Puerto Rico

Quick Look

Puerto Rico includes the following metropolitan areas for which an Economy At A Glance table is available:

News Releases and Tables

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Employment and Unemployment

Local Area Unemployment Statistics Data Tables

  • Civilian labor force data in New York, New Jersey, and Puerto Rico, seasonally adjusted (HTML)
  • Unemployed workers, Puerto Rico, seasonally adjusted (HTML)
  • Unemployment rates, Puerto Rico, seasonally adjusted (HTML)
  • Unemployment rates by city or metropolitan area, not seasonally adjusted (HTML)

Occupational Employment and Wages

News Release
  • San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo (HTML) (PDF)
Data Table
  • Occupational employment and wage estimates, Puerto Rico (HTML)

Occupational Employment and Wages data are also available for other Puerto Rico areas.

Mass Layoff Statistics Data Table

  • Events and initial claimants for unemployment insurance, Puerto Rico, not seasonally adjusted (HTML)

Pay and Benefits

Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages News Release

  • County Employment and Wages In Puerto Rico (HTML) (PDF)

Workplace Injuries

Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries Data Tables

  • Fatal occupational injuries in Puerto Rico, 1993-2010 (PDF)
  • Profile of work fatalities in Puerto Rico (HTML)

Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses Data Tables

  • Puerto Rico incidence rates (PDF)
  • Puerto Rico counts (PDF)

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Frequently Asked Questions

Ways To Obtain Data

  • Telephone Hotlines
      Automated Information Service: Recorded messages of BLS economic indicators are available 24 hours a day at (646) 264-3600
  • Library
    Location and Mailing Address: New York-New Jersey Information Office 201 Varick Street, Room 808
    New York, NY 10014
    URL: http://www.bls.gov/ro2/
    Phone: (646) 264-3600
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Last Modified Date: September 25, 2014