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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

2012

3,997,850 4,000,423 4,004,593 4,009,178 4,014,061 4,018,648 4,022,788 4,027,658 4,034,092 4,040,062 4,044,055 4,045,919  

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

4,282,997 4,283,849 4,287,029 4,289,716 4,289,203 4,285,456 4,280,207 4,276,268 4,274,669 4,275,715 4,279,281 4,284,473  

2019

4,290,100 4,294,766 4,297,720 4,299,341 4,300,409 4,300,994 4,300,652 4,299,406 4,299,443 4,302,296 4,306,839 4,309,524  

2020

4,307,626 4,300,463 4,290,980 3,961,512 4,025,419 4,127,513 4,130,097 4,060,826 4,055,567 3,998,811 3,992,394 3,976,787  

2021

3,959,442 3,940,178 4,140,646 4,136,045 4,106,723 4,122,657 4,082,079 4,067,002 4,022,216 4,003,121 3,983,733 3,980,690  

2022

4,002,747 3,977,372 3,965,143 3,972,531 3,989,091 4,000,608 4,002,364 4,026,524 (p)3,981,840        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

2012

3,617,028 3,618,134 3,620,502 3,623,612 3,628,211 3,634,283 3,641,679 3,650,267 3,659,522 3,667,327 3,672,533 3,675,466  

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

4,100,296 4,103,230 4,108,248 4,112,970 4,114,747 4,113,274 4,109,742 4,106,062 4,102,658 4,100,548 4,101,176 4,104,689  

2019

4,110,358 4,117,264 4,123,922 4,129,897 4,134,888 4,137,999 4,138,873 4,138,550 4,140,382 4,144,736 4,149,342 4,151,001  

2020

4,148,109 4,140,589 4,132,077 3,396,185 3,179,215 3,411,087 3,431,258 3,442,215 3,457,016 3,458,213 3,460,548 3,458,557  

2021

3,453,719 3,449,550 3,674,893 3,678,974 3,683,653 3,687,943 3,688,426 3,688,185 3,686,026 3,686,277 3,686,015 3,685,842  

2022

3,700,330 3,702,795 3,710,193 3,720,096 3,743,808 3,754,399 3,761,780 3,760,461 (p)3,758,847        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

2012

380,822 382,289 384,091 385,566 385,850 384,365 381,109 377,391 374,570 372,735 371,522 370,453  

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

182,701 180,619 178,781 176,746 174,456 172,182 170,465 170,206 172,011 175,167 178,105 179,784  

2019

179,742 177,502 173,798 169,444 165,521 162,995 161,779 160,856 159,061 157,560 157,497 158,523  

2020

159,517 159,874 158,903 565,327 846,204 716,426 698,839 618,611 598,551 540,598 531,846 518,230  

2021

505,723 490,628 465,753 457,071 423,070 434,714 393,653 378,817 336,190 316,844 297,718 294,848  

2022

302,417 274,577 254,950 252,435 245,283 246,209 240,584 266,063 (p)222,993        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

2012

9.5 9.6 9.6 9.6 9.6 9.6 9.5 9.4 9.3 9.2 9.2 9.2  

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 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.2  

2019

4.2 4.1 4.0 3.9 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.7  

2020

3.7 3.7 3.7 14.3 21.0 17.4 16.9 15.2 14.8 13.5 13.3 13.0  

2021

12.8 12.5 11.2 11.1 10.3 10.5 9.6 9.3 8.4 7.9 7.5 7.4  

2022

7.6 6.9 6.4 6.4 6.1 6.2 6.0 6.6 (p)5.6        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

2012

3,979,300 4,018,696 4,020,958 3,987,795 4,004,064 4,025,481 4,056,621 4,028,346 4,018,492 4,047,864 4,018,436 4,046,401 4,021,038

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

4,283,138 4,331,928 4,311,863 4,276,370 4,253,956 4,288,207 4,296,546 4,271,021 4,247,941 4,290,105 4,264,979 4,289,299 4,283,779

2019

4,293,601 4,327,378 4,323,766 4,285,785 4,265,374 4,290,830 4,303,339 4,295,447 4,293,482 4,321,500 4,292,278 4,293,612 4,298,866

2020

4,322,755 4,362,866 4,323,640 3,930,009 3,955,361 4,110,222 4,129,943 4,089,286 4,032,927 4,038,187 3,996,666 3,964,116 4,104,665

2021

3,955,248 3,973,098 4,161,200 4,131,468 4,063,769 4,098,425 4,094,350 4,065,240 4,010,979 4,014,294 3,984,173 3,971,798 4,043,671

2022

4,007,470 4,000,729 3,987,026 3,945,506 3,977,757 3,973,274 4,010,239 4,022,199 (p)3,959,960        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

2012

3,584,357 3,617,315 3,635,475 3,632,030 3,630,941 3,635,612 3,651,052 3,640,594 3,658,157 3,674,284 3,661,878 3,683,956 3,642,138

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

4,085,001 4,136,547 4,128,898 4,111,545 4,100,187 4,108,560 4,111,979 4,091,137 4,082,707 4,121,435 4,100,333 4,118,672 4,108,083

2019

4,090,063 4,137,314 4,149,478 4,133,791 4,106,286 4,127,713 4,128,482 4,125,355 4,142,804 4,161,479 4,143,417 4,158,271 4,133,704

2020

4,155,584 4,195,076 4,129,131 3,384,475 3,122,922 3,401,106 3,409,157 3,463,933 3,438,880 3,496,675 3,480,823 3,471,464 3,595,769

2021

3,429,925 3,463,767 3,692,059 3,679,670 3,651,035 3,664,555 3,682,791 3,679,893 3,681,436 3,706,580 3,704,704 3,707,265 3,645,307

2022

3,715,222 3,738,216 3,744,481 3,718,439 3,752,215 3,734,617 3,748,595 3,749,292 (p)3,754,919        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

2012

394,943 401,381 385,483 355,765 373,123 389,869 405,569 387,752 360,335 373,580 356,558 362,445 378,900

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

198,137 195,381 182,965 164,825 153,769 179,647 184,567 179,884 165,234 168,670 164,646 170,627 175,696

2019

203,538 190,064 174,288 151,994 159,088 163,117 174,857 170,092 150,678 160,021 148,861 135,341 165,162

2020

167,171 167,790 194,509 545,534 832,439 709,116 720,786 625,353 594,047 541,512 515,843 492,652 508,896

2021

525,323 509,331 469,141 451,798 412,734 433,870 411,559 385,347 329,543 307,714 279,469 264,533 398,364

2022

292,248 262,513 242,545 227,067 225,542 238,657 261,644 272,907 (p)205,041        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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

2012

9.9 10.0 9.6 8.9 9.3 9.7 10.0 9.6 9.0 9.2 8.9 9.0 9.4

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 4.3 4.2 3.9 3.9 3.9 4.0 4.1

2019

4.7 4.4 4.0 3.5 3.7 3.8 4.1 4.0 3.5 3.7 3.5 3.2 3.8

2020

3.9 3.8 4.5 13.9 21.0 17.3 17.5 15.3 14.7 13.4 12.9 12.4 12.4

2021

13.3 12.8 11.3 10.9 10.2 10.6 10.1 9.5 8.2 7.7 7.0 6.7 9.9

2022

7.3 6.6 6.1 5.8 5.7 6.0 6.5 6.8 (p)5.2        

Footnotes
(p) Preliminary

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