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Schedule of Releases for the Metropolitan Area Employment and Unemployment (Monthly)

Reference Month Release Date Release Time
October 2023 Nov. 30, 2023 10:00 AM
November 2023 Jan. 04, 2024 10:00 AM
December 2023 Feb. 06, 2024 10:00 AM
January 2024 Mar. 13, 2024 10:00 AM
February 2024 Apr. 03, 2024 10:00 AM
March 2024 May. 01, 2024 10:00 AM
April 2024 May. 29, 2024 10:00 AM
May 2024 Jul. 03, 2024 10:00 AM
June 2024 Jul. 30, 2024 10:00 AM
July 2024 Aug. 28, 2024 10:00 AM
August 2024 Oct. 02, 2024 10:00 AM
September 2024 Oct. 30, 2024 10:00 AM
October 2024 Nov. 27, 2024 10:00 AM


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