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RHODE ISLAND Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 551,949 553,441 551,741 550,675 551,828 558,856 562,798 560,074 556,243 556,208 558,933 556,929 555,807
EMPLOYMENT 522,841 525,576 526,276 529,665 531,749 538,297 539,335 537,661 536,316 537,026 537,366 535,941 533,171
UNEMPLOYMENT 29,108 27,865 25,465 21,010 20,079 20,559 23,463 22,413 19,927 19,182 21,567 20,988 22,636
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.3 5.0 4.6 3.8 3.6 3.7 4.2 4.0 3.6 3.4 3.9 3.8 4.1
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED RATE 4.4 4.3 4.2 4.1 4.0 4.0 3.9 3.9 3.9 4.0 4.0 4.0 ---
PROVIDENCE-WARWICK, RI-MA NECTA
Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 684,376 687,459 686,273 684,947 686,530 694,295 697,620 694,236 690,039 691,368 694,124 692,203 690,290
EMPLOYMENT 647,868 652,283 654,111 658,415 661,201 667,893 668,347 666,665 665,404 667,952 668,654 667,013 662,151
UNEMPLOYMENT 36,508 35,176 32,162 26,532 25,329 26,402 29,273 27,571 24,635 23,416 25,470 25,190 28,139
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.3 5.1 4.7 3.9 3.7 3.8 4.2 4.0 3.6 3.4 3.7 3.6 4.1
PROVIDENCE-WARWICK, RI-MA NECTA, RI PORTION
Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 535,369 536,941 535,358 534,362 535,361 541,658 545,115 542,529 539,396 539,782 542,445 540,374 539,058
EMPLOYMENT 507,349 510,111 510,838 514,099 515,939 521,707 522,325 520,756 520,028 521,141 521,541 520,120 517,163
UNEMPLOYMENT 28,020 26,830 24,520 20,263 19,422 19,951 22,790 21,773 19,368 18,641 20,904 20,254 21,895
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.2 5.0 4.6 3.8 3.6 3.7 4.2 4.0 3.6 3.5 3.9 3.7 4.1
PROVIDENCE-WARWICK, RI-MA NECTA, MA PORTION
Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 149,007 150,518 150,915 150,585 151,169 152,637 152,505 151,707 150,643 151,586 151,679 151,829 151,232
EMPLOYMENT 140,519 142,172 143,273 144,316 145,262 146,186 146,022 145,909 145,376 146,811 147,113 146,893 144,988
UNEMPLOYMENT 8,488 8,346 7,642 6,269 5,907 6,451 6,483 5,798 5,267 4,775 4,566 4,936 6,244
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.7 5.5 5.1 4.2 3.9 4.2 4.3 3.8 3.5 3.2 3.0 3.3 4.1
NORWICH-NEW LONDON-WESTERLY, CT-RI NECTA, RI PORTION
Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 16,059 15,994 15,890 15,775 15,783 16,092 16,286 16,152 15,841 15,729 15,907 15,957 15,955
EMPLOYMENT 15,092 15,076 15,064 15,125 15,203 15,534 15,658 15,549 15,316 15,229 15,323 15,325 15,291
UNEMPLOYMENT 967 918 826 650 580 558 628 603 525 500 584 632 664
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 6.0 5.7 5.2 4.1 3.7 3.5 3.9 3.7 3.3 3.2 3.7 4.0 4.2
BARRINGTON  Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 8,281 8,322 8,296 8,308 8,342 8,448 8,480 8,448 8,449 8,445 8,472 8,426 8,394
EMPLOYMENT 7,999 8,043 8,054 8,105 8,134 8,225 8,235 8,210 8,199 8,216 8,223 8,200 8,154
UNEMPLOYMENT 282 279 242 203 208 223 245 238 250 229 249 226 240
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 3.4 3.4 2.9 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.9 2.8 3.0 2.7 2.9 2.7 2.9
BRISTOL  Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 12,007 12,029 12,002 11,946 11,968 12,104 12,195 12,098 12,033 12,041 12,114 12,040 12,048
EMPLOYMENT 11,385 11,447 11,463 11,537 11,578 11,707 11,721 11,686 11,670 11,695 11,704 11,672 11,605
UNEMPLOYMENT 622 582 539 409 390 397 474 412 363 346 410 368 443
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.2 4.8 4.5 3.4 3.3 3.3 3.9 3.4 3.0 2.9 3.4 3.1 3.7
BURRILLVILLE  Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 9,139 9,152 9,134 9,090 9,093 9,187 9,293 9,262 9,173 9,170 9,210 9,209 9,176
EMPLOYMENT 8,655 8,702 8,714 8,770 8,801 8,899 8,910 8,883 8,871 8,890 8,897 8,872 8,822
UNEMPLOYMENT 484 450 420 320 292 288 383 379 302 280 313 337 354
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.3 4.9 4.6 3.5 3.2 3.1 4.1 4.1 3.3 3.1 3.4 3.7 3.9
CENTRAL FALLS Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 8,446 8,457 8,458 8,423 8,436 8,521 8,592 8,526 8,485 8,520 8,549 8,508 8,494
EMPLOYMENT 7,924 7,968 7,979 8,030 8,059 8,149 8,158 8,134 8,123 8,140 8,146 8,124 8,078
UNEMPLOYMENT 522 489 479 393 377 372 434 392 362 380 403 384 416
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 6.2 5.8 5.7 4.7 4.5 4.4 5.1 4.6 4.3 4.5 4.7 4.5 4.9
CHARLESTOWN  Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 4,118 4,124 4,086 4,045 4,042 4,085 4,135 4,133 4,076 4,076 4,099 4,123 4,096
EMPLOYMENT 3,849 3,870 3,876 3,900 3,914 3,958 3,963 3,951 3,945 3,954 3,957 3,946 3,924
UNEMPLOYMENT 269 254 210 145 128 127 172 182 131 122 142 177 172
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 6.5 6.2 5.1 3.6 3.2 3.1 4.2 4.4 3.2 3.0 3.5 4.3 4.2
COVENTRY  Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 18,721 18,737 18,647 18,578 18,579 18,811 18,968 18,941 18,752 18,756 18,838 18,824 18,763
EMPLOYMENT 17,699 17,795 17,820 17,934 17,998 18,199 18,221 18,166 18,141 18,180 18,194 18,144 18,041
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,022 942 827 644 581 612 747 775 611 576 644 680 722
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.5 5.0 4.4 3.5 3.1 3.3 3.9 4.1 3.3 3.1 3.4 3.6 3.8
CRANSTON  Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 40,978 41,119 41,052 41,048 41,192 41,665 41,865 41,671 41,506 41,586 41,769 41,573 41,418
EMPLOYMENT 39,010 39,222 39,278 39,529 39,670 40,114 40,161 40,041 39,985 40,070 40,101 39,992 39,764
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,968 1,897 1,774 1,519 1,522 1,551 1,704 1,630 1,521 1,516 1,668 1,581 1,654
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 4.8 4.6 4.3 3.7 3.7 3.7 4.1 3.9 3.7 3.6 4.0 3.8 4.0
CUMBERLAND  Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 19,638 19,692 19,623 19,595 19,622 19,852 19,990 19,909 19,788 19,825 19,906 19,843 19,773
EMPLOYMENT 18,723 18,825 18,852 18,972 19,040 19,253 19,276 19,218 19,191 19,232 19,247 19,195 19,085
UNEMPLOYMENT 915 867 771 623 582 599 714 691 597 593 659 648 688
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 4.7 4.4 3.9 3.2 3.0 3.0 3.6 3.5 3.0 3.0 3.3 3.3 3.5
EAST GREENWICH  Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 6,771 6,802 6,776 6,787 6,795 6,882 6,931 6,899 6,861 6,852 6,895 6,858 6,842
EMPLOYMENT 6,477 6,512 6,521 6,563 6,586 6,660 6,668 6,648 6,639 6,653 6,658 6,640 6,602
UNEMPLOYMENT 294 290 255 224 209 222 263 251 222 199 237 218 240
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 4.3 4.3 3.8 3.3 3.1 3.2 3.8 3.6 3.2 2.9 3.4 3.2 3.5
EAST PROVIDENCE  Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 24,240 24,297 24,246 24,173 24,198 24,470 24,654 24,499 24,333 24,391 24,536 24,508 24,379
EMPLOYMENT 22,876 23,001 23,034 23,181 23,264 23,524 23,552 23,481 23,448 23,498 23,516 23,452 23,319
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,364 1,296 1,212 992 934 946 1,102 1,018 885 893 1,020 1,056 1,060
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.6 5.3 5.0 4.1 3.9 3.9 4.5 4.2 3.6 3.7 4.2 4.3 4.3
EXETER  Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 3,886 3,891 3,866 3,858 3,861 3,907 3,937 3,916 3,889 3,890 3,922 3,907 3,894
EMPLOYMENT 3,676 3,696 3,701 3,725 3,738 3,780 3,784 3,773 3,768 3,776 3,779 3,768 3,747
UNEMPLOYMENT 210 195 165 133 123 127 153 143 121 114 143 139 147
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.4 5.0 4.3 3.4 3.2 3.3 3.9 3.7 3.1 2.9 3.6 3.6 3.8
FOSTER  Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 2,875 2,874 2,865 2,845 2,837 2,865 2,888 2,880 2,856 2,851 2,872 2,872 2,865
EMPLOYMENT 2,703 2,718 2,722 2,739 2,749 2,779 2,783 2,774 2,771 2,776 2,779 2,771 2,755
UNEMPLOYMENT 172 156 143 106 88 86 105 106 85 75 93 101 110
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 6.0 5.4 5.0 3.7 3.1 3.0 3.6 3.7 3.0 2.6 3.2 3.5 3.8
GLOCESTER Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 6,044 6,071 6,047 6,038 6,048 6,122 6,145 6,134 6,092 6,088 6,110 6,105 6,087
EMPLOYMENT 5,773 5,805 5,813 5,850 5,871 5,937 5,944 5,926 5,917 5,930 5,935 5,918 5,885
UNEMPLOYMENT 271 266 234 188 177 185 201 208 175 158 175 187 202
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 4.5 4.4 3.9 3.1 2.9 3.0 3.3 3.4 2.9 2.6 2.9 3.1 3.3
HOPKINTON Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 4,738 4,725 4,698 4,655 4,667 4,763 4,851 4,816 4,691 4,655 4,715 4,719 4,724
EMPLOYMENT 4,489 4,484 4,480 4,499 4,522 4,620 4,657 4,625 4,555 4,530 4,558 4,558 4,548
UNEMPLOYMENT 249 241 218 156 145 143 194 191 136 125 157 161 176
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.3 5.1 4.6 3.4 3.1 3.0 4.0 4.0 2.9 2.7 3.3 3.4 3.7
JAMESTOWN Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 3,209 3,237 3,227 3,221 3,236 3,267 3,285 3,267 3,257 3,269 3,295 3,284 3,255
EMPLOYMENT 3,106 3,123 3,127 3,147 3,158 3,194 3,197 3,188 3,183 3,190 3,193 3,184 3,166
UNEMPLOYMENT 103 114 100 74 78 73 88 79 74 79 102 100 89
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 3.2 3.5 3.1 2.3 2.4 2.2 2.7 2.4 2.3 2.4 3.1 3.0 2.7
JOHNSTON Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 15,672 15,679 15,635 15,618 15,629 15,775 15,884 15,819 15,749 15,735 15,797 15,752 15,728
EMPLOYMENT 14,777 14,858 14,879 14,974 15,028 15,196 15,214 15,168 15,147 15,179 15,191 15,149 15,063
UNEMPLOYMENT 895 821 756 644 601 579 670 651 602 556 606 603 665
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.7 5.2 4.8 4.1 3.8 3.7 4.2 4.1 3.8 3.5 3.8 3.8 4.2
LINCOLN Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 12,357 12,398 12,368 12,378 12,413 12,555 12,657 12,617 12,514 12,513 12,538 12,499 12,484
EMPLOYMENT 11,810 11,875 11,891 11,967 12,010 12,145 12,159 12,122 12,105 12,131 12,141 12,108 12,039
UNEMPLOYMENT 547 523 477 411 403 410 498 495 409 382 397 391 445
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 4.4 4.2 3.9 3.3 3.2 3.3 3.9 3.9 3.3 3.1 3.2 3.1 3.6
LITTLE COMPTON Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 1,886 1,895 1,883 1,872 1,874 1,898 1,904 1,896 1,894 1,901 1,897 1,909 1,892
EMPLOYMENT 1,796 1,805 1,808 1,819 1,826 1,846 1,849 1,843 1,840 1,844 1,846 1,841 1,830
UNEMPLOYMENT 90 90 75 53 48 52 55 53 54 57 51 68 62
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 4.8 4.7 4.0 2.8 2.6 2.7 2.9 2.8 2.9 3.0 2.7 3.6 3.3
MIDDLETOWN Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 7,965 7,973 7,930 7,905 7,888 7,982 7,998 7,951 7,938 7,960 8,029 8,047 7,964
EMPLOYMENT 7,534 7,575 7,586 7,634 7,662 7,747 7,756 7,733 7,722 7,739 7,745 7,724 7,680
UNEMPLOYMENT 431 398 344 271 226 235 242 218 216 221 284 323 284
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.4 5.0 4.3 3.4 2.9 2.9 3.0 2.7 2.7 2.8 3.5 4.0 3.6
NARRAGANSETT Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 8,897 8,944 8,911 8,922 8,948 9,034 9,046 8,999 9,018 9,031 9,059 9,055 8,989
EMPLOYMENT 8,578 8,625 8,637 8,692 8,723 8,821 8,831 8,805 8,792 8,811 8,818 8,794 8,744
UNEMPLOYMENT 319 319 274 230 225 213 215 194 226 220 241 261 245
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 3.6 3.6 3.1 2.6 2.5 2.4 2.4 2.2 2.5 2.4 2.7 2.9 2.7
NEW SHOREHAM Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 523 506 492 539 684 1,106 1,397 1,394 1,006 697 581 598 794
EMPLOYMENT 401 389 374 441 607 1,056 1,352 1,356 971 656 502 496 717
UNEMPLOYMENT 122 117 118 98 77 50 45 38 35 41 79 102 77
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 23.3 23.1 24.0 18.2 11.3 4.5 3.2 2.7 3.5 5.9 13.6 17.1 9.7
NEWPORT Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 13,908 13,954 13,866 13,796 13,771 13,918 13,958 13,888 13,843 13,850 13,998 13,973 13,894
EMPLOYMENT 13,167 13,239 13,258 13,343 13,390 13,540 13,556 13,515 13,496 13,525 13,536 13,499 13,422
UNEMPLOYMENT 741 715 608 453 381 378 402 373 347 325 462 474 472
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.3 5.1 4.4 3.3 2.8 2.7 2.9 2.7 2.5 2.3 3.3 3.4 3.4
NORTH KINGSTOWN Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 14,437 14,505 14,470 14,448 14,497 14,650 14,680 14,626 14,609 14,626 14,688 14,638 14,573
EMPLOYMENT 13,833 13,909 13,928 14,017 14,067 14,225 14,242 14,199 14,179 14,209 14,220 14,181 14,101
UNEMPLOYMENT 604 596 542 431 430 425 438 427 430 417 468 457 472
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 4.2 4.1 3.7 3.0 3.0 2.9 3.0 2.9 2.9 2.9 3.2 3.1 3.2
NORTH PROVIDENCE Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 17,890 17,934 17,859 17,899 17,944 18,169 18,264 18,145 18,056 18,032 18,099 18,069 18,030
EMPLOYMENT 16,983 17,075 17,100 17,209 17,270 17,463 17,484 17,432 17,407 17,445 17,458 17,410 17,311
UNEMPLOYMENT 907 859 759 690 674 706 780 713 649 587 641 659 719
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.1 4.8 4.2 3.9 3.8 3.9 4.3 3.9 3.6 3.3 3.5 3.6 4.0
NORTH SMITHFIELD Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 6,849 6,872 6,859 6,866 6,881 6,965 6,981 6,957 6,932 6,928 6,952 6,906 6,913
EMPLOYMENT 6,550 6,586 6,595 6,637 6,661 6,735 6,743 6,723 6,714 6,728 6,733 6,715 6,677
UNEMPLOYMENT 299 286 264 229 220 230 238 234 218 200 219 191 236
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 4.4 4.2 3.8 3.3 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.4 3.1 2.9 3.2 2.8 3.4
PAWTUCKET Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 36,243 36,307 36,191 36,151 36,253 36,675 36,937 36,741 36,540 36,617 36,780 36,608 36,504
EMPLOYMENT 34,161 34,347 34,396 34,616 34,740 35,128 35,170 35,064 35,015 35,090 35,117 35,021 34,822
UNEMPLOYMENT 2,082 1,960 1,795 1,535 1,513 1,547 1,767 1,677 1,525 1,527 1,663 1,587 1,682
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.7 5.4 5.0 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.8 4.6 4.2 4.2 4.5 4.3 4.6
PORTSMOUTH Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 8,897 8,922 8,869 8,837 8,821 8,907 8,940 8,941 8,887 8,891 8,961 8,952 8,902
EMPLOYMENT 8,412 8,458 8,470 8,524 8,554 8,650 8,660 8,634 8,622 8,641 8,647 8,624 8,575
UNEMPLOYMENT 485 464 399 313 267 257 280 307 265 250 314 328 327
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.5 5.2 4.5 3.5 3.0 2.9 3.1 3.4 3.0 2.8 3.5 3.7 3.7
PROVIDENCE Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 86,261 86,602 86,479 86,150 86,392 87,622 88,252 87,667 87,075 87,069 87,587 86,926 87,007
EMPLOYMENT 81,027 81,469 81,585 82,105 82,399 83,320 83,419 83,169 83,052 83,230 83,294 83,067 82,595
UNEMPLOYMENT 5,234 5,133 4,894 4,045 3,993 4,302 4,833 4,498 4,023 3,839 4,293 3,859 4,412
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 6.1 5.9 5.7 4.7 4.6 4.9 5.5 5.1 4.6 4.4 4.9 4.4 5.1
RICHMOND Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 4,209 4,224 4,209 4,190 4,211 4,264 4,295 4,288 4,250 4,250 4,271 4,261 4,243
EMPLOYMENT 4,052 4,074 4,080 4,106 4,121 4,167 4,172 4,159 4,153 4,162 4,165 4,154 4,130
UNEMPLOYMENT 157 150 129 84 90 97 123 129 97 88 106 107 113
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 3.7 3.6 3.1 2.0 2.1 2.3 2.9 3.0 2.3 2.1 2.5 2.5 2.7
SCITUATE Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 6,153 6,177 6,147 6,149 6,150 6,228 6,259 6,242 6,193 6,211 6,241 6,210 6,196
EMPLOYMENT 5,839 5,871 5,880 5,917 5,938 6,005 6,012 5,994 5,985 5,998 6,003 5,986 5,952
UNEMPLOYMENT 314 306 267 232 212 223 247 248 208 213 238 224 244
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.1 5.0 4.3 3.8 3.4 3.6 3.9 4.0 3.4 3.4 3.8 3.6 3.9
SMITHFIELD Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 11,332 11,349 11,334 11,284 11,326 11,478 11,556 11,506 11,417 11,418 11,470 11,394 11,405
EMPLOYMENT 10,785 10,843 10,859 10,928 10,967 11,090 11,103 11,070 11,054 11,078 11,086 11,056 10,993
UNEMPLOYMENT 547 506 475 356 359 388 453 436 363 340 384 338 412
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 4.8 4.5 4.2 3.2 3.2 3.4 3.9 3.8 3.2 3.0 3.3 3.0 3.6
SOUTH KINGSTOWN Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 16,301 16,416 16,385 16,265 16,338 16,563 16,726 16,625 16,454 16,437 16,599 16,424 16,461
EMPLOYMENT 15,574 15,659 15,681 15,781 15,837 16,014 16,033 15,985 15,963 15,997 16,009 15,966 15,875
UNEMPLOYMENT 727 757 704 484 501 549 693 640 491 440 590 458 586
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 4.5 4.6 4.3 3.0 3.1 3.3 4.1 3.8 3.0 2.7 3.6 2.8 3.6
TIVERTON Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 8,752 8,746 8,686 8,682 8,670 8,780 8,843 8,820 8,741 8,729 8,776 8,776 8,750
EMPLOYMENT 8,241 8,285 8,297 8,350 8,380 8,474 8,484 8,458 8,447 8,465 8,471 8,448 8,400
UNEMPLOYMENT 511 461 389 332 290 306 359 362 294 264 305 328 350
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.8 5.3 4.5 3.8 3.3 3.5 4.1 4.1 3.4 3.0 3.5 3.7 4.0
WARREN Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 5,644 5,632 5,618 5,592 5,593 5,658 5,687 5,653 5,632 5,651 5,666 5,662 5,641
EMPLOYMENT 5,318 5,347 5,355 5,389 5,408 5,469 5,475 5,459 5,451 5,463 5,467 5,452 5,421
UNEMPLOYMENT 326 285 263 203 185 189 212 194 181 188 199 210 220
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.8 5.1 4.7 3.6 3.3 3.3 3.7 3.4 3.2 3.3 3.5 3.7 3.9
WARWICK Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 45,160 45,344 45,187 45,256 45,371 45,854 46,098 45,914 45,710 45,800 45,915 45,750 45,614
EMPLOYMENT 43,189 43,424 43,486 43,764 43,920 44,411 44,464 44,331 44,269 44,363 44,397 44,276 44,025
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,971 1,920 1,701 1,492 1,451 1,443 1,634 1,583 1,441 1,437 1,518 1,474 1,589
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 4.4 4.2 3.8 3.3 3.2 3.1 3.5 3.4 3.2 3.1 3.3 3.2 3.5
WEST GREENWICH Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 3,230 3,248 3,235 3,229 3,229 3,262 3,298 3,291 3,258 3,250 3,276 3,252 3,255
EMPLOYMENT 3,072 3,089 3,093 3,113 3,124 3,159 3,163 3,153 3,149 3,156 3,158 3,149 3,132
UNEMPLOYMENT 158 159 142 116 105 103 135 138 109 94 118 103 123
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 4.9 4.9 4.4 3.6 3.3 3.2 4.1 4.2 3.3 2.9 3.6 3.2 3.8
WEST WARWICK Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 15,975 15,972 15,920 15,890 15,864 16,039 16,147 16,071 15,988 16,006 16,095 16,069 16,003
EMPLOYMENT 15,040 15,122 15,144 15,241 15,295 15,466 15,484 15,438 15,416 15,449 15,461 15,419 15,331
UNEMPLOYMENT 935 850 776 649 569 573 663 633 572 557 634 650 672
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.9 5.3 4.9 4.1 3.6 3.6 4.1 3.9 3.6 3.5 3.9 4.0 4.2
WESTERLY Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 11,321 11,269 11,192 11,120 11,116 11,329 11,435 11,336 11,150 11,074 11,192 11,238 11,231
EMPLOYMENT 10,603 10,592 10,584 10,626 10,681 10,914 11,001 10,924 10,761 10,699 10,765 10,767 10,743
UNEMPLOYMENT 718 677 608 494 435 415 434 412 389 375 427 471 488
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 6.3 6.0 5.4 4.4 3.9 3.7 3.8 3.6 3.5 3.4 3.8 4.2 4.3
WOONSOCKET Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 18,997 19,048 18,992 19,026 19,044 19,196 19,348 19,288 19,145 19,119 19,168 19,161 19,128
EMPLOYMENT 17,755 17,851 17,877 17,991 18,055 18,257 18,279 18,224 18,198 18,237 18,251 18,202 18,098
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,242 1,197 1,115 1,035 989 939 1,069 1,064 947 882 917 959 1,030
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 6.5 6.3 5.9 5.4 5.2 4.9 5.5 5.5 4.9 4.6 4.8 5.0 5.4
BRISTOL COUNTY Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 25,932 25,983 25,916 25,846 25,903 26,210 26,362 26,199 26,114 26,137 26,252 26,128 26,082
EMPLOYMENT 24,702 24,837 24,872 25,031 25,120 25,401 25,431 25,355 25,320 25,374 25,394 25,324 25,180
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,230 1,146 1,044 815 783 809 931 844 794 763 858 804 902
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 4.7 4.4 4.0 3.2 3.0 3.1 3.5 3.2 3.0 2.9 3.3 3.1 3.5
KENT COUNTY Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 89,857 90,103 89,765 89,740 89,838 90,848 91,442 91,116 90,569 90,664 91,019 90,753 90,476
EMPLOYMENT 85,477 85,942 86,064 86,615 86,923 87,895 88,000 87,736 87,614 87,801 87,868 87,628 87,130
UNEMPLOYMENT 4,380 4,161 3,701 3,125 2,915 2,953 3,442 3,380 2,955 2,863 3,151 3,125 3,346
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 4.9 4.6 4.1 3.5 3.2 3.3 3.8 3.7 3.3 3.2 3.5 3.4 3.7
NEWPORT COUNTY Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 44,617 44,727 44,461 44,313 44,260 44,752 44,928 44,763 44,560 44,600 44,956 44,941 44,657
EMPLOYMENT 42,256 42,485 42,546 42,817 42,970 43,451 43,502 43,371 43,310 43,404 43,438 43,320 43,073
UNEMPLOYMENT 2,361 2,242 1,915 1,496 1,290 1,301 1,426 1,392 1,250 1,196 1,518 1,621 1,584
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.3 5.0 4.3 3.4 2.9 2.9 3.2 3.1 2.8 2.7 3.4 3.6 3.5
PROVIDENCE COUNTY Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 323,114 324,028 323,289 322,733 323,458 327,345 329,565 327,863 325,854 326,073 327,584 326,143 325,587
EMPLOYMENT 305,351 307,016 307,454 309,415 310,522 313,994 314,367 313,423 312,983 313,652 313,895 313,038 311,259
UNEMPLOYMENT 17,763 17,012 15,835 13,318 12,936 13,351 15,198 14,440 12,871 12,421 13,689 13,105 14,328
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.5 5.3 4.9 4.1 4.0 4.1 4.6 4.4 3.9 3.8 4.2 4.0 4.4
WASHINGTON COUNTY Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 68,430 68,604 68,309 68,042 68,364 69,701 70,502 70,133 69,143 68,736 69,126 68,963 69,005
EMPLOYMENT 65,055 65,298 65,341 65,787 66,210 67,555 68,035 67,777 67,087 66,794 66,773 66,630 66,529
UNEMPLOYMENT 3,375 3,306 2,968 2,255 2,154 2,146 2,467 2,356 2,056 1,942 2,353 2,333 2,476
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 4.9 4.8 4.3 3.3 3.2 3.1 3.5 3.4 3.0 2.8 3.4 3.4 3.6
PROVIDENCE-CRANSTON WIA Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 127,239 127,721 127,531 127,198 127,584 129,287 130,117 129,338 128,581 128,655 129,356 128,499 128,425
EMPLOYMENT 120,037 120,691 120,863 121,634 122,069 123,434 123,580 123,210 123,037 123,300 123,395 123,059 122,359
UNEMPLOYMENT 7,202 7,030 6,668 5,564 5,515 5,853 6,537 6,128 5,544 5,355 5,961 5,440 6,066
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.7 5.5 5.2 4.4 4.3 4.5 5.0 4.7 4.3 4.2 4.6 4.2 4.7
GREATER RHODE ISLAND WIA Jan-18 Feb-18 Mar-18 Apr-18 May-18 Jun-18 Jul-18 Aug-18 Sep-18 Oct-18 Nov-18 Dec-18 Avg.
LABOR FORCE 424,711 425,724 424,209 423,476 424,239 429,569 432,682 430,736 427,659 427,555 429,581 428,429 427,380
EMPLOYMENT 402,804 404,887 405,414 408,031 409,676 414,862 415,755 414,452 413,277 413,725 413,973 412,881 410,811
UNEMPLOYMENT 21,907 20,837 18,795 15,445 14,563 14,707 16,927 16,284 14,382 13,830 15,608 15,548 16,569
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.2 4.9 4.4 3.6 3.4 3.4 3.9 3.8 3.4 3.2 3.6 3.6 3.9
    
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