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Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program

New York State, Labor Market Regions, Metropolitan Areas,
Counties, and Municipalities of at Least 25,000 Population
Data Source: Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program

New York State

(Data are not seasonally adjusted. Data are preliminary and subject to revision.)

UNEMPLOYMENT RATE

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CSV Version
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Avg
20147.3%7.7%7.2%6.1%6.4%6.5%6.7%6.1%5.6%5.7%5.8%
20139.1%8.6%8.0%7.4%7.5%7.8%7.8%7.5%7.4%7.3%6.8%6.6%7.7%
20129.1%9.1%8.7%8.1%8.4%8.7%8.9%8.5%8.1%8.1%7.8%8.1%8.5%
20118.9%8.7%8.2%7.7%7.8%8.2%8.4%8.2%8.3%8.2%8.1%8.3%8.2%
20109.6%9.5%9.1%8.5%8.4%8.4%8.6%8.4%8.3%8.2%8.3%8.2%8.6%
20097.7%8.2%8.2%7.7%8.1%8.5%8.7%8.5%8.6%8.6%8.5%8.7%8.3%
20085.4%5.1%5.0%4.5%4.9%5.1%5.4%5.5%5.5%5.6%6.0%6.6%5.4%
20075.0%4.9%4.4%4.2%4.2%4.5%4.9%4.5%4.5%4.4%4.4%4.7%4.6%
20065.2%5.4%5.0%4.7%4.4%4.6%5.0%4.5%4.3%4.0%4.2%4.1%4.6%
20055.7%5.7%5.1%4.8%4.8%4.9%5.1%4.7%5.0%4.8%5.1%4.8%5.0%
20047.0%6.7%6.7%5.9%5.6%5.9%5.9%5.4%5.3%5.1%5.1%5.2%5.8%
20037.0%6.9%6.5%6.2%6.1%6.5%6.5%6.2%6.3%6.2%6.2%6.0%6.4%
20026.8%6.7%6.6%6.3%6.0%6.0%6.2%5.9%5.7%5.8%6.2%6.3%6.2%
20014.8%4.8%4.6%4.3%4.1%4.4%4.7%4.9%5.0%5.3%5.7%6.0%4.9%
20005.3%5.2%5.0%4.3%4.4%4.3%4.6%4.5%4.3%4.2%4.2%4.1%4.5%
19995.9%6.0%5.6%5.2%4.9%5.3%5.5%5.1%5.2%4.8%4.7%4.5%5.2%
19986.7%6.7%6.5%5.4%5.3%5.3%5.7%5.3%5.4%5.3%5.2%5.1%5.7%
19977.2%7.2%7.1%6.5%6.3%6.5%6.7%6.3%6.3%6.0%5.7%5.8%6.5%
19967.0%6.8%7.0%6.5%6.3%5.9%6.4%5.8%5.7%5.7%6.0%6.1%6.3%
19956.9%6.7%6.5%6.5%6.2%6.1%6.5%6.4%6.3%6.0%6.0%6.2%6.4%
19948.3%8.2%8.0%7.4%6.7%6.8%7.0%6.6%6.3%6.2%5.9%5.7%6.9%
19939.2%8.9%8.2%7.7%7.7%7.7%7.8%7.5%7.4%7.6%7.4%7.4%7.9%
19929.0%9.3%8.8%8.2%8.5%8.9%9.0%8.6%8.7%8.3%8.3%8.4%8.6%
19917.3%7.5%7.6%7.2%7.4%7.2%7.3%7.1%7.0%7.1%7.4%7.8%7.3%
19905.8%5.8%5.4%5.1%5.0%4.7%5.1%4.9%5.3%5.4%5.6%5.8%5.3%
19895.5%5.2%4.7%4.9%4.8%4.7%4.9%4.7%5.0%4.9%5.3%5.2%5.0%
19885.0%4.7%4.4%3.7%3.9%3.8%4.2%4.2%4.3%4.3%4.4%4.5%4.3%
19876.1%5.8%5.4%4.7%4.7%4.7%4.7%4.5%4.5%4.7%4.6%4.3%4.9%
19866.9%7.3%7.0%6.6%6.6%6.3%6.3%5.8%5.9%5.6%5.5%5.2%6.2%
19857.5%7.3%7.1%6.7%6.5%6.6%6.5%6.1%6.3%6.4%6.3%6.3%6.6%
19848.2%8.0%7.6%6.9%6.7%6.8%7.5%7.2%6.9%6.8%6.5%6.5%7.1%
198310.0%9.9%9.6%8.8%8.5%8.6%8.8%8.5%8.2%7.8%7.6%7.4%8.7%
19828.8%8.7%8.6%8.2%8.1%8.2%8.5%8.2%8.4%8.7%9.1%9.1%8.5%
19818.4%8.4%8.1%7.3%7.4%7.5%7.3%7.0%7.0%7.1%7.5%7.8%7.6%
19808.0%7.8%7.4%7.3%7.5%7.5%8.0%7.6%7.4%7.4%7.4%7.2%7.5%
19797.8%7.8%7.6%6.8%6.5%7.0%7.2%7.3%7.2%7.2%7.0%6.9%7.2%
19788.9%8.8%8.4%7.6%7.4%7.4%7.9%7.4%7.7%7.3%7.2%7.1%7.8%
197710.7%10.8%10.2%9.1%8.7%9.1%8.8%8.7%8.9%8.5%8.7%8.0%9.2%
197611.1%11.1%10.5%9.9%9.1%10.2%10.5%10.1%10.1%9.9%10.2%10.0%10.2%

LABOR FORCE

Data in thousands.
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Avg
20149,554.39,591.79,613.69,518.49,575.59,713.69,750.29,631.19,478.69,564.89,494.8
20139,627.49,614.19,572.69,574.19,630.39,743.29,803.99,730.09,619.69,600.49,577.99,538.89,636.0
20129,543.29,580.69,567.89,523.39,600.59,718.49,774.69,684.19,591.59,661.59,594.39,610.59,620.9
20119,498.39,493.69,489.09,471.99,495.79,582.89,650.69,623.59,534.29,567.19,545.59,547.69,541.7
20109,564.59,578.89,579.29,608.69,593.09,669.59,736.29,687.69,547.89,546.89,523.29,495.79,594.2
20099,602.19,637.19,615.39,603.19,621.29,751.09,819.29,742.89,580.99,595.89,568.49,522.69,638.3
20089,565.79,533.69,557.29,547.09,583.29,707.79,791.79,739.79,607.99,652.29,632.99,632.19,629.2
20079,488.09,476.79,472.19,424.79,461.49,602.69,691.49,604.99,509.19,533.69,560.19,560.09,532.1
20069,418.09,454.29,455.59,437.29,441.79,580.09,667.29,600.29,434.59,492.59,505.89,511.79,499.9
20059,304.99,333.89,306.59,334.29,351.79,475.09,584.19,534.59,422.69,470.89,474.49,463.99,421.4
20049,319.09,315.59,328.69,274.79,270.19,434.19,530.89,456.09,296.29,353.29,368.49,374.69,360.1
20039,309.09,319.59,280.89,261.99,238.19,380.99,408.69,353.79,215.99,267.69,285.59,266.69,299.0
20029,216.59,287.29,274.09,247.79,246.79,353.09,432.49,385.09,261.49,298.79,281.19,304.79,299.0
20019,147.79,145.89,142.99,110.29,090.99,219.39,323.89,262.29,164.19,220.19,229.59,262.69,193.3
20009,143.69,170.99,172.29,140.09,106.19,227.29,285.29,249.59,080.99,129.69,133.89,164.49,167.0
19999,066.39,097.89,082.49,039.99,069.09,210.89,310.69,240.59,091.99,120.69,131.59,147.89,134.1
19988,998.79,033.69,048.38,960.28,999.19,117.19,211.79,135.59,020.39,046.49,062.39,072.49,058.8
19978,854.08,888.18,952.98,910.78,956.99,082.99,209.39,138.88,973.98,991.29,005.69,005.78,997.5
19968,611.18,643.08,711.48,678.18,726.08,831.58,990.38,908.68,760.98,826.28,835.38,844.18,780.5
19958,618.68,649.18,659.78,644.08,616.18,738.78,871.48,794.98,624.88,651.88,636.18,616.98,676.8
19948,665.28,670.08,659.18,612.28,619.18,748.38,852.28,803.88,603.28,663.08,654.08,633.88,682.0
19938,670.48,677.08,645.28,591.38,666.28,815.98,891.28,828.28,605.48,669.68,670.08,656.98,698.9
19928,667.48,675.38,674.78,649.38,681.58,867.48,958.48,880.08,696.58,670.98,695.98,701.98,734.9
19918,732.98,743.38,746.78,749.98,737.28,886.08,941.68,837.38,679.58,689.48,668.68,643.78,754.7
19908,760.38,770.18,771.98,734.08,783.68,909.19,002.38,911.78,774.18,793.38,757.38,738.58,808.9
19898,640.88,615.38,605.28,630.18,644.18,801.58,886.78,838.58,644.98,710.38,765.08,742.28,710.4
19888,486.38,460.98,444.58,420.28,432.88,616.98,748.08,726.28,537.48,588.68,609.98,605.88,556.4
19878,382.18,370.98,391.28,353.98,426.58,555.38,684.28,660.08,429.98,527.68,537.18,504.28,485.3
19868,324.78,339.88,367.38,334.48,371.88,532.28,641.18,569.88,394.18,416.48,407.28,373.98,422.7
19858,152.18,146.98,203.08,176.08,204.18,329.88,466.68,422.98,288.08,349.18,341.78,327.28,284.0
19847,987.38,012.78,030.48,011.28,068.08,233.38,383.58,297.58,096.18,135.48,131.68,140.78,127.3
19837,915.27,899.37,912.37,877.57,873.48,108.18,290.78,266.28,053.08,035.38,056.78,029.38,026.4
19827,922.57,915.07,944.27,896.67,953.98,053.88,181.48,120.97,929.57,953.97,955.37,924.37,979.3
19817,978.37,987.38,019.37,982.57,998.58,075.98,193.58,123.87,896.97,965.57,953.37,918.18,007.7
19807,996.17,987.07,940.37,879.57,889.48,022.98,166.88,103.37,908.47,963.17,967.97,936.37,980.1
19797,908.77,917.07,935.37,855.77,837.88,040.48,188.88,139.07,978.08,011.58,006.68,016.97,986.3
19787,734.77,697.67,719.27,729.27,728.87,913.08,031.57,998.17,839.87,907.97,926.37,921.17,845.6
19777,622.37,652.87,656.97,627.67,622.27,823.07,904.77,884.17,696.07,741.67,782.37,762.47,731.3
19767,619.77,616.07,622.77,610.27,575.97,776.47,937.07,877.27,623.97,663.97,687.57,660.47,689.2

EMPLOYED

Data in thousands.
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Avg
20148,854.98,854.78,916.78,934.18,958.59,086.99,092.89,040.48,945.79,016.88,942.4
20138,755.48,785.58,809.88,867.38,905.88,986.19,035.98,997.88,911.68,896.68,923.28,910.18,898.8
20128,674.88,706.08,732.48,750.38,794.48,876.78,902.28,863.88,816.98,880.88,841.28,828.48,805.6
20118,651.58,669.58,709.98,738.68,751.28,800.28,844.28,836.48,744.78,783.18,772.88,756.38,754.9
20108,649.78,670.98,704.08,790.28,788.18,855.88,894.18,873.88,756.58,767.88,731.28,718.88,766.8
20098,863.08,844.18,828.88,861.88,840.68,922.18,968.38,910.08,752.58,765.98,756.28,691.28,833.7
20089,048.99,048.99,078.59,114.99,113.09,215.19,261.89,203.99,079.09,114.29,057.78,999.59,111.3
20079,009.99,015.69,055.49,032.09,063.89,172.69,215.39,170.09,082.29,113.39,135.59,107.49,097.8
20068,927.88,948.18,979.48,997.59,022.69,143.29,184.99,171.29,030.49,114.09,107.29,123.19,062.5
20058,776.58,800.68,834.18,886.28,904.99,014.19,091.39,088.98,949.39,018.68,991.69,008.88,947.1
20048,664.58,693.88,703.28,731.68,754.08,878.48,967.18,947.78,803.88,874.38,889.98,883.88,816.0
20038,653.58,677.78,674.88,684.48,673.68,772.78,795.18,770.68,633.78,696.68,706.28,707.98,703.9
20028,586.28,662.38,659.28,667.38,695.58,787.88,846.78,835.28,731.88,758.08,709.48,717.78,721.4
20018,704.28,709.98,725.08,722.28,717.78,815.38,888.08,805.28,701.78,726.98,702.48,708.58,743.9
20008,658.48,691.88,715.58,742.78,707.98,833.68,861.48,835.98,688.18,748.68,746.58,786.98,751.4
19998,535.88,551.88,577.98,572.88,626.08,724.58,795.78,770.68,618.38,679.58,704.08,732.28,657.4
19988,396.48,432.38,461.68,473.28,518.48,631.58,690.38,653.78,533.28,567.38,594.58,606.28,546.5
19978,212.68,250.08,320.58,332.38,389.48,492.78,595.68,563.18,406.78,455.98,492.58,487.18,416.5
19968,007.38,052.98,103.38,114.88,174.28,306.28,410.58,391.98,257.58,320.48,306.58,301.58,228.9
19958,025.98,071.78,093.98,086.28,082.18,202.68,298.18,232.08,079.28,135.28,116.78,086.08,125.8
19947,944.37,958.57,965.17,976.28,040.38,152.38,233.38,221.18,062.28,126.68,139.98,143.28,080.2
19937,869.17,901.27,934.17,927.57,999.28,133.28,201.08,166.07,967.78,012.98,030.38,019.88,013.5
19927,890.47,870.07,912.67,940.67,945.28,079.18,156.48,117.27,940.37,955.47,974.57,975.07,979.7
19918,096.48,087.48,080.58,120.68,086.58,244.88,293.08,207.58,067.78,070.58,025.97,969.18,112.5
19908,247.98,259.18,297.28,289.38,346.98,490.98,542.48,472.78,306.08,321.28,268.08,236.08,339.8
19898,169.48,164.28,201.68,210.38,233.48,384.48,455.28,421.38,214.98,282.08,302.48,288.18,277.3
19888,064.38,066.48,072.68,109.68,100.08,289.38,377.28,361.38,169.68,220.18,234.98,218.78,190.3
19877,874.27,889.57,935.57,957.98,031.78,156.18,272.88,274.08,053.78,130.88,141.98,139.68,071.5
19867,749.77,730.37,779.47,788.57,821.27,997.78,097.58,071.17,901.07,942.67,947.57,941.57,897.3
19857,543.47,551.87,621.57,631.17,667.97,783.87,916.07,909.77,764.37,812.17,817.87,805.37,735.4
19847,335.77,374.07,420.87,454.77,530.57,674.77,757.07,700.77,541.27,582.87,600.97,614.27,548.9
19837,126.97,114.67,151.77,184.87,200.77,407.27,562.87,563.27,390.37,406.57,443.97,431.77,332.0
19827,225.77,226.07,259.07,251.77,312.47,391.97,485.97,452.57,261.07,263.17,233.57,204.27,297.3
19817,306.57,318.77,371.77,397.37,406.17,470.97,591.77,558.27,342.27,397.47,360.57,302.87,402.0
19807,354.27,360.37,349.57,308.27,299.07,420.87,514.77,488.17,325.57,377.87,381.57,364.67,378.7
19797,294.27,300.87,336.07,321.07,329.17,481.07,598.07,545.67,400.77,434.77,442.77,462.97,412.2
19787,044.37,024.07,069.27,140.87,155.07,327.07,397.07,407.37,233.87,326.87,353.37,358.67,236.4
19776,805.06,826.36,878.46,932.76,959.27,114.97,205.27,197.97,010.37,081.47,103.17,138.77,021.1
19766,775.56,769.26,824.96,856.86,885.76,986.47,101.37,081.76,857.56,908.06,903.66,892.56,903.6

UNEMPLOYED

Data in thousands.
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Avg
2014699.4737.0696.8584.3616.9626.7657.4590.7532.9548.0552.4
2013872.0828.5762.7706.8724.5757.1768.0732.2708.1703.8654.8628.7737.3
2012868.4874.6835.5773.0806.1841.7872.4820.3774.6780.8753.1782.1815.2
2011846.8824.1779.1733.3744.5782.5806.5787.2789.5784.0772.7791.3786.8
2010914.8907.9875.2818.4805.0813.7842.1813.7791.3779.0792.0776.8827.5
2009739.1793.0786.5741.3780.6828.9850.9832.8828.4829.9812.2831.4804.6
2008516.8484.7478.7432.0470.2492.6529.9535.8529.0538.0575.2632.7518.0
2007478.1461.1416.8392.7397.6430.0476.1434.9426.8420.3424.7452.6434.3
2006490.2506.0476.0439.7419.1436.8482.2429.0404.1378.5398.6388.6437.4
2005528.4533.3472.5448.0446.9460.9492.8445.6473.3452.2482.7455.2474.3
2004654.4621.7625.4543.1516.2555.7563.7508.3492.3478.8478.5490.8544.1
2003655.5641.7606.1577.5564.5608.1613.5583.1582.3571.1579.2558.7595.1
2002630.3624.9614.8580.4551.3565.2585.7549.8529.6540.7571.7586.9577.6
2001443.5435.9417.9388.0373.2404.0435.8457.0462.4493.2527.1554.1449.3
2000485.2479.1456.7397.4398.3393.6423.9413.6392.7381.0387.3377.5415.5
1999530.5545.9504.5467.1443.0486.3514.8469.9473.6441.1427.4415.6476.6
1998602.3601.3586.6487.0480.7485.7521.4481.8487.1479.1467.8466.2512.3
1997641.4638.1632.4578.4567.5590.2613.7575.8567.2535.3513.1518.6581.0
1996603.8590.1608.1563.3551.8525.4579.8516.7503.4505.8528.8542.6551.6
1995592.7577.4565.9557.9534.0536.1573.3562.9545.6516.6519.3530.8551.0
1994720.9711.5694.0636.0578.9596.0618.9582.7541.0536.3514.1490.7601.7
1993801.2775.8711.2663.8666.9682.7690.2662.2637.6656.7639.7637.2685.4
1992777.0805.3762.2708.8736.3788.2802.0762.9756.1715.5721.4727.0755.2
1991636.5655.9666.2629.2650.8641.1648.6629.8611.8618.8642.7674.7642.2
1990512.4511.0474.7444.7436.7418.2460.0439.0468.1472.2489.4502.5469.1
1989471.5451.0403.5419.8410.7417.1431.5417.2430.1428.3462.6454.1433.1
1988422.0394.5372.0310.6332.8327.6370.8364.9367.7368.5374.9387.1366.1
1987508.0481.4455.7396.0394.8399.2411.4386.0376.2396.8395.2364.7413.8
1986575.0609.5587.9545.9550.6534.5543.6498.7493.0473.7459.7432.4525.4
1985608.7595.2581.6544.9536.2546.0550.6513.2523.7537.0523.9521.9548.6
1984651.7638.7609.5556.5537.5558.6626.5596.8554.9552.6530.7526.5578.4
1983788.3784.7760.6692.7672.7700.9728.0703.0662.7628.8612.8597.6694.4
1982696.8689.0685.2644.8641.5662.0695.5668.4668.5690.8721.7720.1682.0
1981671.8668.6647.6585.3592.4605.0601.8565.5554.7568.1592.8615.3605.7
1980641.9626.7590.9571.3590.4602.1652.1615.2582.8585.3586.4571.7601.4
1979614.5616.2599.3534.6508.6559.3590.8593.4577.3576.8563.9554.1574.1
1978690.4673.6650.0588.4573.8586.0634.5590.8606.0581.0572.9562.5609.2
1977817.3826.5778.4694.9663.0708.1699.5686.1685.7660.2679.3623.7710.2
1976844.2846.7797.8753.4690.2790.1835.7795.5766.4755.9783.9767.9785.6


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