The Local Area Unemployment Statistics (LAUS) program produces monthly and annual estimates of civilian labor force, employed people, unemployed people, and unemployment rates for census regions and divisions, states, counties, metropolitan areas, and many cities. These estimates are key indicators of local economic conditions.
|Quick Facts: Local Area Unemployment Statistics|
|Subject areas||Employment, Unemployment|
|How the data are obtained||Multiple data sources|
|Periodicity of data availability||Annual, Monthly|
|Geographic detail||County, Metro area, State|
|Scope||Civilian noninstitutional population|