Local Area Unemployment Statistics - New Jersey

Status of the Civilian Labor Force - New Jersey

Civilian Labor Force - Seasonally Adjusted
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Avg

2005

4,344,851 4,351,049 4,358,904 4,368,243 4,378,666 4,389,324 4,399,501 4,408,389 4,415,477 4,420,515 4,424,039 4,426,805  

2006

4,429,476 4,432,329 4,435,468 4,438,674 4,441,574 4,443,885 4,446,031 4,448,407 4,450,634 4,451,766 4,450,887 4,447,403  

2007

4,441,838 4,435,750 4,430,428 4,427,104 4,426,443 4,428,341 4,432,091 4,437,561 4,444,847 4,453,626 4,462,800 4,471,196  

2008

4,477,611 4,481,609 4,483,940 4,485,998 4,489,093 4,493,640 4,499,012 4,504,256 4,508,799 4,512,938 4,517,296 4,522,701  

2009

4,529,648 4,538,233 4,547,480 4,555,583 4,560,673 4,561,981 4,559,826 4,555,274 4,549,998 4,545,356 4,543,079 4,543,973  

2010

4,547,293 4,551,221 4,554,438 4,556,049 4,555,478 4,552,970 4,549,617 4,546,900 4,545,775 4,546,824 4,549,389 4,552,419  

2011

4,555,275 4,557,190 4,557,693 4,557,583 4,558,574 4,561,676 4,566,785 4,572,674 4,577,921 4,581,509 4,583,237 4,583,646  

2012

4,583,915 4,585,020 4,586,753 4,588,190 4,588,867 4,589,187 4,589,914 4,591,628 4,594,010 4,595,382 4,594,191 4,589,506  

2013

4,581,706 4,572,174 4,562,909 4,555,238 4,548,684 4,541,689 4,532,934 4,522,207 4,510,627 4,500,549 4,493,653 4,490,659  

2014

4,490,921 4,493,308 4,496,943 4,501,043 4,505,745 4,511,513 4,517,944 4,524,290 4,529,890 4,534,405 4,537,818 4,540,462  

2015

4,548,134 (P) 4,548,103                      

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Employment Level - Seasonally Adjusted
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Avg

2005

4,155,622 4,162,419 4,171,356 4,182,037 4,193,460 4,203,587 4,210,348 4,213,173 4,212,930 4,211,587 4,210,793 4,211,240  

2006

4,213,289 4,216,427 4,219,805 4,222,664 4,225,173 4,227,757 4,231,721 4,237,369 4,243,802 4,249,923 4,254,129 4,255,274  

2007

4,253,154 4,248,866 4,244,053 4,240,418 4,238,897 4,239,683 4,242,234 4,245,963 4,250,777 4,256,224 4,261,902 4,267,204  

2008

4,270,844 4,272,222 4,271,365 4,268,916 4,265,908 4,263,081 4,260,180 4,256,130 4,249,241 4,238,357 4,223,499 4,206,267  

2009

4,189,092 4,174,157 4,162,715 4,154,261 4,146,539 4,137,925 4,127,836 4,117,124 4,107,661 4,100,760 4,097,701 4,098,852  

2010

4,103,590 4,110,145 4,116,666 4,121,763 4,124,633 4,124,795 4,122,669 4,119,776 4,117,547 4,117,356 4,119,426 4,122,888  

2011

4,126,683 4,129,721 4,131,517 4,132,487 4,133,891 4,136,936 4,141,973 4,148,142 4,154,283 4,159,593 4,163,295 4,165,140  

2012

4,165,652 4,165,315 4,163,974 4,161,942 4,160,583 4,160,847 4,163,045 4,166,769 4,171,008 4,174,576 4,176,838 4,177,759  

2013

4,177,322 4,176,159 4,175,236 4,174,849 4,173,918 4,171,929 4,169,388 4,166,862 4,165,048 4,164,346 4,165,273 4,168,303  

2014

4,173,552 4,180,743 4,189,244 4,198,291 4,207,640 4,217,100 4,225,604 4,232,925 4,239,601 4,245,935 4,251,453 4,255,733  

2015

4,260,830 (P) 4,257,052                      

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Unemployment Level - Seasonally Adjusted
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Avg

2005

189,229 188,630 187,548 186,206 185,206 185,737 189,153 195,216 202,547 208,928 213,246 215,565  

2006

216,187 215,902 215,663 216,010 216,401 216,128 214,310 211,038 206,832 201,843 196,758 192,129  

2007

188,684 186,884 186,375 186,686 187,546 188,658 189,857 191,598 194,070 197,402 200,898 203,992  

2008

206,767 209,387 212,575 217,082 223,185 230,559 238,832 248,126 259,558 274,581 293,797 316,434  

2009

340,556 364,076 384,765 401,322 414,134 424,056 431,990 438,150 442,337 444,596 445,378 445,121  

2010

443,703 441,076 437,772 434,286 430,845 428,175 426,948 427,124 428,228 429,468 429,963 429,531  

2011

428,592 427,469 426,176 425,096 424,683 424,740 424,812 424,532 423,638 421,916 419,942 418,506  

2012

418,263 419,705 422,779 426,248 428,284 428,340 426,869 424,859 423,002 420,806 417,353 411,747  

2013

404,384 396,015 387,673 380,389 374,766 369,760 363,546 355,345 345,579 336,203 328,380 322,356  

2014

317,369 312,565 307,699 302,752 298,105 294,413 292,340 291,365 290,289 288,470 286,365 284,729  

2015

287,304 (P) 291,051                      

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Unemployment Rate - Seasonally Adjusted
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Avg

2005

4.4 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.2 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.6 4.7 4.8 4.9  

2006

4.9 4.9 4.9 4.9 4.9 4.9 4.8 4.7 4.6 4.5 4.4 4.3  

2007

4.2 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.4 4.4 4.5 4.6  

2008

4.6 4.7 4.7 4.8 5.0 5.1 5.3 5.5 5.8 6.1 6.5 7.0  

2009

7.5 8.0 8.5 8.8 9.1 9.3 9.5 9.6 9.7 9.8 9.8 9.8  

2010

9.8 9.7 9.6 9.5 9.5 9.4 9.4 9.4 9.4 9.4 9.5 9.4  

2011

9.4 9.4 9.4 9.3 9.3 9.3 9.3 9.3 9.3 9.2 9.2 9.1  

2012

9.1 9.2 9.2 9.3 9.3 9.3 9.3 9.3 9.2 9.2 9.1 9.0  

2013

8.8 8.7 8.5 8.4 8.2 8.1 8.0 7.9 7.7 7.5 7.3 7.2  

2014

7.1 7.0 6.8 6.7 6.6 6.5 6.5 6.4 6.4 6.4 6.3 6.3  

2015

6.3 (P) 6.4                      

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Civilian Labor Force - Not Seasonally Adjusted
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Avg

2005

4,310,347 4,341,298 4,347,039 4,349,379 4,364,596 4,427,742 4,469,383 4,438,330 4,388,551 4,413,259 4,423,592 4,425,434 4,391,579

2006

4,393,778 4,422,337 4,424,336 4,420,857 4,427,256 4,487,171 4,520,425 4,484,647 4,418,140 4,439,900 4,451,323 4,460,383 4,445,879

2007

4,415,473 4,420,129 4,421,666 4,403,609 4,413,466 4,479,757 4,511,222 4,455,495 4,417,217 4,433,524 4,461,122 4,468,882 4,441,797

2008

4,460,808 4,465,375 4,478,557 4,470,180 4,487,200 4,544,256 4,575,393 4,537,836 4,488,387 4,513,199 4,508,499 4,523,486 4,504,432

2009

4,502,539 4,530,299 4,534,698 4,547,009 4,555,142 4,615,728 4,633,870 4,583,022 4,518,694 4,526,984 4,533,942 4,525,810 4,550,645

2010

4,518,682 4,534,321 4,548,793 4,569,810 4,560,800 4,594,818 4,619,484 4,583,768 4,523,356 4,528,964 4,538,572 4,542,589 4,555,330

2011

4,522,050 4,543,343 4,554,298 4,544,200 4,555,929 4,598,540 4,619,069 4,591,693 4,553,590 4,570,179 4,566,575 4,569,266 4,565,727

2012

4,539,557 4,572,334 4,574,797 4,566,347 4,586,020 4,643,529 4,649,100 4,600,072 4,564,062 4,593,421 4,586,467 4,581,560 4,588,106

2013

4,560,277 4,560,085 4,544,495 4,536,958 4,553,935 4,601,557 4,600,783 4,548,721 4,492,829 4,475,314 4,471,979 4,465,889 4,534,402

2014

4,459,494 4,487,957 4,502,628 4,479,336 4,508,760 4,556,793 4,588,604 4,547,405 4,502,959 4,538,288 4,529,544 4,522,774 4,518,712

2015

4,519,787 (P) 4,524,658                      

Footnotes
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Employment Level - Not Seasonally Adjusted
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Avg

2005

4,107,071 4,121,982 4,138,891 4,173,396 4,189,043 4,239,273 4,260,572 4,253,347 4,191,906 4,225,149 4,215,899 4,222,216 4,194,895

2006

4,167,006 4,182,265 4,199,620 4,204,502 4,215,655 4,271,187 4,281,328 4,274,059 4,220,248 4,265,172 4,270,679 4,286,101 4,236,485

2007

4,205,272 4,211,895 4,227,822 4,220,449 4,234,537 4,289,533 4,298,123 4,274,597 4,236,988 4,261,228 4,284,328 4,277,012 4,251,815

2008

4,232,153 4,236,505 4,253,700 4,270,368 4,266,426 4,313,006 4,318,580 4,291,110 4,245,376 4,265,592 4,248,472 4,226,289 4,263,965

2009

4,141,862 4,139,619 4,135,482 4,161,322 4,154,921 4,188,434 4,186,660 4,155,953 4,090,065 4,099,839 4,112,974 4,095,703 4,138,570

2010

4,052,972 4,068,665 4,087,942 4,140,829 4,138,961 4,165,950 4,166,870 4,157,177 4,108,747 4,120,632 4,120,385 4,128,327 4,121,455

2011

4,072,234 4,092,735 4,115,854 4,133,898 4,138,005 4,162,370 4,172,430 4,169,492 4,136,121 4,160,280 4,167,362 4,164,792 4,140,464

2012

4,104,191 4,128,128 4,143,435 4,148,387 4,163,583 4,198,875 4,188,604 4,172,927 4,157,344 4,187,421 4,174,296 4,177,621 4,162,068

2013

4,121,433 4,141,439 4,149,605 4,166,861 4,175,977 4,208,344 4,207,921 4,188,907 4,145,367 4,137,984 4,164,583 4,164,907 4,164,444

2014

4,122,692 4,144,144 4,171,916 4,198,829 4,216,979 4,260,065 4,263,508 4,246,081 4,216,618 4,260,632 4,261,246 4,258,507 4,218,435

2015

4,204,083 (P) 4,209,269                      

Footnotes
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Unemployment Level - Not Seasonally Adjusted
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Avg

2005

203,276 219,316 208,148 175,983 175,553 188,469 208,811 184,983 196,645 188,110 207,693 203,218 196,684

2006

226,772 240,072 224,716 216,355 211,601 215,984 239,097 210,588 197,892 174,728 180,644 174,282 209,394

2007

210,201 208,234 193,844 183,160 178,929 190,224 213,099 180,898 180,229 172,296 176,794 191,870 189,982

2008

228,655 228,870 224,857 199,812 220,774 231,250 256,813 246,726 243,011 247,607 260,027 297,197 240,467

2009

360,677 390,680 399,216 385,687 400,221 427,294 447,210 427,069 428,629 427,145 420,968 430,107 412,075

2010

465,710 465,656 460,851 428,981 421,839 428,868 452,614 426,591 414,609 408,332 418,187 414,262 433,875

2011

449,816 450,608 438,444 410,302 417,924 436,170 446,639 422,201 417,469 409,899 399,213 404,474 425,263

2012

435,366 444,206 431,362 417,960 422,437 444,654 460,496 427,145 406,718 406,000 412,171 403,939 426,038

2013

438,844 418,646 394,890 370,097 377,958 393,213 392,862 359,814 347,462 337,330 307,396 300,982 369,958

2014

336,802 343,813 330,712 280,507 291,781 296,728 325,096 301,324 286,341 277,656 268,298 264,267 300,277

2015

315,704 (P) 315,389                      

Footnotes
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Unemployment Rate - Not Seasonally Adjusted
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Avg

2005

4.7 5.1 4.8 4.0 4.0 4.3 4.7 4.2 4.5 4.3 4.7 4.6 4.5

2006

5.2 5.4 5.1 4.9 4.8 4.8 5.3 4.7 4.5 3.9 4.1 3.9 4.7

2007

4.8 4.7 4.4 4.2 4.1 4.2 4.7 4.1 4.1 3.9 4.0 4.3 4.3

2008

5.1 5.1 5.0 4.5 4.9 5.1 5.6 5.4 5.4 5.5 5.8 6.6 5.3

2009

8.0 8.6 8.8 8.5 8.8 9.3 9.7 9.3 9.5 9.4 9.3 9.5 9.1

2010

10.3 10.3 10.1 9.4 9.2 9.3 9.8 9.3 9.2 9.0 9.2 9.1 9.5

2011

9.9 9.9 9.6 9.0 9.2 9.5 9.7 9.2 9.2 9.0 8.7 8.9 9.3

2012

9.6 9.7 9.4 9.2 9.2 9.6 9.9 9.3 8.9 8.8 9.0 8.8 9.3

2013

9.6 9.2 8.7 8.2 8.3 8.5 8.5 7.9 7.7 7.5 6.9 6.7 8.2

2014

7.6 7.7 7.3 6.3 6.5 6.5 7.1 6.6 6.4 6.1 5.9 5.8 6.6

2015

7.0 (P) 7.0                      

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Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).