New York-New Jersey - Labor Force Statistics

 
Civilian labor force in the New York Region, seasonally adjusted (in thousands)
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United States

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156,048 157,469 157,037 157,106 1,058 0.7

New Jersey

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4,517.9 4,565.2 4,553.4 (P) 4,538.6 (P) 20.7 (P) 0.5

New York

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9,548.9 9,708.1 9,710.5 (P) 9,667.4 (P) 118.5 (P) 1.2

Puerto Rico

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1,137.6 1,137.5 1,131.6 1,126.5 -11.1 -1.0

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(P) Preliminary

Source: Local Area Unemployment Statistics
The State and regional data above are a product of the Local Area Unemployment Statistics (LAUS) program, a Federal-State cooperative program in which total employment and unemployment are measured for approximately 7,200 areas.

 
Unemployed in the New York Region, seasonally adjusted (in thousands)
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9,648 8,674 8,299 8,266 -1,382 -14.3

New Jersey

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292.3 297.2 278.4 (P) 267.2 (P) -25.1 (P) -8.6

New York

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585.9 551.8 537.4 (P) 519.3 (P) -66.6 (P) -11.4

Puerto Rico

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155.6 140.8 142.3 134.5 -21.1 -13.6

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(P) Preliminary

Source: Local Area Unemployment Statistics
The State and regional data above are a product of the Local Area Unemployment Statistics (LAUS) program, a Federal-State cooperative program in which total employment and unemployment are measured for approximately 7,200 areas.

 
Unemployment rates in the New York Region, seasonally adjusted (in percent)
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6.2 5.5 5.3 5.3 -0.9

New York

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6.1 5.7 5.5 (P) 5.4 (P) -0.7

New Jersey

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6.5 6.5 6.1 (P) 5.9 (P) -0.6

Puerto Rico

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13.7 12.4 12.6 11.9 -1.8

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(P) Preliminary

Source: Local Area Unemployment Statistics
The State and regional data above are a product of the Local Area Unemployment Statistics (LAUS) program, a Federal-State cooperative program in which total employment and unemployment are measured for approximately 7,200 areas.

 
Unemployment rates by City or Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), not seasonally adjusted (in percent)
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New Jersey

 

Atlantic City

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12.5 15.4 14.2 (P) 12.3 (P) -0.2

New York-Newark-Jersey City

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6.3 5.6 5.6 (P) 5.3 (P) -1.0

Newark (1)

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6.3 5.9 6.1 (P) 5.5 (P) -0.8

Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington

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6.3 5.1 5.7 (P) 5.6 (P) -0.7

Camden (1)

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6.9 6.4 6.5 (P) 5.8 (P) -1.1

Ocean City

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8.3 13.4 10.4 (P) 7.8 (P) -0.5

Trenton

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5.8 5.3 5.5 (P) 4.9 (P) -0.9

Vineland-Bridgeton

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9.1 9.6 9.3 (P) 8.3 (P) -0.8

New York

 

Albany-Schenectady-Troy

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5.0 4.4 4.4 (P) 4.5 (P) -0.5

Binghamton

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6.3 5.9 5.7 (P) 5.8 (P) -0.5

Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls

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6.0 5.5 5.3 (P) 5.3 (P) -0.7

Elmira

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6.1 5.8 5.9 (P) 5.9 (P) -0.2

Glens Falls

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5.4 5.6 4.9 (P) 4.6 (P) -0.8

Ithaca

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4.7 3.8 4.1 (P) 4.6 (P) -0.1

Kingston

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5.6 4.8 4.8 (P) 4.8 (P) -0.8

New York-Newark-Jersey City

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6.3 5.6 5.6 (P) 5.3 (P) -1.0

Dutchess County-Putnam County (1)

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5.2 4.4 4.6 (P) 4.6 (P) -0.6

Nassau County-Suffolk County (1)

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4.9 4.4 4.5 (P) 4.5 (P) -0.4

New York-Jersey City-White Plains (1)

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6.7 5.8 5.8 (P) 5.5 (P) -1.2

New York City

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7.2 6.1 5.9 5.7 -1.5

Rochester

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5.7 5.2 5.1 (P) 5.1 (P) -0.6

Syracuse

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6.0 5.4 5.4 (P) 5.4 (P) -0.6

Utica-Rome

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5.9 5.7 5.4 (P) 5.3 (P) -0.6

Watertown-Fort Drum

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6.8 7.2 6.3 (P) 5.9 (P) -0.9

Puerto Rico

 

Aguadilla-Isabela

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(2) 17.0 16.4 15.8 (P) 16.3 (P) (2) -0.7

Arecibo

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(2) 14.0 15.4 14.8 (P) 14.8 (P) (2) 0.8

Guayama

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(2) 20.3 20.1 20.0 (P) 19.9 (P) (2) -0.4

Mayaguez

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(2) 15.3 13.6 13.2 (P) 13.5 (P) (2) -1.8

Ponce

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(2) 16.6 16.6 16.4 (P) 16.6 (P) (2) 0.0

San German

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(2) 17.7 14.8 14.5 (P) 15.1 (P) (2) -2.6

San Juan-Carolina-Caguas

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(2) 10.7 10.7 10.4 (P) 10.7 (P) (2) 0.0

Footnotes
(1) Metropolitan Division
(2) Corrected.
(P) Preliminary

Source: Local Area Unemployment Statistics
The State and regional data above are a product of the Local Area Unemployment Statistics (LAUS) program, a Federal-State cooperative program in which total employment and unemployment are measured for approximately 7,200 areas.

 
Nonfarm wage and salary employment in New York Region States, seasonally adjusted (in thousands)
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139,156 141,625 (P) 141,856 (P) 142,071 (P) 2,915 (P) 2.1

New York

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9,104.9 9,215.5 9,249.3 (P) 9,268.3 (P) 163.4 (P) 1.8

New Jersey

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3,966.5 4,012.1 3,999.6 (P) 3,986.0 (P) 19.5 (P) 0.5

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(P) Preliminary

Source: Current Employment Statistics - National - State and Metropolitan Area
The Current Employment Statistics (CES) Survey is a monthly survey of business establishments which provides estimates of employment, hours, and earnings data by industry for the nation as a whole, all States, and most major metropolitan areas since 1939. The CES survey is a Federal-State cooperative program in which State employment security agencies prepare the data using concepts, definitions, and technical procedures prescribed by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.