LAU Economic News Releases

June jobless rates up in 6 states, down in 1; payroll jobs up in 18 states, down in 3

07/22/2016

In June, unemployment rates were significantly higher in 6 states, lower in 1 state, and stable in 43 states and the District of Columbia. Nonfarm payroll employment increased in 18 states, decreased in 3 states and the District, and was essentially unchanged in 29 states.
HTML | PDF | RSS

May jobless rates down over the year in 333 of 387 metro areas; payroll jobs up in 311

06/29/2016

Jobless rates were lower in May than a year earlier in 333 of the 387 metropolitan areas, higher in 49, and unchanged in 5. Nonfarm payroll employment was up in 311 metropolitan areas over the year, down in 70, and unchanged in 6.
HTML | PDF | RSS

Current

Annual

Jobless rates down in 47 states in 2015; employment-population ratios up in 35 states

02/26/2016

Annual average unemployment rates in 2015 decreased in 47 states and the District of Columbia, increased in 2 states, and were unchanged in 1 state. Employment-population ratios increased in 35 states and the District and decreased in 15 states.
HTML | PDF | RSS

Archived

Caution: data in many archived news releases have been revised in subsequent releases.