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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

2013

4,045,886 4,045,599 4,047,400 4,052,849 4,060,929 4,070,290 4,078,252 4,081,804 4,081,018 4,079,036 4,078,203 4,078,585  

2014

4,080,570 4,083,624 4,086,615 4,088,313 4,088,604 4,088,525 4,089,108 4,091,325 4,094,623 4,097,501 4,099,323 4,101,133  

2015

4,102,656 4,103,202 4,103,094 4,101,681 4,097,794 4,091,095 4,083,676 4,077,619 4,074,208 4,074,608 4,078,186 4,082,040  

2016

4,083,880 4,082,937 4,079,641 4,076,666 4,076,588 4,079,683 4,084,913 4,091,011 4,096,603 4,100,450 4,102,813 4,105,250  

2017

4,277,572 4,285,301 4,293,803 4,301,819 4,308,587 4,313,385 4,314,900 4,312,352 4,306,645 4,299,268 4,291,736 4,285,758  

2018

4,272,594 4,271,328 4,271,935 4,271,853 4,268,705 4,262,878 4,256,544 4,252,479 4,251,429 4,253,352 4,257,637 4,262,800  

2019

4,267,363 4,269,825 4,269,425 4,266,912 4,264,013 4,261,786 4,260,487 4,260,193 4,262,622 4,268,073 4,274,975 4,280,022  

2020

4,280,567 4,276,190 4,269,813 3,720,286 3,937,341 4,061,283 4,084,589 4,047,232 4,067,842 4,045,350 4,059,855 4,065,914  

2021

4,070,174 4,075,152 4,076,465 4,088,882 4,086,988 4,116,222 4,106,555 4,111,508 4,091,212 4,093,748 4,093,657 4,110,209  

2022

4,113,670 4,104,375 4,095,338 4,099,568 4,100,927 4,099,680 4,089,665 4,074,030 4,086,901 4,097,792 4,105,656 4,112,579  

2023

4,125,364 4,138,484 4,148,381 4,156,557 4,171,150 4,184,884 4,186,203 4,180,172 4,167,577 4,156,395 4,147,891 (p)4,137,830  

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

2013

3,676,776 3,678,376 3,682,548 3,690,072 3,698,921 3,707,583 3,714,662 3,719,839 3,724,442 3,730,124 3,737,594 3,745,978  

2014

3,755,435 3,765,329 3,774,372 3,782,023 3,789,417 3,797,541 3,806,182 3,815,153 3,823,550 3,830,840 3,836,889 3,842,353  

2015

3,847,113 3,851,046 3,855,298 3,859,543 3,862,609 3,863,788 3,863,955 3,863,668 3,863,725 3,865,040 3,867,407 3,869,753  

2016

3,871,169 3,871,026 3,869,320 3,867,577 3,867,127 3,868,262 3,871,190 3,875,960 3,881,935 3,888,678 3,896,596 3,905,682  

2017

4,076,849 4,088,992 4,099,667 4,107,720 4,113,325 4,116,887 4,117,855 4,115,981 4,112,266 4,107,804 4,103,231 4,100,310  

2018

4,088,835 4,089,884 4,092,876 4,095,568 4,095,441 4,092,322 4,087,579 4,083,074 4,079,051 4,076,414 4,076,525 4,079,204  

2019

4,083,608 4,088,844 4,093,336 4,096,751 4,099,198 4,100,222 4,099,835 4,099,097 4,101,341 4,105,974 4,110,148 4,110,433  

2020

4,104,862 4,093,110 4,079,042 3,248,594 3,093,828 3,365,560 3,411,805 3,448,352 3,486,351 3,511,295 3,535,136 3,554,297  

2021

3,570,953 3,588,738 3,611,200 3,636,464 3,661,866 3,685,527 3,702,934 3,718,097 3,731,079 3,747,174 3,763,483 3,781,438  

2022

3,800,369 3,820,294 3,839,193 3,858,830 3,874,414 3,885,409 3,889,446 3,888,351 3,885,439 3,885,847 3,893,473 3,902,643  

2023

3,907,823 3,915,992 3,926,477 3,933,754 3,949,220 3,960,393 3,964,933 3,960,601 3,948,673 3,933,861 3,926,862 (p)3,914,658  

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

2013

369,110 367,223 364,852 362,777 362,008 362,707 363,590 361,965 356,576 348,912 340,609 332,607  

2014

325,135 318,295 312,243 306,290 299,187 290,984 282,926 276,172 271,073 266,661 262,434 258,780  

2015

255,543 252,156 247,796 242,138 235,185 227,307 219,721 213,951 210,483 209,568 210,779 212,287  

2016

212,711 211,911 210,321 209,089 209,461 211,421 213,723 215,051 214,668 211,772 206,217 199,568  

2017

200,723 196,309 194,136 194,099 195,262 196,498 197,045 196,371 194,379 191,464 188,505 185,448  

2018

183,759 181,444 179,059 176,285 173,264 170,556 168,965 169,405 172,378 176,938 181,112 183,596  

2019

183,755 180,981 176,089 170,161 164,815 161,564 160,652 161,096 161,281 162,099 164,827 169,589  

2020

175,705 183,080 190,771 471,692 843,513 695,723 672,784 598,880 581,491 534,055 524,719 511,617  

2021

499,221 486,414 465,265 452,418 425,122 430,695 403,621 393,411 360,133 346,574 330,174 328,771  

2022

313,301 284,081 256,145 240,738 226,513 214,271 200,219 185,679 201,462 211,945 212,183 209,936  

2023

217,541 222,492 221,904 222,803 221,930 224,491 221,270 219,571 218,904 222,534 221,029 (p)223,172  

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

2013

9.1 9.1 9.0 9.0 8.9 8.9 8.9 8.9 8.7 8.6 8.4 8.2  

2014

8.0 7.8 7.6 7.5 7.3 7.1 6.9 6.8 6.6 6.5 6.4 6.3  

2015

6.2 6.1 6.0 5.9 5.7 5.6 5.4 5.2 5.2 5.1 5.2 5.2  

2016

5.2 5.2 5.2 5.1 5.1 5.2 5.2 5.3 5.2 5.2 5.0 4.9  

2017

4.7 4.6 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.6 4.6 4.6 4.5 4.5 4.4 4.3  

2018

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

2019

4.3 4.2 4.1 4.0 3.9 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.9 4.0  

2020

4.1 4.3 4.5 12.7 21.4 17.1 16.5 14.8 14.3 13.2 12.9 12.6  

2021

12.3 11.9 11.4 11.1 10.4 10.5 9.8 9.6 8.8 8.5 8.1 8.0  

2022

7.6 6.9 6.3 5.9 5.5 5.2 4.9 4.6 4.9 5.2 5.2 5.1  

2023

5.3 5.4 5.3 5.4 5.3 5.4 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.4 5.3 (p)5.4  

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

2013

4,052,335 4,060,225 4,037,902 4,038,537 4,052,254 4,077,096 4,113,334 4,092,475 4,064,725 4,077,369 4,065,804 4,050,764 4,065,235

2014

4,078,202 4,111,823 4,113,307 4,060,289 4,075,161 4,102,543 4,112,690 4,094,263 4,066,890 4,108,693 4,086,151 4,082,915 4,091,078

2015

4,101,838 4,125,207 4,113,967 4,095,893 4,097,712 4,087,605 4,108,503 4,083,965 4,040,138 4,073,342 4,066,094 4,074,367 4,089,053

2016

4,075,349 4,114,599 4,114,382 4,064,296 4,048,212 4,072,837 4,107,522 4,099,613 4,089,711 4,097,777 4,083,100 4,083,277 4,087,556

2017

4,274,446 4,317,178 4,329,153 4,292,091 4,280,591 4,300,703 4,342,922 4,299,717 4,315,408 4,300,745 4,275,451 4,258,690 4,298,924

2018

4,268,675 4,314,218 4,296,528 4,263,492 4,240,020 4,272,100 4,271,649 4,246,840 4,227,069 4,268,433 4,240,258 4,261,564 4,264,237

2019

4,263,086 4,294,436 4,295,177 4,259,837 4,239,995 4,260,268 4,261,656 4,255,597 4,262,328 4,288,927 4,256,705 4,254,770 4,266,066

2020

4,284,614 4,322,118 4,295,476 3,707,014 3,883,338 4,048,998 4,091,546 4,079,151 4,050,538 4,079,074 4,059,251 4,041,568 4,078,557

2021

4,054,066 4,088,725 4,102,683 4,094,591 4,047,792 4,102,547 4,131,533 4,122,588 4,081,882 4,104,302 4,087,800 4,085,159 4,091,972

2022

4,116,127 4,128,094 4,119,649 4,072,173 4,076,313 4,082,472 4,113,936 4,109,763 4,069,726 4,100,446 4,095,236 4,113,259 4,099,766

2023

4,127,249 4,170,666 4,165,718 4,132,960 4,167,838 4,194,971 4,175,438 4,155,936 4,095,192 4,133,559 4,121,463 (p)4,080,873  

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

2013

3,652,488 3,679,300 3,684,429 3,704,940 3,699,475 3,705,238 3,735,102 3,722,167 3,711,697 3,716,759 3,734,515 3,741,320 3,707,286

2014

3,744,626 3,773,062 3,792,183 3,782,583 3,786,244 3,812,645 3,808,953 3,805,036 3,806,558 3,845,073 3,824,449 3,840,866 3,801,857

2015

3,828,551 3,859,582 3,873,617 3,869,280 3,866,447 3,859,628 3,874,026 3,861,434 3,839,840 3,865,906 3,857,925 3,871,957 3,860,683

2016

3,850,010 3,892,137 3,898,822 3,870,629 3,859,358 3,861,955 3,877,324 3,872,944 3,872,323 3,881,708 3,888,735 3,902,678 3,877,385

2017

4,059,668 4,105,105 4,138,623 4,112,994 4,095,668 4,108,299 4,129,607 4,088,548 4,120,726 4,113,556 4,101,028 4,086,986 4,105,067

2018

4,072,159 4,121,320 4,114,359 4,097,537 4,087,112 4,091,124 4,083,644 4,062,864 4,060,810 4,099,005 4,076,332 4,090,453 4,088,060

2019

4,060,036 4,104,420 4,120,663 4,105,921 4,077,638 4,095,333 4,082,061 4,079,727 4,108,585 4,123,498 4,104,412 4,114,073 4,098,031

2020

4,109,342 4,141,201 4,069,746 3,252,041 3,046,955 3,355,196 3,385,947 3,469,727 3,470,584 3,548,976 3,558,115 3,563,344 3,580,931

2021

3,538,962 3,586,043 3,637,489 3,644,521 3,634,232 3,661,443 3,701,852 3,712,627 3,730,193 3,769,123 3,777,505 3,782,405 3,681,366

2022

3,793,738 3,832,306 3,860,497 3,840,513 3,856,501 3,859,855 3,890,725 3,897,289 3,886,152 3,896,257 3,888,791 3,907,975 3,867,550

2023

3,899,188 3,937,856 3,949,894 3,914,889 3,955,337 3,948,435 3,943,794 3,921,648 3,884,124 3,898,736 3,926,385 (p)3,873,717  

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

2013

399,847 380,925 353,473 333,597 352,779 371,858 378,232 370,308 353,028 360,610 331,289 309,444 357,949

2014

333,576 338,761 321,124 277,706 288,917 289,898 303,737 289,227 260,332 263,620 261,702 242,049 289,221

2015

273,287 265,625 240,350 226,613 231,265 227,977 234,477 222,531 200,298 207,436 208,169 202,410 228,370

2016

225,339 222,462 215,560 193,667 188,854 210,882 230,198 226,669 217,388 216,069 194,365 180,599 210,171

2017

214,778 212,073 190,530 179,097 184,923 192,404 213,315 211,169 194,682 187,189 174,423 171,704 193,857

2018

196,516 192,898 182,169 165,955 152,908 180,976 188,005 183,976 166,259 169,428 163,926 171,111 176,177

2019

203,050 190,016 174,514 153,916 162,357 164,935 179,595 175,870 153,743 165,429 152,293 140,697 168,035

2020

175,272 180,917 225,730 454,973 836,383 693,802 705,599 609,424 579,954 530,098 501,136 478,224 497,626

2021

515,104 502,682 465,194 450,070 413,560 441,104 429,681 409,961 351,689 335,179 310,295 302,754 410,606

2022

322,389 295,788 259,152 231,660 219,812 222,617 223,211 212,474 183,574 204,189 206,445 205,284 232,216

2023

228,061 232,810 215,824 218,071 212,501 246,536 231,644 234,288 211,068 234,823 195,078 (p)207,156  

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

2013

9.9 9.4 8.8 8.3 8.7 9.1 9.2 9.0 8.7 8.8 8.1 7.6 8.8

2014

8.2 8.2 7.8 6.8 7.1 7.1 7.4 7.1 6.4 6.4 6.4 5.9 7.1

2015

6.7 6.4 5.8 5.5 5.6 5.6 5.7 5.4 5.0 5.1 5.1 5.0 5.6

2016

5.5 5.4 5.2 4.8 4.7 5.2 5.6 5.5 5.3 5.3 4.8 4.4 5.1

2017

5.0 4.9 4.4 4.2 4.3 4.5 4.9 4.9 4.5 4.4 4.1 4.0 4.5

2018

4.6 4.5 4.2 3.9 3.6 4.2 4.4 4.3 3.9 4.0 3.9 4.0 4.1

2019

4.8 4.4 4.1 3.6 3.8 3.9 4.2 4.1 3.6 3.9 3.6 3.3 3.9

2020

4.1 4.2 5.3 12.3 21.5 17.1 17.2 14.9 14.3 13.0 12.3 11.8 12.2

2021

12.7 12.3 11.3 11.0 10.2 10.8 10.4 9.9 8.6 8.2 7.6 7.4 10.0

2022

7.8 7.2 6.3 5.7 5.4 5.5 5.4 5.2 4.5 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.7

2023

5.5 5.6 5.2 5.3 5.1 5.9 5.5 5.6 5.2 5.7 4.7 (p)5.1  

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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