Department of Labor Logo United States Department of Labor
Dot gov

The .gov means it's official.
Federal government websites often end in .gov or .mil. Before sharing sensitive information, make sure you're on a federal government site.

Https

The site is secure.
The https:// ensures that you are connecting to the official website and that any information you provide is encrypted and transmitted securely.

Lafayette

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Midwest Economy - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Feb 2024
County Employment and Wages in Indiana — First Quarter 2023 Employment, Pay News Release Sep 2023
Occupational Employment and Wages in Lafayette-West Lafayette — May 2022 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2023
Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN Economy at a Glance:
Lafayette-West Lafayette, IN
Data Series Back
Data
July
2023
Aug
2023
Sept
2023
Oct
2023
Nov
2023
Dec
2023

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

108.8 108.0 109.9 111.1 111.9 (p)109.5

Employment(1)

104.5 104.3 106.7 107.7 108.4 (p)107.0

Unemployment(1)

4.3 3.7 3.2 3.4 3.6 (p)2.5

Unemployment Rate(2)

4.0 3.4 2.9 3.1 3.2 (p)2.3

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

101.5 103.1 106.3 107.7 108.3 (p)107.5

12-month % change

-2.4 -3.2 -0.9 -0.2 -0.5 (p)-1.0

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

4.6 4.6 4.5 4.5 4.5 (p)4.4

12-month % change

2.2 4.5 2.3 2.3 4.7 (p)2.3

Manufacturing(3)

20.7 20.8 20.8 20.9 21.0 (p)21.0

12-month % change

1.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.4 (p)1.4

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

14.7 14.8 14.9 15.0 15.6 (p)15.8

12-month % change

-0.7 0.0 0.7 0.0 2.6 (p)2.6

Information(3)

0.8 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 (p)0.7

12-month % change

14.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Financial Activities(3)

3.5 3.4 3.4 3.5 3.5 (p)3.4

12-month % change

2.9 0.0 0.0 2.9 2.9 (p)0.0

Professional and Business Services(3)

10.6 10.7 10.6 10.6 10.5 (p)10.4

12-month % change

-1.9 -0.9 -1.9 -1.9 -3.7 (p)-1.9

Education and Health Services(3)

13.8 13.8 13.9 14.0 14.1 (p)14.1

12-month % change

3.0 3.0 3.7 2.9 3.7 (p)2.9

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

11.4 11.5 11.5 11.8 11.6 (p)11.4

12-month % change

11.8 7.5 4.5 6.3 3.6 (p)1.8

Other Services(3)

3.9 3.9 3.8 3.8 3.8 (p)3.8

12-month % change

2.6 2.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 (p)0.0

Government(3)

17.5 18.9 22.2 22.9 23.0 (p)22.5

12-month % change

-20.5 -21.9 -10.1 -7.3 -8.7 (p)-9.3

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.
(p) Preliminary