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Labor Force Estimates - Lower Shore WIA

 

2014 | 2013 | 2012

 
Lower Shore WIA 2014
 
Month Labor Force Employment Unemployment Rate
 
January 86,619 77,128 9,491 11.0
February 86,047 77,109 8,938 10.4
March 86,820 78,552 8,268 9.5
April 88,100 80,851 7,249 8.2
May 91,760 84,830 6,930 7.6
June 95,837 88,565 7,272 7.6
July 97,509 90,051 7,458 7.6
August* 95,317 88,063 7,254 7.6
September 92,037 85,847 6,190 6.7
Average 91,116 83,444 7,672 8.4
 
*revised

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Lower Shore WIA 2013
 
Month Labor Force Employment Unemployment Rate
   
January 88,386 77,306 11,080 12.5
February 88,489 77,996 10,493 11.9
March 88,968 79,502 9,466 10.6
April 89,752 81,376 8,376 9.3
May 93,410 85,442 7,968 8.5
June 97,208 88,887 8,321 8.6
July 99,253 91,438 7,815 7.9
August 97,245 89,903 7,342 7.6
September 93,804 86,703 7,101 7.6
October 90,822 83,344 7,478 8.2
November 89,493 80,875 8,618 9.6
December 89,135 80,547 8,588 9.6
Average 92,163 83,610 8,553 9.3
 
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Lower Shore WIA 2012
 
Month Labor Force Employment Unemployment Rate
   
January 87,770 76,906 10,864 12.4
February 89,035 78,237 10,798 12.1
March 89,621 79,768 9,853 11.0
April 90,196 81,561 8,635 9.6
May 93,631 85,197 8,434 9.0
June 98,276 89,534 8,742 8.9
July 100,624 91,983 8,641 8.6
August 97,907 89,692 8,215 8.4
September 94,924 87,057 7,867 8.3
October 91,833 83,501 8,332 9.1
November 89,873 80,512 9,361 10.4
December 90,125 79,978 10,147 11.3
Average 92,819 83,661 9,158 9.9
 
NOTE: These data are not seasonally adjusted. They are estimates relating to the week of the 12th of each month. The count is of persons by place of residence.

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