New Bedford, MA

New Bedford, MA
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Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(r)82.8 (r)82.7 (r)83.3 84.9 (p)86.1  

Employment(1)

(r)79.3 (r)79.4 (r)79.9 79.4 (p)80.4  

Unemployment(1)

(r)3.5 (r)3.3 (r)3.4 5.5 (p)5.7  

Unemployment Rate(2)

(r)4.2 (r)4.0 (r)4.1 6.4 (p)6.7  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

68.5 68.4 69.0 67.2 67.8 (p)68.3

12-month % change

1.6 0.7 1.8 2.0 3.0 (p)2.2

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

2.7 2.6 2.5 2.2 2.2 (p)2.2

12-month % change

0.0 -3.7 0.0 -4.3 4.8 (p)-4.3

Manufacturing(3)

8.1 8.1 8.2 8.5 8.3 (p)8.4

12-month % change

2.5 2.5 2.5 4.9 2.5 (p)2.4

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

12.3 12.6 13.2 12.6 12.6 (p)12.6

12-month % change

3.4 2.4 6.5 6.8 7.7 (p)7.7

Information(3)

0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 (p)0.3

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Financial Activities(3)

1.8 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 (p)1.7

12-month % change

0.0 -5.6 -5.6 -5.6 -5.6 (p)-5.6

Professional and Business Services(3)

5.8 5.9 5.7 5.5 5.6 (p)5.7

12-month % change

-7.9 -7.8 -8.1 -6.8 -3.4 (p)-5.0

Education and Health Services(3)

17.1 17.0 17.2 17.2 17.3 (p)17.4

12-month % change

5.6 4.3 4.9 4.9 5.5 (p)4.8

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

6.8 6.6 6.6 6.1 6.2 (p)6.5

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 -1.5 -3.2 0.0 (p)0.0

Other Services(3)

2.4 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 (p)2.3

12-month % change

0.0 -4.2 -4.2 -4.2 0.0 (p)-4.2

Government(3)

11.2 11.3 11.3 10.8 11.3 (p)11.2

12-month % change

0.9 0.9 1.8 1.9 1.8 (p)1.8

Consumer Price Index: Boston-Brockton-Nashua, MA-NH-ME-CT

CPI-U, All items(4)

  261.675   264.865   265.070

CPI-U, All items, 12-month % change(4)

    1.3   3.0   2.5

CPI-W, All items(5)

  260.705   263.730   263.888

CPI-W, All items, 12-month % change(5)

    1.4   2.9   2.6

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted.
(2) In percent, not seasonally adjusted.
(3) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(4) All Urban Consumers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(5) Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers, base: 1982-84=100, not seasonally adjusted.
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

Data extracted on: April 21, 2017

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
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