115 9,985 10,100 ** -115 9,985 10,100 ** -115
COMMISSION ON SECURITY AND COOPERATION IN EUROPE 15 * 15 * ... 15 * 15 * ... 15 * 15 * ...
ARCHITECT OF THE CAPITOL 2,525 * 2,525 * ... 2,525 * 2,525 * ... 2,525 * 2,525 * ...
BOTANIC GARDEN 66 * 66 * ... 66 * 66 * ... 66 * 66 * ...
U.S. COMMISSION ON INTERNATIONAL RELIGIOUS FREEDOM 13 13 * ... 13 13 * ... 13 13 * ...
CONGRESSIONAL BUDGET OFFICE 243 * 243 * ... 243 * 243 * ... 243 * 243 * ...
GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTABILITY OFFICE 3,191 * 3,191 * ... 3,191 * 3,191 * ... 2,308 * 2,308 * ...
GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 2,378 * 2,378 * ... 2,378 * 2,378 * ... 2,188 * 2,188 * ...
JOHN C. STENNIS CENTER FOR PUBLIC DEVELOPMENT 5 5 ... 5 5 ... 1 1 ...
LIBRARY OF CONGRESS 3,871 * 3,871 * ... 3,865 * 3,865 * ... 3,831 * 3,831 * ...
MEDICARE PAYMENT ADVISORY COMMISSION 34 34 * ... 34 34 * ... 34 34 * ...
OFFICE OF COMPLIANCE 23 * 23 * ... 23 * 23 * ... 23 * 23 * ...
UNITED STATES-CHINA ECONOMIC AND SECURITY REVIEW COMMISSION 16 15 * +1 16 15 * +1 16 15 * +1
U.S. COURT OF VETERANS APPEALS 115 111 +4 115 111 +4 115 111 +4
U.S. TAX COURT 229 228 +1 229 228 +1 228 227 +1
JUDICIAL BRANCH 33,772 * 33,772 * ... 33,403 * 33,403 * ... 2,833 * 2,833 * ...
U.S. SUPREME COURT 501 * 501 ... 501 * 501 ... 501 * 501 ...
U.S. COURTS 33,271 * 33,271 * ... 32,902 * 32,902 * ... 2,332 * 2,332 * ...
EXECUTIVE BRANCH 2,677,752 * 2,713,783 ** -36,031 2,552,325 * 2,625,914 ** -73,589 293,606 * 328,445 ** -34,839
EXECUTIVE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT 1,868 * 1,852 * +16 1,858 * 1,841 * +17 1,858 * 1,841 * +17
WHITE HOUSE OFFICE 474 451 +23 474 451 +23 474 451 +23
OFFICE OF THE VICE PRESIDENT 27 27 ... 27 27 ... 27 27 ...
OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET 516 527 -11 516 527 -11 516 527 -11
OFFICE OF ADMINISTRATION 237 233 +4 237 233 +4 237 233 +4
COUNCIL OF ECONOMIC ADVISERS 31 32 -1 31 32 -1 31 32 -1
COUNCIL ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY/OFFICE OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY 24 24 ... 24 24 ... 24 24 ...
OFFICE OF POLICY DEVELOPMENT 23 * 23 * ... 23 * 23 * ... 23 * 23 * ...
EXECUTIVE RESIDENCE AT THE WHITE HOUSE 93 95 -2 93 95 -2 93 95 -2
NATIONAL SECURITY COUNCIL 75 72 +3 75 72 +3 75 72 +3
OFFICE OF NATIONAL DRUG CONTROL POLICY 91 93 -2 91 93 -2 91 93 -2
OFFICE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY POLICY 27 27 ... 27 27 ... 27 27 ...
OFFICE OF THE U.S. TRADE REPRESENTATIVE 250 248 +2 240 237 +3 240 237 +3
EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENTS 1,910,006 * 1,928,177 ** -18,171 1,790,049 * 1,845,823 ** -55,774 230,056 * 264,188 ** -34,132
DEPARTMENT OF STATE 41,663 41,577 ** +86 16,853 16,703 ** +150 13,913 13,777 ** +136
DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY 112,461 * 112,461 * ... 111,672 * 111,672 * ... 15,061 * 15,061 * ...
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE 749,527 758,465 ** -8,938 705,836 714,401 ** -8,565 67,790 68,332 ** -542
DEFENSE, MILITARY FUNCTION TOTAL 577,375 585,370 ** -7,995 539,473 547,053 ** -7,580 61,622 62,132 ** -510
DEFENSE, CIVIL FUNCTION TOTAL 172,152 173,095 ** -943 166,363 167,348 ** -985 6,168 6,200 ** -32
DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY 275,120 280,777 -5,657 255,247 260,724 -5,477 16,977 17,309 -332
DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY, MILITARY FUNCTION TOTAL 251,912 257,030 -5,118 232,092 237,030 -4,938 16,166 16,476 -310
DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY, CIVIL FUNCTION TOTAL 23,208 23,747 ** -539 23,155 23,694 ** -539 811 833 ** -22
CORP OF ENGINEERS 23,063 23,593 ** -530 23,010 23,540 ** -530 666 679 ** -13
CEMETERIAL EXPENSES 145 154 ** -9 145 154 ** -9 145 154 ** -9
DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY 199,525 201,750 ** -2,225 191,658 193,764 ** -2,106 28,056 28,240 ** -184
DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE 172,846 173,526 ** -680 166,841 167,561 ** -720 6,118 6,124 ** -6
DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY 24,953 25,385 ** -432 24,273 24,708 ** -435 2,432 2,471 ** -39
OTHER DEFENSE ACTIVITIES (EXCLUDING DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY) 77,083 77,027 ** +56 67,817 67,644 ** +173 14,207 14,188 ** +19
DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE 116,671 117,380 -709 114,452 115,181 -729 25,503 25,669 -166
DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR 67,530 68,813 -1,283 67,157 68,441 -1,284 7,631 7,781 -150
DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE 86,607 90,373 -3,766 85,786 89,534 -3,748 10,284 10,576 -292
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE 44,000 44,238 -238 43,670 43,910 -240 23,790 23,940 -150
DEPARTMENT OF LABOR 17,785 * 17,785 ... 17,741 * 17,741 ... 6,301 * 6,301 ...
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES 72,542 74,017 * -1,475 33,996 73,565 * -39,569 167 32,603 * -32,436
DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT 8,390 8,536 -146 8,341 8,472 -131 2,997 3,036 -39
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION 57,036 * 57,036 * ... 56,703 * 56,703 * ... 9,864 * 9,864 * ...
DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY 15,294 15,529 -235 15,270 15,505 -235 5,465 5,534 -69
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION 4,160 4,201 -41 4,154 4,195 -41 3,079 3,100 -21
DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS 323,208 * 323,208 * ... 319,109 * 319,109 * ... 8,250 * 8,250 * ...
DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY 193,132 194,558 -1,426 189,309 190,691 -1,382 29,961 30,364 -403
INDEPENDENT AGENCIES 765,878 * 783,754 ** -17,876 760,418 * 778,250 ** -17,832 61,692 * 62,416 ** -724
ADVISORY COUNCIL ON HISTORIC PRESERVATION 41 44 -3 41 44 -3 39 40 -1
AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION 32 * 32 ... 32 * 32 ... 32 * 32 ...
AMERICAN BATTLE MONUMENTS COMMISSION 455 * 455 * ... 24 * 24 * ... 20 * 20 * ...
APPALACHIAN REGIONAL COMMISSION 5 6 -1 5 6 -1 5 5 ...
ARCHITECTURAL AND TRANSPORTATION BARRIERS COMPLIANCE BOARD 41 28 +13 41 28 +13 41 28 +13
ARMED FORCES RETIREMENT HOME 279 282 -3 279 282 -3 205 213 -8
ARCTIC RESEARCH COMMISSION 3 * 3 ... 3 * 3 ... 2 * 2 ...
BARRY GOLDWATER SCHOLARSHIP AND EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION FOUNDATION 2 2 ... 2 2 ... 2 2 ...
FEDERAL RESERVE BOARD OF GOVERNORS 1,873 * 1,873 * ... 1,873 * 1,873 * ... 1,873 * 1,873 * ...
CHEMICAL SAFETY AND HAZARD INVESTIGATION BOARD 42 * 42 ... 42 * 42 ... 28 * 28 ...
CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS FELLOWSHIP FOUNDATION 2 2 ... 2 2 ... ... ... ...
COMMISSION OF FINE ARTS 11 11 ... 11 11 ... 11 11 ...
COMMISSION ON CIVIL RIGHTS 36 36 ... 36 36 ... 24 24 ...
COMMITTEE FOR PURCHASE FROM PEOPLE WHO ARE BLIND OR SEVERELY DISABLED 27 27 ... 27 27 ... 26 26 ...
COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING COMMISSION 690 * 690 * ... 690 * 690 * ... 453 * 453 * ...
CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION 520 527 -7 519 526 -7 396 400 -4
CORPORATION FOR NATIONAL AND COMMUNITY SERVICE 611 618 -7 608 615 -7 312 314 -2
COURT SERVICES AND OFFENDER SUPERVISION AGENCY FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 1,240 1,240 ... 1,240 1,240 ... 1,240 1,240 ...
DEFENSE NUCLEAR FACILITIES SAFETY BOARD 117 117 ... 117 117 ... 101 101 ...
DELTA REGIONAL AUTHORITY 5 * 5 * ... 5 * 5 * ... ... * ... * ...
ELECTION ASSISTANCE COMMISSION 27 29 -2 27 29 -2 26 26 ...
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY 17,401 17,740 ** -339 17,290 17,624 ** -334 4,327 4,422 ** -95
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION 2,219 2,259 -40 2,209 2,249 -40 464 468 -4
EXPORT-IMPORT BANK OF THE UNITED STATES 420 * 420 * ... 420 * 420 * ... 390 * 390 * ...
FARM CREDIT ADMINISTRATION 273 282 -9 273 282 -9 145 152 -7
FARM CREDIT SYSTEM INSURANCE CORPORATION 10 * 10 ... 10 * 10 ... 10 * 10 ...
FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION 1,763 1,774 -11 1,761 1,772 -11 1,506 1,515 -9
FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION 8,314 * 8,314 * ... 8,292 * 8,292 * ... 1,928 * 1,928 * ...
FEDERAL ELECTION COMMISSION 347 353 -6 347 353 -6 347 353 -6
FEDERAL FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS EXAMINATION COUNCIL 12 12 ... 12 12 ... 10 10 ...
UNSPECIFIED 499 * 499 * ... 499 * 499 * ... 467 * 467 * ...
FEDERAL LABOR RELATIONS AUTHORITY 124 135 -11 124 135 -11 73 81 -8
FEDERAL MARITIME COMMISSION 123 125 -2 123 125 -2 114 117 -3
FEDERAL MEDIATION AND CONCILIATION SERVICE 240 241 -1 240 241 -1 61 61 ...
FEDERAL MINE SAFETY AND HEALTH REVIEW COMMISSION 77 76 +1 77 76 +1 62 61 +1
FEDERAL RETIREMENT THRIFT INVESTMENT BOARD 106 * 106 * ... 106 * 106 * ... 105 * 105 * ...
FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION 1,131 * 1,131 * ... 1,131 * 1,131 * ... 976 * 976 * ...
GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION 11,924 12,383 * -459 11,870 12,330 * -460 4,160 4,361 * -201
HARRY S. TRUMAN SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION 5 * 5 ... 5 * 5 ... 5 * 5 ...
U.S. HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL MUSEUM 178 * 178 ... 178 * 178 ... 175 * 175 ...
U.S. INTERAGENCY COUNCIL ON HOMELESSNESS 19 17 +2 19 17 +2 15 13 +2
INTER-AMERICAN FOUNDATION 40 * 40 ... 40 * 40 ... 40 * 40 ...
INTERNATIONAL BOUNDARY AND WATER COMMISSION: UNITED STATES AND MEXICO 244 260 -16 244 260 -16 1 1 ...
INTERNATIONAL BOUNDARY COMMISSION: UNITED STATES AND CANADA 7 * 7 * ... 7 * 7 * ... 3 * 3 * ...
INTERNATIONAL JOINT COMMISSION: UNITED STATES AND CANADA 19 * 19 * ... 14 * 14 * ... 9 * 9 * ...
U.S. INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION 380 385 -5 380 385 -5 380 385 -5
JAMES MADISON MEMORIAL FELLOWSHIP FOUNDATION 5 * 5 ... 5 * 5 ... 5 * 5 ...
JAPAN-UNITED STATES FRIENDSHIP COMMISSION 4 4 ... 4 4 ... 4 4 ...
MARINE MAMMAL COMMISSION 12 13 * -1 12 13 * -1 12 13 * -1
MERIT SYSTEMS PROTECTION BOARD 204 * 204 ... 204 * 204 ... 122 * 122 ...
MILLENNIUM CHALLENGE CORPORATION 300 * 300 ... 270 * 270 ... 270 * 270 ...
MORRIS K. UDALL AND STEWART L. UDALL FOUNDATION 34 39 -5 34 39 -5 3 3 ...
NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORDS ADMINISTRATION 3,257 3,309 -52 3,257 3,309 -52 1,332 1,347 -15
NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION 17,922 * 17,922 ... 17,912 * 17,912 ... 4,138 * 4,138 ...
NATIONAL CAPITAL PLANNING COMMISSION 42 * 42 * ... 42 * 42 * ... 42 * 42 * ...
NATIONAL COMMISSION ON LIBRARIES AND INFORMATION SCIENCE 3 * 3 * ... 3 * 3 * ... 3 * 3 * ...
NATIONAL COUNCIL ON DISABILITY 9 10 -1 9 10 -1 8 9 -1
NATIONAL CREDIT UNION ADMINISTRATION 1,199 1,189 +10 1,199 1,189 +10 274 271 +3
NATIONAL FOUNDATION ON THE ARTS AND THE HUMANITIES 400 399 +1 400 399 +1 399 398 +1
NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS 161 158 +3 161 158 +3 161 158 +3
NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE HUMANITIES 172 159 +13 172 159 +13 171 158 +13
INSTITUTE OF MUSEUM AND LIBRARY SERVICES 67 82 -15 67 82 -15 67 82 -15
NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS BOARD 1,630 1,676 -46 1,606 1,652 -46 458 472 -14
NATIONAL MEDIATION BOARD 48 48 ... 48 48 ... 46 46 ...
NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION 1,465 * 1,465 * ... 1,460 * 1,460 * ... 1,451 * 1,451 * ...
NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD 413 417 -4 413 417 -4 327 328 -1
NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION 3,807 3,835 -28 3,804 3,832 -28 2,674 2,689 -15
NUCLEAR WASTE TECHNICAL REVIEW BOARD 9 10 -1 9 10 -1 7 7 ...
OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH REVIEW COMMISSION 56 59 -3 56 59 -3 41 44 -3
OFFICE OF NAVAJO AND HOPI INDIAN RELOCATION 38 38 ... 38 38 ... ... ... ...
OFFICE OF GOVERNMENT ETHICS 70 72 -2 70 72 -2 69 71 -2
OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT 5,558 * 5,558 * ... 5,554 * 5,554 * ... 1,996 * 1,996 * ...
OFFICE OF SPECIAL COUNSEL 127 * 127 * ... 127 * 127 * ... 103 * 103 * ...
OVERSEAS PRIVATE INVESTMENT CORPORATION 240 * 240 * ... 240 * 240 * ... 240 * 240 * ...
PEACE CORPS 1,066 1,076 -10 705 703 +2 601 599 +2
PENSION BENEFIT GUARANTY CORPORATION 974 * 974 ... 974 * 974 ... 971 * 971 ...
POSTAL RATE COMMISSION 52 * 52 * ... 52 * 52 * ... 52 * 52 * ...
PRESIDIO TRUST 310 307 +3 310 307 +3 ... ... ...
RAILROAD RETIREMENT BOARD 950 * 950 ... 950 * 950 ... 6 * 6 ...
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION 4,107 4,059 +48 4,107 4,059 +48 2,449 2,420 +29
SELECTIVE SERVICE SYSTEM 153 * 153 * ... 151 * 151 * ... 46 * 46 * ...
SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION 4,037 * 4,037 * ... 4,003 * 4,003 * ... 1,069 * 1,069 * ...
SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION 4,894 * 4,898 * -4 4,871 * 4,873 * -2 4,508 * 4,513 * -5
NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART 818 * 818 ... 818 * 818 ... 818 * 818 ...
SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION (EXCEPT UNITS ADMINISTERED UNDER SEPARATE BOARDS OF TRUSTEES) 3,982 3,989 -7 3,959 3,964 -5 3,596 3,604 -8
WOODROW WILSON INTERNATIONAL CENTER FOR SCHOLARS 41 42 -1 41 42 -1 41 42 -1
JOHN F. KENNEDY CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS 53 49 * +4 53 49 * +4 53 49 * +4
SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION 63,786 64,539 -753 63,360 64,106 -746 1,788 1,788 ...
TENNESSEE VALLEY AUTHORITY 12,673 12,654 +19 12,673 12,654 +19 3 3 ...
TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT AGENCY 46 * 46 ... 46 * 46 ... 46 * 46 ...
BROADCASTING BOARD OF GOVERNORS 1,845 * 1,845 * ... 1,637 * 1,637 * ... 1,487 * 1,487 * ...
U.S. AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT 2,515 * 2,515 * ... 1,585 * 1,585 * ... 1,584 * 1,584 * ...
U.S. POSTAL SERVICE 579,642 595,783 -16,141 576,881 593,003 -16,122 12,448 12,813 -365
UTAH RECLAMATION MITIGATION AND CONSERVATION COMMISSION 13 13 ... 13 13 ... ... ... ...
VALLES CALDERA TRUST 28 * 28 * ... 28 * 28 * ... ... * ... * ...
WHITE HOUSE COMMISSION ON THE NATIONAL MOMENT OF REMEMBRANCE 1 * 1 * ... 1 * 1 * ... 1 * 1 * ...

*PRELIMINARY OR PREVIOUS QUARTER'S EMPLOYMENT TOTALS (OR PORTIONS THEREOF) WERE USED FOR CURRENT QUARTER, AS REPORT FOR CURRENT
QUARTER WAS NOT RECEIVED BY INPUT CUTOFF DATE.
**REVISED.

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

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