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Local Area Unemployment Statistics - New York City

Status of the Civilian Labor Force - New York City

Civilian Labor Force - Seasonally Adjusted
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Avg

2010

3,953,010 3,958,519 3,962,808 3,964,119 3,961,920 3,956,654 3,950,085 3,944,211 3,940,157 3,938,137 3,937,187 3,936,582  

2011

3,936,928 3,938,123 3,939,718 3,941,828 3,945,205 3,950,521 3,958,391 3,968,411 3,979,209 3,989,793 3,998,342 4,003,703  

2012

4,007,037 4,010,261 4,013,783 4,016,670 4,019,209 4,021,283 4,022,381 4,024,144 4,028,481 4,034,676 4,041,705 4,048,395  

2013

4,051,011 4,055,357 4,060,559 4,067,923 4,077,083 4,087,302 4,097,165 4,103,281 4,104,335 4,103,155 4,102,412 4,103,253  

2014

4,075,477 4,078,580 4,082,060 4,084,870 4,086,297 4,087,343 4,089,038 4,092,639 4,098,101 4,103,283 4,106,707 4,109,060  

2015

(r)4,106,884 (r)4,107,665 (r)4,107,689 (r)4,106,541 (r)4,103,720 (r)4,099,128 (r)4,094,497 (r)4,091,995 (r)4,092,590 (r)4,097,209 (r)4,105,220 (r)4,113,230  

2016

(r)4,118,145 (r)4,119,025 (r)4,116,657 (r)4,113,769 (r)4,113,065 (r)4,114,878 (r)4,117,764 (r)4,120,059 (r)4,120,712 (r)4,118,734 (r)4,114,472 (r)4,110,256  

2017

(r)4,108,107 (r)4,108,459 (r)4,110,709 (r)4,114,119 (r)4,117,584 (r)4,120,039 (r)4,120,739 (r)4,118,548 (r)4,113,212 (r)4,106,009 (r)4,098,574 (r)4,091,972  

2018

(r)4,087,432 (r)4,085,589 (r)4,085,165 (r)4,083,716 (r)4,080,067 (r)4,075,082 (r)4,070,593 (r)4,069,183 (r)4,071,885 (r)4,077,557 (r)4,084,144 (r)4,089,452  

2019

(r)4,091,483 (r)4,088,923 (r)4,082,904 (r)4,075,662 (r)4,069,209 (r)4,064,860 (r)4,062,599 (r)4,060,881 (r)4,060,172 (r)4,059,691 (r)4,059,478 (r)4,059,655  

2020

4,054,605 4,051,665 3,944,212 3,738,815 (p)3,670,470                

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

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

2010

3,554,488 3,562,538 3,570,495 3,576,407 3,579,889 3,580,503 3,578,730 3,576,168 3,574,118 3,574,037 3,576,261 3,580,124  

2011

3,584,854 3,589,319 3,592,712 3,594,642 3,595,600 3,596,855 3,599,807 3,604,490 3,610,064 3,615,434 3,619,305 3,621,422  

2012

3,622,970 3,625,211 3,627,818 3,630,440 3,634,066 3,639,238 3,645,566 3,652,899 3,661,158 3,669,303 3,676,667 3,682,927  

2013

3,685,307 3,690,239 3,696,841 3,705,486 3,714,496 3,722,665 3,729,919 3,736,218 3,741,924 3,748,130 3,755,570 3,764,130  

2014

3,744,978 3,754,192 3,762,966 3,771,019 3,779,112 3,788,226 3,798,101 3,808,546 3,819,071 3,828,691 3,836,524 3,842,702  

2015

(r)3,844,479 (r)3,848,816 (r)3,853,499 (r)3,858,662 (r)3,863,696 (r)3,867,885 (r)3,871,392 (r)3,874,680 (r)3,878,363 (r)3,883,230 (r)3,889,224 (r)3,895,115  

2016

(r)3,899,445 (r)3,901,398 (r)3,901,155 (r)3,899,948 (r)3,899,101 (r)3,899,141 (r)3,900,033 (r)3,901,396 (r)3,902,830 (r)3,904,190 (r)3,906,000 (r)3,908,807  

2017

(r)3,912,552 (r)3,916,759 (r)3,920,330 (r)3,922,863 (r)3,924,547 (r)3,925,443 (r)3,925,559 (r)3,924,547 (r)3,922,246 (r)3,919,062 (r)3,915,272 (r)3,911,658  

2018

(r)3,909,142 (r)3,908,305 (r)3,908,771 (r)3,909,045 (r)3,908,100 (r)3,906,443 (r)3,905,119 (r)3,905,133 (r)3,906,738 (r)3,909,279 (r)3,911,936 (r)3,913,623  

2019

(r)3,913,506 (r)3,911,257 (r)3,907,702 (r)3,904,612 (r)3,903,141 (r)3,903,467 (r)3,905,502 (r)3,907,825 (r)3,910,397 (r)3,912,003 (r)3,911,889 (r)3,911,570  

2020

3,911,937 3,914,274 3,783,906 3,178,742 (p)2,999,166                

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

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

2010

398,522 395,981 392,313 387,712 382,031 376,151 371,355 368,043 366,039 364,100 360,926 356,458  

2011

352,074 348,804 347,006 347,186 349,605 353,666 358,584 363,921 369,145 374,359 379,037 382,281  

2012

384,067 385,050 385,965 386,230 385,143 382,045 376,815 371,245 367,323 365,373 365,038 365,468  

2013

365,704 365,118 363,718 362,437 362,587 364,637 367,246 367,063 362,411 355,025 346,842 339,123  

2014

330,499 324,388 319,094 313,851 307,185 299,117 290,937 284,093 279,030 274,592 270,183 266,358  

2015

(r)262,405 (r)258,849 (r)254,190 (r)247,879 (r)240,024 (r)231,243 (r)223,105 (r)217,315 (r)214,227 (r)213,979 (r)215,996 (r)218,115  

2016

(r)218,700 (r)217,627 (r)215,502 (r)213,821 (r)213,964 (r)215,737 (r)217,731 (r)218,663 (r)217,882 (r)214,544 (r)208,472 (r)201,449  

2017

(r)195,555 (r)191,700 (r)190,379 (r)191,256 (r)193,037 (r)194,596 (r)195,180 (r)194,001 (r)190,966 (r)186,947 (r)183,302 (r)180,314  

2018

(r)178,290 (r)177,284 (r)176,394 (r)174,671 (r)171,967 (r)168,639 (r)165,474 (r)164,050 (r)165,147 (r)168,278 (r)172,208 (r)175,829  

2019

(r)177,977 (r)177,666 (r)175,202 (r)171,050 (r)166,068 (r)161,393 (r)157,097 (r)153,056 (r)149,775 (r)147,688 (r)147,589 (r)148,085  

2020

142,668 137,391 160,306 560,073 (p)671,304                

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

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

2010

10.1 10.0 9.9 9.8 9.6 9.5 9.4 9.3 9.3 9.2 9.2 9.1  

2011

8.9 8.9 8.8 8.8 8.9 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.3 9.4 9.5 9.5  

2012

9.6 9.6 9.6 9.6 9.6 9.5 9.4 9.2 9.1 9.1 9.0 9.0  

2013

9.0 9.0 9.0 8.9 8.9 8.9 9.0 8.9 8.8 8.7 8.5 8.3  

2014

8.1 8.0 7.8 7.7 7.5 7.3 7.1 6.9 6.8 6.7 6.6 6.5  

2015

(r)6.4 (r)6.3 (r)6.2 (r)6.0 (r)5.8 (r)5.6 (r)5.4 (r)5.3 (r)5.2 (r)5.2 (r)5.3 (r)5.3  

2016

(r)5.3 (r)5.3 (r)5.2 (r)5.2 (r)5.2 (r)5.2 (r)5.3 (r)5.3 (r)5.3 (r)5.2 (r)5.1 (r)4.9  

2017

(r)4.8 (r)4.7 (r)4.6 (r)4.6 (r)4.7 (r)4.7 (r)4.7 (r)4.7 (r)4.6 (r)4.6 (r)4.5 (r)4.4  

2018

(r)4.4 (r)4.3 (r)4.3 (r)4.3 (r)4.2 (r)4.1 (r)4.1 (r)4.0 (r)4.1 (r)4.1 (r)4.2 (r)4.3  

2019

(r)4.3 (r)4.3 (r)4.3 (r)4.2 (r)4.1 (r)4.0 (r)3.9 (r)3.8 (r)3.7 (r)3.6 (r)3.6 (r)3.6  

2020

3.5 3.4 4.1 15.0 (p)18.3                

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

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

2010

3,950,500 3,966,327 3,964,504 3,976,256 3,948,329 3,939,500 3,969,455 3,957,003 3,941,120 3,941,030 3,933,318 3,917,518 3,950,405

2011

3,933,370 3,951,101 3,945,422 3,936,861 3,935,190 3,938,731 3,974,041 3,978,767 3,979,164 3,997,432 3,991,239 3,992,680 3,962,833

2012

3,993,677 4,032,323 4,024,283 3,989,925 4,016,765 4,027,522 4,046,456 4,017,882 4,017,990 4,050,639 4,016,986 4,035,069 4,022,460

2013

4,070,660 4,074,193 4,055,275 4,047,187 4,068,471 4,089,230 4,126,450 4,103,853 4,099,542 4,106,972 4,095,384 4,077,213 4,084,536

2014

4,066,602 4,108,522 4,109,119 4,058,304 4,074,640 4,079,616 4,121,420 4,098,009 4,078,164 4,111,104 4,102,606 4,083,655 4,090,981

2015

(r)4,112,289 (r)4,129,475 (r)4,110,811 (r)4,097,737 (r)4,105,135 (r)4,092,414 (r)4,119,533 (r)4,091,982 (r)4,069,498 (r)4,102,118 (r)4,096,012 (r)4,099,711 (r)4,102,226

2016

(r)4,113,450 (r)4,145,931 (r)4,145,532 (r)4,105,836 (r)4,081,462 (r)4,101,206 (r)4,144,339 (r)4,127,789 (r)4,124,185 (r)4,125,618 (r)4,092,631 (r)4,080,849 (r)4,115,735

2017

(r)4,105,217 (r)4,140,453 (r)4,132,118 (r)4,108,570 (r)4,098,072 (r)4,105,316 (r)4,147,592 (r)4,121,512 (r)4,119,982 (r)4,105,289 (r)4,078,466 (r)4,067,028 (r)4,110,801

2018

(r)4,075,032 (r)4,125,387 (r)4,112,029 (r)4,073,907 (r)4,055,825 (r)4,076,473 (r)4,099,702 (r)4,057,160 (r)4,056,238 (r)4,084,269 (r)4,067,066 (r)4,077,882 (r)4,080,081

2019

(r)4,094,228 (r)4,118,943 (r)4,104,356 (r)4,062,716 (r)4,052,502 (r)4,054,877 (r)4,082,283 (r)4,060,880 (r)4,054,999 (r)4,072,942 (r)4,041,534 (r)4,030,008 (r)4,069,189

2020

4,028,469 4,080,804 3,976,657 3,731,117 (p)3,655,505                

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

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

2010

3,536,137 3,557,957 3,569,087 3,598,332 3,584,408 3,571,120 3,583,506 3,582,013 3,579,470 3,578,656 3,569,654 3,572,288 3,573,552

2011

3,563,897 3,587,017 3,604,817 3,608,443 3,599,436 3,581,646 3,604,590 3,610,039 3,611,573 3,619,650 3,621,421 3,619,715 3,602,687

2012

3,594,772 3,623,986 3,636,942 3,637,286 3,645,654 3,638,104 3,645,389 3,638,493 3,666,818 3,684,951 3,671,788 3,673,561 3,646,479

2013

3,668,030 3,691,647 3,703,790 3,716,756 3,717,795 3,715,415 3,744,975 3,729,924 3,741,300 3,739,327 3,758,021 3,760,140 3,723,927

2014

3,728,693 3,762,018 3,777,780 3,775,566 3,778,661 3,785,231 3,807,487 3,798,589 3,810,558 3,840,787 3,833,401 3,833,532 3,794,359

2015

(r)3,828,660 (r)3,857,287 (r)3,864,199 (r)3,865,565 (r)3,866,469 (r)3,863,607 (r)3,881,400 (r)3,868,866 (r)3,865,910 (r)3,888,298 (r)3,881,883 (r)3,889,968 (r)3,868,509

2016

(r)3,883,456 (r)3,917,602 (r)3,923,510 (r)3,905,671 (r)3,891,042 (r)3,889,016 (r)3,910,887 (r)3,895,543 (r)3,900,904 (r)3,906,022 (r)3,898,898 (r)3,896,412 (r)3,901,580

2017

(r)3,895,611 (r)3,932,397 (r)3,946,212 (r)3,933,763 (r)3,915,847 (r)3,915,988 (r)3,936,093 (r)3,907,928 (r)3,929,005 (r)3,922,234 (r)3,907,704 (r)3,901,170 (r)3,920,329

2018

(r)3,884,311 (r)3,931,706 (r)3,932,277 (r)3,913,457 (r)3,905,153 (r)3,902,818 (r)3,919,169 (r)3,879,809 (r)3,897,343 (r)3,918,595 (r)3,909,933 (r)3,910,165 (r)3,908,728

2019

(r)3,891,649 (r)3,931,145 (r)3,929,403 (r)3,911,976 (r)3,897,534 (r)3,896,506 (r)3,907,773 (r)3,891,818 (r)3,912,599 (r)3,922,014 (r)3,905,531 (r)3,904,018 (r)3,908,497

2020

3,885,643 3,942,221 3,815,688 3,184,194 (p)2,992,005                

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

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

2010

414,363 408,370 395,417 377,924 363,921 368,380 385,949 374,990 361,650 362,374 363,664 345,230 376,853

2011

369,473 364,084 340,605 328,418 335,754 357,085 369,451 368,728 367,591 377,782 369,818 372,965 360,146

2012

398,905 408,337 387,341 352,639 371,111 389,418 401,067 379,389 351,172 365,688 345,198 361,508 375,981

2013

402,630 382,546 351,485 330,431 350,676 373,815 381,475 373,929 358,242 367,645 337,363 317,073 360,609

2014

337,909 346,504 331,339 282,738 295,979 294,385 313,933 299,420 267,606 270,317 269,205 250,123 296,622

2015

(r)283,629 (r)272,188 (r)246,612 (r)232,172 (r)238,666 (r)228,807 (r)238,133 (r)223,116 (r)203,588 (r)213,820 (r)214,129 (r)209,743 (r)233,717

2016

(r)229,994 (r)228,329 (r)222,022 (r)200,165 (r)190,420 (r)212,190 (r)233,452 (r)232,246 (r)223,281 (r)219,596 (r)193,733 (r)184,437 (r)214,155

2017

(r)209,606 (r)208,056 (r)185,906 (r)174,807 (r)182,225 (r)189,328 (r)211,499 (r)213,584 (r)190,977 (r)183,055 (r)170,762 (r)165,858 (r)190,472

2018

(r)190,721 (r)193,681 (r)179,752 (r)160,450 (r)150,672 (r)173,655 (r)180,533 (r)177,351 (r)158,895 (r)165,674 (r)157,133 (r)167,717 (r)171,353

2019

(r)202,579 (r)187,798 (r)174,953 (r)150,740 (r)154,968 (r)158,371 (r)174,510 (r)169,062 (r)142,400 (r)150,928 (r)136,003 (r)125,990 (r)160,692

2020

142,826 138,583 160,969 546,923 (p)663,500                

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

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

2010

10.5 10.3 10.0 9.5 9.2 9.4 9.7 9.5 9.2 9.2 9.2 8.8 9.5

2011

9.4 9.2 8.6 8.3 8.5 9.1 9.3 9.3 9.2 9.5 9.3 9.3 9.1

2012

10.0 10.1 9.6 8.8 9.2 9.7 9.9 9.4 8.7 9.0 8.6 9.0 9.3

2013

9.9 9.4 8.7 8.2 8.6 9.1 9.2 9.1 8.7 9.0 8.2 7.8 8.8

2014

8.3 8.4 8.1 7.0 7.3 7.2 7.6 7.3 6.6 6.6 6.6 6.1 7.3

2015

(r)6.9 (r)6.6 (r)6.0 (r)5.7 (r)5.8 (r)5.6 (r)5.8 (r)5.5 (r)5.0 (r)5.2 (r)5.2 (r)5.1 (r)5.7

2016

(r)5.6 (r)5.5 (r)5.4 (r)4.9 (r)4.7 (r)5.2 (r)5.6 (r)5.6 (r)5.4 (r)5.3 (r)4.7 (r)4.5 (r)5.2

2017

(r)5.1 (r)5.0 (r)4.5 (r)4.3 (r)4.4 (r)4.6 (r)5.1 (r)5.2 (r)4.6 (r)4.5 (r)4.2 (r)4.1 (r)4.6

2018

(r)4.7 (r)4.7 (r)4.4 (r)3.9 (r)3.7 (r)4.3 (r)4.4 (r)4.4 (r)3.9 (r)4.1 (r)3.9 (r)4.1 (r)4.2

2019

(r)4.9 (r)4.6 (r)4.3 (r)3.7 (r)3.8 (r)3.9 (r)4.3 (r)4.2 (r)3.5 (r)3.7 (r)3.4 (r)3.1 (r)3.9

2020

3.5 3.4 4.0 14.7 (p)18.2                

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary
(r) Revised

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