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Providence-Warwick, RI-MA NECTA (RI Portion) Labor Force Statistics
Not Seasonally Adjusted
1990 - Present
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Month

Year

   Labor
   Force

   Employed

  Unemployed

Unemployment
Rate
April 2017 534,427 512,691 21,736 4.1
March 2017 534,914 509,977 24,937 4.7
February 2017 533,391 506,565 26,826 5.0
January 2017 532,693 503,490 29,203 5.5
Annual Average 2016 535,474 507,101 28,373 5.3
December 2016 533,606 509,902 23,704 4.4
November 2016 536,691 512,193 24,498 4.6
October 2016 535,586 510,695 24,891 4.6
September 2016 535,546 509,366 26,180 4.9
August 2016 540,984 511,079 29,905 5.5
July 2016 542,716 512,299 30,417 5.6
June 2016 539,014 511,391 27,623 5.1
May 2016 531,951 504,028 27,923 5.2
April 2016 530,995 504,130 26,865 5.1
March 2016 532,460 501,072 31,388 5.9
February 2016 533,036 500,204 32,832 6.2
January 2016 533,101 498,853 34,248 6.4
Annual Average 2015 536,698 504,671 32,027 6.0
December 2015 536,294 509,034 27,260 5.1
November 2015 538,561 510,431 28,130 5.2
October 2015 535,979 508,563 27,416 5.1
September 2015 535,201 507,460 27,741 5.2
August 2015 541,312 509,321 31,991 5.9
July 2015 543,255 510,522 32,733 6.0
June 2015 540,383 509,338 31,045 5.7
May 2015 535,240 503,105 32,135 6.0
April 2015 532,672 501,658 31,014 5.8
March 2015 532,967 496,325 36,642 6.9
February 2015 533,180 495,038 38,142 7.2
January 2015 535,326 495,252 40,074 7.5
Annual Average 2014 538,238 497,104 41,134 7.6
December 2014 537,795 504,637 33,158 6.2
November 2014 539,690 505,152 34,538 6.4
October 2014 537,311 502,817 34,494 6.4
September 2014 537,855 501,368 36,487 6.8
August 2014 542,719 502,282 40,437 7.5
July 2014 543,934 502,350 41,584 7.6
June 2014 540,386 501,146 39,240 7.3
May 2014 535,416 494,114 41,302 7.7
April 2014 534,244 492,549 41,695 7.8
March 2014 535,250 487,442 47,808 8.9
February 2014 536,615 486,555 50,060 9.3
January 2014 537,638 484,836 52,802 9.8
Annual Average 2013 539,681 489,992 49,689 9.2
December 2013 540,618 493,936 46,682 8.6
November 2013 543,209 495,873 47,336 8.7
October 2013 541,055 494,051 47,004 8.7
September 2013 540,610 492,945 47,665 8.8
August 2013 544,845 493,989 50,856 9.3
July 2013 545,574 494,553 51,021 9.4
June 2013 541,781 493,993 47,788 8.8
May 2013 534,870 486,620 48,250 9.0
April 2013 533,659 485,944 47,715 8.9
March 2013 534,966 482,954 52,012 9.7
February 2013 536,603 482,870 53,733 10.0
January 2013 538,380 482,171 56,209 10.4
Annual Average 2012 540,839 484,812 56,027 10.4
December 2012 541,273 491,914 49,359 9.1
November 2012 543,302 492,289 51,013 9.4
October 2012 542,175 490,829 51,346 9.5
September 2012 541,782 489,723 52,059 9.6
August 2012 545,420 489,825 55,595 10.2
July 2012 545,926 488,768 57,158 10.5
June 2012 542,577 487,887 54,690 10.1
May 2012 536,068 480,660 55,408 10.3
April 2012 535,325 479,654 55,671 10.4
March 2012 537,390 476,407 60,983 11.3
February 2012 539,362 475,853 63,509 11.8
January 2012 539,458 473,929 65,529 12.1
Annual Average 2011 542,180 482,442 59,738 11.0
December 2011 542,327 483,201 59,126 10.9
November 2011 544,723 485,323 59,400 10.9
October 2011 542,541 484,208 58,333 10.8
September 2011 540,535 483,155 57,380 10.6
August 2011 545,038 485,184 59,854 11.0
July 2011 547,396 486,709 60,687 11.1
June 2011 544,192 486,915 57,277 10.5
May 2011 538,219 480,784 57,435 10.7
April 2011 538,379 481,012 57,367 10.7
March 2011 539,466 477,586 61,880 11.5
February 2011 540,910 477,706 63,204 11.7
January 2011 542,433 477,517 64,916 12.0
Annual Average 2010 548,474 487,046 61,428 11.2
December 2010 546,885 487,992 58,893 10.8
November 2010 549,639 490,633 59,006 10.7
October 2010 547,318 489,157 58,161 10.6
September 2010 547,914 489,009 58,905 10.8
August 2010 554,986 492,351 62,635 11.3
July 2010 556,281 492,521 63,760 11.5
June 2010 551,134 491,047 60,087 10.9
May 2010 545,781 484,892 60,889 11.2
April 2010 545,286 484,390 60,896 11.2
March 2010 544,659 481,105 63,554 11.7
February 2010 545,421 480,912 64,509 11.8
January 2010 546,388 480,548 65,840 12.1
Annual Average 2009 547,959 487,445 60,514 11.0
December 2009 547,349 488,426 58,923 10.8
November 2009 549,251 490,556 58,695 10.7
October 2009 546,526 488,455 58,071 10.6
September 2009 546,081 487,045 59,036 10.8
August 2009 551,153 489,130 62,023 11.3
July 2009 553,453 489,865 63,588 11.5
June 2009 550,334 490,095 60,239 10.9
May 2009 544,466 484,156 60,310 11.1
April 2009 545,261 484,652 60,609 11.1
March 2009 545,800 483,411 62,389 11.4
February 2009 547,773 486,060 61,713 11.3
January 2009 548,062 487,487 60,575 11.1
Annual Average 2008 550,833 507,837 42,996 7.8
December 2008 551,069 500,107 50,962 9.2
November 2008 552,504 504,441 48,063 8.7
October 2008 550,366 504,867 45,499 8.3
September 2008 550,069 505,987 44,082 8.0
August 2008 555,056 509,147 45,909 8.3
July 2008 556,182 510,717 45,465 8.2
June 2008 553,031 512,519 40,512 7.3
May 2008 546,866 507,800 39,066 7.1
April 2008 547,207 509,564 37,643 6.9
March 2008 547,729 508,102 39,627 7.2
February 2008 549,033 509,696 39,337 7.2
January 2008 550,876 511,095 39,781 7.2
Annual Average 2007 553,992 525,115 28,877 5.2
December 2007 553,472 522,358 31,114 5.6
November 2007 554,896 525,795 29,101 5.2
October 2007 552,982 525,009 27,973 5.1
September 2007 552,824 525,111 27,713 5.0
August 2007 558,487 528,120 30,367 5.4
July 2007 560,727 529,897 30,830 5.5
June 2007 556,921 530,261 26,660 4.8
May 2007 550,395 524,193 26,202 4.8
April 2007 550,140 523,961 26,179 4.8
March 2007 550,748 521,883 28,865 5.2
February 2007 552,388 522,288 30,100 5.4
January 2007 553,921 522,507 31,414 5.7
Annual Average 2006 553,342 525,960 27,382 4.9
December 2006 556,459 532,429 24,030 4.3
November 2006 557,618 533,806 23,812 4.3
October 2006 554,965 531,481 23,484 4.2
September 2006 553,749 529,478 24,271 4.4
August 2006 558,365 530,223 28,142 5.0
July 2006 559,232 529,560 29,672 5.3
June 2006 556,565 529,597 26,968 4.8
May 2006 549,104 522,619 26,485 4.8
April 2006 549,293 522,622 26,671 4.9
March 2006 547,874 517,926 29,948 5.5
February 2006 548,047 516,463 31,584 5.8
January 2006 548,827 515,311 33,516 6.1
Annual Average 2005 546,739 519,046 27,693 5.1
December 2005 551,439 525,438 26,001 4.7
November 2005 552,609 527,318 25,291 4.6
October 2005 549,943 524,857 25,086 4.6
September 2005 549,149 523,545 25,604 4.7
August 2005 554,137 525,333 28,804 5.2
July 2005 554,649 524,706 29,943 5.4
June 2005 549,670 522,732 26,938 4.9
May 2005 541,026 515,054 25,972 4.8
April 2005 540,114 513,998 26,116 4.8
March 2005 539,047 509,354 29,693 5.5
February 2005 539,398 508,686 30,712 5.7
January 2005 539,692 507,532 32,160 6.0
Annual Average 2004 540,036 512,087 27,949 5.2
December 2004 541,500 516,997 24,503 4.5
November 2004 542,853 518,819 24,034 4.4
October 2004 540,460 516,852 23,608 4.4
September 2004 539,378 514,908 24,470 4.5
August 2004 544,802 516,472 28,330 5.2
July 2004 546,527 516,479 30,048 5.5
June 2004 542,767 515,294 27,473 5.1
May 2004 535,923 508,761 27,162 5.1
April 2004 536,023 507,162 28,861 5.4
March 2004 535,422 504,151 31,271 5.8
February 2004 536,499 504,625 31,874 5.9
January 2004 538,273 504,522 33,751 6.3
Annual Average 2003 541,769 512,598 29,171 5.4
December 2003 540,892 514,754 26,138 4.8
November 2003 542,899 517,154 25,745 4.7
October 2003 541,415 515,688 25,727 4.8
September 2003 541,397 514,901 26,496 4.9
August 2003 546,904 517,023 29,881 5.5
July 2003 548,707 517,535 31,172 5.7
June 2003 546,384 517,440 28,944 5.3
May 2003 538,668 510,639 28,029 5.2
April 2003 538,011 509,752 28,259 5.3
March 2003 537,940 505,934 32,006 5.9
February 2003 538,501 505,511 32,990 6.1
January 2003 539,511 504,848 34,663 6.4
Annual Average 2002 531,735 505,087 26,648 5.0
December 2002 538,886 512,932 25,954 4.8
November 2002 538,581 513,539 25,042 4.6
October 2002 535,136 510,679 24,457 4.6
September 2002 533,750 509,010 24,740 4.6
August 2002 537,339 509,752 27,587 5.1
July 2002 536,936 508,558 28,378 5.3
June 2002 533,624 507,798 25,826 4.8
May 2002 525,827 500,765 25,062 4.8
April 2002 524,867 499,891 24,976 4.8
March 2002 524,557 496,784 27,773 5.3
February 2002 525,318 496,290 29,028 5.5
January 2002 525,994 495,045 30,949 5.9
Annual Average 2001 525,905 501,767 24,138 4.6
December 2001 526,829 504,116 22,713 4.3
November 2001 527,558 504,931 22,627 4.3
October 2001 525,791 503,344 22,447 4.3
September 2001 525,454 502,794 22,660 4.3
August 2001 530,308 504,806 25,502 4.8
July 2001 531,445 504,822 26,623 5.0
June 2001 528,568 504,643 23,925 4.5
May 2001 521,159 498,481 22,678 4.4
April 2001 521,479 499,279 22,200 4.3
March 2001 522,814 497,408 25,406 4.9
February 2001 524,091 498,368 25,723 4.9
January 2001 525,369 498,214 27,155 5.2
Annual Average 2000 525,906 504,274 21,632 4.1
December 2000 527,611 508,630 18,981 3.6
November 2000 529,003 510,004 18,999 3.6
October 2000 526,861 507,652 19,209 3.6
September 2000 525,792 505,882 19,910 3.8
August 2000 530,097 507,331 22,766 4.3
July 2000 531,854 508,073 23,781 4.5
June 2000 529,272 508,002 21,270 4.0
May 2000 522,341 502,046 20,295 3.9
April 2000 521,110 501,724 19,386 3.7
March 2000 520,725 497,979 22,746 4.4
February 2000 522,290 497,192 25,098 4.8
January 2000 523,919 496,771 27,148 5.2
Annual Average 1999 519,358 497,634 21,724 4.2
December 1999 523,757 504,999 18,758 3.6
November 1999 525,130 506,367 18,763 3.6
October 1999 523,642 504,327 19,315 3.7
September 1999 521,318 501,146 20,172 3.9
August 1999 524,834 502,769 22,065 4.2
July 1999 525,508 502,374 23,134 4.4
June 1999 521,803 501,139 20,664 4.0
May 1999 513,716 494,142 19,574 3.8
April 1999 512,691 492,901 19,790 3.9
March 1999 511,961 488,354 23,607 4.6
February 1999 512,932 487,216 25,716 5.0
January 1999 515,004 485,870 29,134 5.7
Annual Average 1998 514,412 490,538 23,874 4.6
December 1998 516,618 496,608 20,010 3.9
November 1998 518,414 498,506 19,908 3.8
October 1998 516,472 495,856 20,616 4.0
September 1998 515,427 494,180 21,247 4.1
August 1998 519,341 495,868 23,473 4.5
July 1998 520,395 496,015 24,380 4.7
June 1998 516,977 494,027 22,950 4.4
May 1998 509,264 486,643 22,621 4.4
April 1998 508,501 484,794 23,707 4.7
March 1998 508,847 481,337 27,510 5.4
February 1998 510,469 481,702 28,767 5.6
January 1998 512,221 480,923 31,298 6.1
Annual Average 1997 509,952 483,493 26,459 5.2
December 1997 514,091 491,071 23,020 4.5
November 1997 515,493 492,450 23,043 4.5
October 1997 514,439 490,628 23,811 4.6
September 1997 514,856 490,187 24,669 4.8
August 1997 516,989 490,498 26,491 5.1
July 1997 516,943 489,415 27,528 5.3
June 1997 512,705 487,156 25,549 5.0
May 1997 503,791 479,178 24,613 4.9
April 1997 502,265 477,157 25,108 5.0
March 1997 502,123 472,758 29,365 5.8
February 1997 502,238 471,137 31,101 6.2
January 1997 503,493 470,282 33,211 6.6
Annual Average 1996 499,005 471,609 27,396 5.5
December 1996 504,191 479,989 24,202 4.8
November 1996 505,357 481,279 24,078 4.8
October 1996 502,988 478,588 24,400 4.9
September 1996 502,417 477,317 25,100 5.0
August 1996 504,443 478,105 26,338 5.2
July 1996 503,625 476,133 27,492 5.5
June 1996 501,350 475,578 25,772 5.1
May 1996 492,922 467,420 25,502 5.2
April 1996 491,032 464,669 26,363 5.4
March 1996 492,499 461,457 31,042 6.3
February 1996 493,887 460,441 33,446 6.8
January 1996 493,351 458,329 35,022 7.1
Annual Average 1995 494,646 463,101 31,545 6.4
December 1995 494,302 467,923 26,379 5.3
November 1995 496,123 469,664 26,459 5.3
October 1995 495,491 468,078 27,413 5.5
September 1995 495,470 466,575 28,895 5.8
August 1995 499,376 468,742 30,634 6.1
July 1995 499,248 466,725 32,523 6.5
June 1995 496,636 465,590 31,046 6.3
May 1995 488,685 458,223 30,462 6.2
April 1995 489,856 458,093 31,763 6.5
March 1995 491,255 455,595 35,660 7.3
February 1995 493,810 456,076 37,734 7.6
January 1995 495,498 455,929 39,569 8.0
Annual Average 1994 497,485 462,857 34,628 7.0
December 1994 494,482 465,071 29,411 5.9
November 1994 497,215 467,439 29,776 6.0
October 1994 496,073 464,914 31,159 6.3
September 1994 495,717 463,879 31,838 6.4
August 1994 501,126 467,652 33,474 6.7
July 1994 501,965 467,060 34,905 7.0
June 1994 500,583 467,050 33,533 6.7
May 1994 492,936 459,884 33,052 6.7
April 1994 493,305 459,054 34,251 6.9
March 1994 495,916 456,561 39,355 7.9
February 1994 498,651 457,507 41,144 8.3
January 1994 501,852 458,214 43,638 8.7
Annual Average 1993 505,839 466,350 39,489 7.8
December 1993 503,738 468,855 34,883 6.9
November 1993 506,485 470,727 35,758 7.1
October 1993 506,584 469,600 36,984 7.3
September 1993 505,971 469,134 36,837 7.3
August 1993 510,159 472,558 37,601 7.4
July 1993 511,505 473,018 38,487 7.5
June 1993 509,795 471,322 38,473 7.5
May 1993 501,546 463,415 38,131 7.6
April 1993 501,277 461,175 40,102 8.0
March 1993 501,189 458,038 43,151 8.6
February 1993 504,439 459,022 45,417 9.0
January 1993 507,382 459,339 48,043 9.5
Annual Average 1992 510,562 464,873 45,689 8.9
December 1992 510,997 470,126 40,871 8.0
November 1992 513,775 472,270 41,505 8.1
October 1992 513,355 470,469 42,886 8.4
September 1992 513,028 468,499 44,529 8.7
August 1992 515,311 470,497 44,814 8.7
July 1992 517,146 471,367 45,779 8.9
June 1992 514,855 469,527 45,328 8.8
May 1992 506,532 462,067 44,465 8.8
April 1992 506,918 461,580 45,338 8.9
March 1992 503,541 453,912 49,629 9.9
February 1992 505,133 454,036 51,097 10.1
January 1992 506,145 454,122 52,023 10.3
Annual Average 1991 502,483 459,037 43,446 8.6
December 1991 501,127 458,072 43,055 8.6
November 1991 502,611 460,599 42,012 8.4
October 1991 501,998 459,391 42,607 8.5
September 1991 501,360 458,587 42,773 8.5
August 1991 504,260 461,567 42,693 8.5
July 1991 504,845 461,893 42,952 8.5
June 1991 504,899 462,665 42,234 8.4
May 1991 497,955 456,323 41,632 8.4
April 1991 499,285 456,873 42,412 8.5
March 1991 501,833 455,600 46,233 9.2
February 1991 504,481 457,638 46,843 9.3
January 1991 505,147 459,240 45,907 9.1
Annual Average 1990 510,007 477,380 32,627 6.4
December 1990 512,731 476,588 36,143 7.0
November 1990 514,537 479,400 35,137 6.8
October 1990 513,781 479,239 34,542 6.7
September 1990 513,012 478,993 34,019 6.6
August 1990 514,225 481,011 33,214 6.5
July 1990 514,525 480,973 33,552 6.5
June 1990 512,904 481,852 31,052 6.1
May 1990 504,260 474,776 29,484 5.8
April 1990 503,598 474,181 29,417 5.8
March 1990 501,467 473,032 28,435 5.7
February 1990 506,722 473,752 32,970 6.5
January 1990 508,319 474,760 33,559 6.6

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