Employees of Selected Countries

  Employees
U.S.A. U.K. Germany France
  Over-the-month
Change
Calendar year thous. thous. thous. thous. thous.
2015 141,825 2,885 26,504 35,292 23,222
2016 144,336 2,511 26,771 36,320 23,265
2017 146,608 2,272 27,065 36,705 23,484
2018 148,908 2,300 27,494 36,986 23,658
2019 150,905 1,997 27,652 37,477 23,616
2020 142,185 -8,720 27,770 36,982 23,405
  (S.A.) (S.A.) (S.A.)    
2020 Jul 139,566 1,726      
  Aug 141,149 1,583      
  Sep 141,865 716 27,749   23,400
  Oct 142,545 680      
  Nov 142,809 264      
  Dec 142,503 -306 27,704   23,557
2021 Jan 142,736 233      
  Feb 143,272 536      
  Mar 144,057 785 27,781 37,022 23,606
  Apr 144,326 269      
  May 144,940 614      
  Jun 145,902 962 27,879 37,072 23,940
  Jul p  146,955 p  1,053      
  Aug p  147,190 p  235      
Source U.S.A. Bureau of Labor Statistics  "The Employment Situation"
Germany, France Eurostat "Eurostat Database"
U.K. Office for National Statistics "Lanbour Market Statistics"
NOTES:
U.S.A : Total nonfarm
Germany, U.K., France : The figure for the quarter, from 15 to 64 years(U.K. : All aged 16 and over)
Bar graph. See the table above for data. Employees of the United States