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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

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

2016

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

2017

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

2018

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

2019

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

2020

4,054,605 4,051,665 3,944,212 3,738,815 3,670,099 3,985,038 4,001,356 3,992,492 (p)3,826,489        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

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

2016

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

2017

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

2018

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

2019

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

2020

3,911,937 3,914,274 3,783,906 3,178,742 2,999,807 3,174,861 3,205,940 3,353,725 (p)3,287,795        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

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

2016

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

2017

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

2018

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

2019

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

2020

142,668 137,391 160,306 560,073 670,292 810,177 795,416 638,767 (p)538,694        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

6.4 6.3 6.2 6.0 5.8 5.6 5.4 5.3 5.2 5.2 5.3 5.3  

2016

5.3 5.3 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.2 5.1 4.9  

2017

4.8 4.7 4.6 4.6 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.6 4.6 4.5 4.4  

2018

4.4 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.2 4.1 4.1 4.0 4.1 4.1 4.2 4.3  

2019

4.3 4.3 4.3 4.2 4.1 4.0 3.9 3.8 3.7 3.6 3.6 3.6  

2020

3.5 3.4 4.1 15.0 18.3 20.3 19.9 16.0 (p)14.1        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

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

2016

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

2017

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

2018

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

2019

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

2020

4,028,469 4,080,804 3,976,657 3,731,117 3,656,225 3,977,653 4,024,668 3,988,505 (p)3,817,511        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

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

2016

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

2017

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

2018

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

2019

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

2020

3,885,643 3,942,221 3,815,688 3,184,194 2,994,194 3,167,367 3,216,836 3,340,946 (p)3,286,619        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

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

2016

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

2017

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

2018

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

2019

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

2020

142,826 138,583 160,969 546,923 662,031 810,286 807,832 647,559 (p)530,892        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

6.9 6.6 6.0 5.7 5.8 5.6 5.8 5.5 5.0 5.2 5.2 5.1 5.7

2016

5.6 5.5 5.4 4.9 4.7 5.2 5.6 5.6 5.4 5.3 4.7 4.5 5.2

2017

5.1 5.0 4.5 4.3 4.4 4.6 5.1 5.2 4.6 4.5 4.2 4.1 4.6

2018

4.7 4.7 4.4 3.9 3.7 4.3 4.4 4.4 3.9 4.1 3.9 4.1 4.2

2019

4.9 4.6 4.3 3.7 3.8 3.9 4.3 4.2 3.5 3.7 3.4 3.1 3.9

2020

3.5 3.4 4.0 14.7 18.1 20.4 20.1 16.2 (p)13.9        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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