Department of Employment Services

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Department of Employment Services

Office Hours
Monday to Thursday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm | Friday 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

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4058 Minnesota Avenue, NE, Washington, DC 20019
Phone: (202) 724-7000
Fax: (202) 673-6993
TTY: (202) 698-4817

Agency Performance

District’s Unemployment Rate Remains Unchanged at 7.5 Percent

Date Released: 
Fri, 06/20/2014
Washington, DC – The District of Columbia Department of Employment Services reported today that the preliminary May job estimates show a decrease of 3,200 jobs, for a total of 746,100 jobs in the District. The private sector dropped 3,100 jobs, while the public sector payrolls declined by 100 jobs. The numbers are drawn from the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) through its monthly survey of the District of Columbia’s employers.  


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