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

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

4,555,156 4,557,121 4,557,730 4,557,668 4,558,649 4,561,732 4,566,867 4,572,797 4,578,080 4,581,699 4,583,386 4,583,584  

2012

4,583,515 4,584,285 4,585,754 4,587,042 4,587,786 4,588,346 4,589,332 4,591,192 4,593,628 4,595,023 4,593,931 4,589,401  

2013

4,581,733 4,572,246 4,562,986 4,555,316 4,548,735 4,541,827 4,533,213 4,522,377 4,510,351 4,499,736 4,492,735 4,490,270  

2014

4,491,603 4,495,274 4,500,088 4,505,060 4,510,131 4,515,739 4,521,960 4,528,700 4,535,158 4,540,363 4,543,751 4,545,815  

2015

4,546,736 4,546,561 4,545,099 4,542,482 4,539,384 4,536,887 4,536,526 4,538,814 4,543,393 4,549,186 4,555,034 4,560,931  

2016

4,561,881 4,565,949 4,579,686 4,586,504 4,587,140 4,579,338 4,570,568 4,559,430 4,562,736 (p)4,561,406      

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

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

4,125,428 4,128,494 4,130,275 4,131,084 4,132,221 4,134,994 4,139,852 4,145,940 4,152,095 4,157,485 4,161,255 4,163,064  

2012

4,163,413 4,162,851 4,161,238 4,158,928 4,157,389 4,157,655 4,160,007 4,163,938 4,168,382 4,172,148 4,174,596 4,175,627  

2013

4,175,123 4,173,684 4,172,380 4,171,655 4,170,478 4,168,457 4,165,902 4,163,165 4,160,934 4,159,965 4,161,217 4,165,279  

2014

4,171,925 4,180,358 4,189,502 4,198,524 4,207,327 4,215,889 4,223,766 4,231,136 4,237,968 4,244,057 4,249,118 4,253,302  

2015

4,257,138 4,261,074 4,265,464 4,270,293 4,275,542 4,281,490 4,288,980 4,298,219 4,308,989 4,320,440 4,331,308 4,340,882  

2016

4,354,804 4,367,582 4,378,938 4,372,635 4,361,253 4,346,839 4,332,063 4,316,727 4,319,401 (p)4,322,078      

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

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

429,728 428,627 427,455 426,584 426,428 426,738 427,015 426,857 425,985 424,214 422,131 420,520  

2012

420,102 421,434 424,516 428,114 430,397 430,691 429,325 427,254 425,246 422,875 419,335 413,774  

2013

406,610 398,562 390,606 383,661 378,257 373,370 367,311 359,212 349,417 339,771 331,518 324,991  

2014

319,678 314,916 310,586 306,536 302,804 299,850 298,194 297,564 297,190 296,306 294,633 292,513  

2015

289,598 285,487 279,635 272,189 263,842 255,397 247,546 240,595 234,404 228,746 223,726 220,049  

2016

207,077 198,367 200,748 213,869 225,887 232,499 238,505 242,703 243,335 (p)239,328      

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

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 9.4 9.4 9.4 9.4 9.3 9.3 9.3 9.2 9.2  

2012

9.2 9.2 9.3 9.3 9.4 9.4 9.4 9.3 9.3 9.2 9.1 9.0  

2013

8.9 8.7 8.6 8.4 8.3 8.2 8.1 7.9 7.7 7.6 7.4 7.2  

2014

7.1 7.0 6.9 6.8 6.7 6.6 6.6 6.6 6.6 6.5 6.5 6.4  

2015

6.4 6.3 6.2 6.0 5.8 5.6 5.5 5.3 5.2 5.0 4.9 4.8  

2016

4.5 4.3 4.4 4.7 4.9 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.3 (p)5.2      

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

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

4,519,207 4,541,084 4,554,081 4,545,120 4,555,198 4,598,582 4,619,615 4,592,987 4,552,859 4,569,948 4,566,790 4,567,795 4,565,272

2012

4,536,029 4,569,369 4,573,422 4,564,282 4,582,244 4,641,738 4,647,096 4,598,563 4,561,146 4,590,882 4,582,293 4,576,744 4,585,318

2013

4,554,335 4,554,711 4,539,838 4,532,019 4,547,087 4,596,228 4,595,773 4,544,399 4,484,058 4,468,490 4,466,951 4,458,012 4,528,492

2014

4,451,975 4,480,461 4,496,412 4,476,172 4,502,574 4,551,453 4,583,872 4,544,038 4,497,931 4,531,601 4,525,270 4,521,441 4,513,600

2015

4,514,135 4,529,032 4,530,620 4,528,655 4,552,979 4,579,658 4,597,134 4,554,347 4,501,453 4,537,695 4,544,725 4,554,896 4,543,777

2016

4,517,057 4,553,672 4,589,955 4,560,080 4,563,067 4,599,019 4,635,131 4,586,752 4,543,411 (p)4,536,158      

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

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

4,068,804 4,089,475 4,113,430 4,131,373 4,136,695 4,162,510 4,171,440 4,168,968 4,133,394 4,158,493 4,164,702 4,162,287 4,138,464

2012

4,099,723 4,123,844 4,139,561 4,144,088 4,160,253 4,198,119 4,186,374 4,170,400 4,153,175 4,184,216 4,169,885 4,172,995 4,158,553

2013

4,115,532 4,135,049 4,143,015 4,159,267 4,169,799 4,204,153 4,202,612 4,183,513 4,135,707 4,130,529 4,156,372 4,156,237 4,157,649

2014

4,114,553 4,135,990 4,164,002 4,191,499 4,209,621 4,253,217 4,256,504 4,238,947 4,206,918 4,248,425 4,247,324 4,249,383 4,209,699

2015

4,200,748 4,220,360 4,238,008 4,268,542 4,290,324 4,323,190 4,321,599 4,312,911 4,273,240 4,321,102 4,338,850 4,357,026 4,288,825

2016

4,303,614 4,335,191 4,359,509 4,338,050 4,337,356 4,371,606 4,374,889 4,340,398 4,305,464 (p)4,315,479      

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

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

450,403 451,609 440,651 413,747 418,503 436,072 448,175 424,019 419,465 411,455 402,088 405,508 426,808

2012

436,306 445,525 433,861 420,194 421,991 443,619 460,722 428,163 407,971 406,666 412,408 403,749 426,765

2013

438,803 419,662 396,823 372,752 377,288 392,075 393,161 360,886 348,351 337,961 310,579 301,775 370,843

2014

337,422 344,471 332,410 284,673 292,953 298,236 327,368 305,091 291,013 283,176 277,946 272,058 303,901

2015

313,387 308,672 292,612 260,113 262,655 256,468 275,535 241,436 228,213 216,593 205,875 197,870 254,952

2016

213,443 218,481 230,446 222,030 225,711 227,413 260,242 246,354 237,947 (p)220,679      

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

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

10.0 9.9 9.7 9.1 9.2 9.5 9.7 9.2 9.2 9.0 8.8 8.9 9.3

2012

9.6 9.8 9.5 9.2 9.2 9.6 9.9 9.3 8.9 8.9 9.0 8.8 9.3

2013

9.6 9.2 8.7 8.2 8.3 8.5 8.6 7.9 7.8 7.6 7.0 6.8 8.2

2014

7.6 7.7 7.4 6.4 6.5 6.6 7.1 6.7 6.5 6.2 6.1 6.0 6.7

2015

6.9 6.8 6.5 5.7 5.8 5.6 6.0 5.3 5.1 4.8 4.5 4.3 5.6

2016

4.7 4.8 5.0 4.9 4.9 4.9 5.6 5.4 5.2 (p)4.9      

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