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New Bedford

Title BLS Subject Product Type Date Published
Northeast - Labor Force Statistics Employment, Unemployment Table Apr 2024
Northeast Consumer Price Index Card Consumer price indexes CPI Summary Sep 2014
Consumer Price Index Overview Table – Northeast Consumer price indexes Table Apr 2024
Average Energy Prices, Boston-Cambridge-Newton — February 2024 Average energy prices News Release Mar 2024
Consumer Price Index, Boston-Brockton-Nashua– 2012 Annual Average Consumer price indexes News Release Apr 2013
Consumer Price Index, Northeast Region – March 2024 Consumer price indexes News Release Apr 2024
Consumer Expenditures in the Boston Metropolitan Area — 2021–22 Consumer spending News Release Oct 2023
Women’s Earnings in Massachusetts — 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Mar 2021
Consumer Price Index, Boston-Cambridge-Newton — March 2024 Consumer price indexes News Release Apr 2024
Occupational Employment and Wages for Selected Nursing Occupations in Massachusetts’ Metropolitan Areas - May 2019 Employment, Pay News Release Jul 2020
New Bedford, MA Economy at a Glance:
New Bedford, MA
Data Series Back
Data
Sept
2023
Oct
2023
Nov
2023
Dec
2023
Jan
2024
Feb
2024

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

82.8 82.9 83.4 (p)83.9 84.9 (p)84.6

Employment(1)

80.0 80.1 80.2 (p)79.9 80.5 (p)80.1

Unemployment(1)

2.8 2.8 3.1 (p)4.0 4.4 (p)4.6

Unemployment Rate(2)

3.4 3.4 3.8 (p)4.7 5.2 (p)5.4

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(3)

66.1 66.4 66.2 66.6 65.2 (p)65.3

12-month % change

-0.5 0.0 -0.3 0.6 0.0 (p)0.3

Mining, Logging, and Construction(3)

2.7 2.7 2.7 2.6 2.5 (p)2.4

12-month % change

0.0 0.0 0.0 -3.7 -3.8 (p)-4.0

Manufacturing(3)

6.9 6.9 6.9 6.9 6.8 (p)6.8

12-month % change

-2.8 -4.2 -2.8 -2.8 -2.9 (p)-2.9

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(3)

11.6 11.9 12.1 12.3 11.9 (p)11.8

12-month % change

1.8 3.5 3.4 4.2 3.5 (p)3.5

Information(3)

0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 (p)0.3

12-month % change

-25.0 -25.0 -25.0 -25.0 -25.0 (p)-25.0

Financial Activities(3)

1.5 1.5 1.6 1.6 1.5 (p)1.5

12-month % change

-6.3 0.0 6.7 6.7 0.0 (p)0.0

Professional and Business Services(3)

6.8 6.8 6.7 6.8 6.7 (p)6.7

12-month % change

-6.8 -6.8 -5.6 -2.9 -1.5 (p)-1.5

Education and Health Services(3)

15.7 15.9 15.9 16.0 16.0 (p)16.1

12-month % change

0.0 0.6 0.6 1.3 0.6 (p)1.9

Leisure and Hospitality(3)

7.3 7.1 6.8 6.7 6.5 (p)6.5

12-month % change

1.4 0.0 -1.4 -2.9 -3.0 (p)-3.0

Other Services(3)

2.6 2.7 2.6 2.7 2.6 (p)2.6

12-month % change

4.0 8.0 4.0 8.0 4.0 (p)4.0

Government(3)

10.7 10.6 10.6 10.7 10.4 (p)10.6

12-month % change

1.9 1.9 -0.9 1.9 1.0 (p)1.0

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