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Providence-Warwick NECTA Labor Force Statistics*
Seasonally Adjusted
1990 - Present
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Information on Smoothed Seasonally Adjusted Metropolitan Area Estimates from BLS

 

Month

Year

   Labor
   Force

   Employed

  Unemployed

Unemployment
Rate
May 2019 687,599 662,695 24,904 3.6
April 2019 688,075 663,165 24,910 3.6
March 2019 689,226 663,560 25,666 3.7
February 2019 690,506 663,948 26,558 3.8
January 2019 691,324 664,069 27,255 3.9
December 2018 691,399 663,957 27,442 4.0
November 2018 691,396 663,983 27,413 4.0
October 2018 691,328 663,961 27,367 4.0
September 2018 691,027 663,633 27,394 4.0
August 2018 690,699 663,204 27,495 4.0
July 2018 690,524 662,830 27,694 4.0
June 2018 690,350 662,371 27,979 4.1
May 2018 690,209 661,886 28,323 4.1
April 2018 689,951 661,242 28,709 4.2
March 2018 689,483 660,368 29,115 4.2
February 2018 688,762 659,262 29,500 4.3
January 2018 687,881 658,066 29,815 4.3
December 2017 686,963 656,933 30,030 4.4
November 2017 686,100 655,941 30,159 4.4
October 2017 685,350 655,127 30,223 4.4
September 2017 684,713 654,473 30,240 4.4
August 2017 684,203 653,972 30,231 4.4
July 2017 683,811 653,579 30,232 4.4
June 2017 683,572 653,298 30,274 4.4
May 2017 683,468 653,100 30,368 4.4
April 2017 683,343 652,853 30,490 4.5
March 2017 683,124 652,484 30,640 4.5
February 2017 682,795 651,920 30,875 4.5
January 2017 682,340 651,089 31,251 4.6
December 2016 681,814 650,036 31,778 4.7
November 2016 681,329 648,912 32,417 4.8
October 2016 680,972 647,870 33,102 4.9
September 2016 680,756 646,985 33,771 5.0
August 2016 680,694 646,334 34,360 5.0
July 2016 680,760 645,942 34,818 5.1
June 2016 680,890 645,759 35,131 5.2
May 2016 681,070 645,722 35,348 5.2
April 2016 681,309 645,738 35,571 5.2
March 2016 681,526 645,658 35,868 5.3
February 2016 681,593 645,365 36,228 5.3
January 2016 681,407 644,788 36,619 5.4
December 2015 680,958 643,942 37,016 5.4
November 2015 680,358 642,935 37,423 5.5
October 2015 679,893 642,003 37,890 5.6
September 2015 679,827 641,375 38,452 5.7
August 2015 680,190 641,075 39,115 5.8
July 2015 680,802 640,928 39,874 5.9
June 2015 681,504 640,807 40,697 6.0
May 2015 682,165 640,649 41,516 6.1
April 2015 682,691 640,421 42,270 6.2
March 2015 683,046 640,113 42,933 6.3
February 2015 683,274 639,717 43,557 6.4
January 2015 683,438 639,203 44,235 6.5
December 2014 683,537 638,489 45,048 6.6
November 2014 683,497 637,492 46,005 6.7
October 2014 683,283 636,227 47,056 6.9
September 2014 682,939 634,778 48,161 7.1
August 2014 682,627 633,310 49,317 7.2
July 2014 682,499 631,968 50,531 7.4
June 2014 682,577 630,773 51,804 7.6
May 2014 682,740 629,606 53,134 7.8
April 2014 682,901 628,403 54,498 8.0
March 2014 682,980 627,123 55,857 8.2
February 2014 682,955 625,802 57,153 8.4
January 2014 682,846 624,542 58,304 8.5
December 2013 682,687 623,428 59,259 8.7
November 2013 682,531 622,502 60,029 8.8
October 2013 682,381 621,729 60,652 8.9
September 2013 682,179 621,027 61,152 9.0
August 2013 681,891 620,351 61,540 9.0
July 2013 681,499 619,683 61,816 9.1
June 2013 681,097 619,071 62,026 9.1
May 2013 680,868 618,659 62,209 9.1
April 2013 680,925 618,536 62,389 9.2
March 2013 681,252 618,646 62,606 9.2
February 2013 681,791 618,891 62,900 9.2
January 2013 682,437 619,118 63,319 9.3
December 2012 683,014 619,127 63,887 9.4
November 2012 683,316 618,724 64,592 9.5
October 2012 683,262 617,857 65,405 9.6
September 2012 682,903 616,633 66,270 9.7
August 2012 682,351 615,228 67,123 9.8
July 2012 681,799 613,862 67,937 10.0
June 2012 681,403 612,695 68,708 10.1
May 2012 681,235 611,768 69,467 10.2
April 2012 681,371 611,119 70,252 10.3
March 2012 681,811 610,760 71,051 10.4
February 2012 682,368 610,555 71,813 10.5
January 2012 682,827 610,381 72,446 10.6
December 2011 683,053 610,196 72,857 10.7
November 2011 683,042 610,032 73,010 10.7
October 2011 682,852 609,908 72,944 10.7
September 2011 682,631 609,875 72,756 10.7
August 2011 682,529 609,948 72,581 10.6
July 2011 682,622 610,096 72,526 10.6
June 2011 682,954 610,311 72,643 10.6
May 2011 683,551 610,617 72,934 10.7
April 2011 684,381 611,032 73,349 10.7
March 2011 685,333 611,533 73,800 10.8
February 2011 686,282 612,076 74,206 10.8
January 2011 687,248 612,705 74,543 10.8
December 2010 688,291 613,458 74,833 10.9
November 2010 689,360 614,264 75,096 10.9
October 2010 690,301 614,939 75,362 10.9
September 2010 691,034 615,344 75,690 11.0
August 2010 691,508 615,414 76,094 11.0
July 2010 691,718 615,183 76,535 11.1
June 2010 691,663 614,700 76,963 11.1
May 2010 691,447 614,112 77,335 11.2
April 2010 691,346 613,693 77,653 11.2
March 2010 691,682 613,708 77,974 11.3
February 2010 692,602 614,252 78,350 11.3
January 2010 693,926 615,145 78,781 11.4
December 2009 695,369 616,154 79,215 11.4
November 2009 696,770 617,182 79,588 11.4
October 2009 697,991 618,149 79,842 11.4
September 2009 698,907 618,981 79,926 11.4
August 2009 699,475 619,657 79,818 11.4
July 2009 699,844 620,319 79,525 11.4
June 2009 700,145 621,140 79,005 11.3
May 2009 700,373 622,215 78,158 11.2
April 2009 700,434 623,573 76,861 11.0
March 2009 700,347 625,296 75,051 10.7
February 2009 700,260 627,498 72,762 10.4
January 2009 700,306 630,169 70,137 10.0
December 2008 700,511 633,123 67,388 9.6
November 2008 700,813 636,123 64,690 9.2
October 2008 701,102 638,980 62,122 8.9
September 2008 701,297 641,617 59,680 8.5
August 2008 701,363 644,044 57,319 8.2
July 2008 701,252 646,274 54,978 7.8
June 2008 701,004 648,352 52,652 7.5
May 2008 700,761 650,343 50,418 7.2
April 2008 700,658 652,281 48,377 6.9
March 2008 700,760 654,169 46,591 6.6
February 2008 701,038 655,983 45,055 6.4
January 2008 701,440 657,704 43,736 6.2
December 2007 701,980 659,397 42,583 6.1
November 2007 702,652 661,113 41,539 5.9
October 2007 703,382 662,845 40,537 5.8
September 2007 704,045 664,490 39,555 5.6
August 2007 704,567 665,951 38,616 5.5
July 2007 704,958 667,195 37,763 5.4
June 2007 705,251 668,219 37,032 5.3
May 2007 705,469 669,042 36,427 5.2
April 2007 705,659 669,693 35,966 5.1
March 2007 705,890 670,215 35,675 5.1
February 2007 706,203 670,640 35,563 5.0
January 2007 706,526 670,933 35,593 5.0
December 2006 706,679 670,971 35,708 5.1
November 2006 706,562 670,679 35,883 5.1
October 2006 706,223 670,107 36,116 5.1
September 2006 705,798 669,416 36,382 5.2
August 2006 705,403 668,766 36,637 5.2
July 2006 705,050 668,188 36,862 5.2
June 2006 704,653 667,601 37,052 5.3
May 2006 704,087 666,863 37,224 5.3
April 2006 703,281 665,910 37,371 5.3
March 2006 702,263 664,796 37,467 5.3
February 2006 701,165 663,644 37,521 5.4
January 2006 700,235 662,679 37,556 5.4
December 2005 699,693 662,120 37,573 5.4
November 2005 699,561 662,008 37,553 5.4
October 2005 699,609 662,143 37,466 5.4
September 2005 699,516 662,240 37,276 5.3
August 2005 699,014 662,026 36,988 5.3
July 2005 698,045 661,393 36,652 5.3
June 2005 696,716 660,388 36,328 5.2
May 2005 695,182 659,121 36,061 5.2
April 2005 693,636 657,741 35,895 5.2
March 2005 692,299 656,456 35,843 5.2
February 2005 691,280 655,419 35,861 5.2
January 2005 690,543 654,653 35,890 5.2
December 2004 690,024 654,102 35,922 5.2
November 2004 689,686 653,720 35,966 5.2
October 2004 689,547 653,495 36,052 5.2
September 2004 689,586 653,341 36,245 5.3
August 2004 689,707 653,135 36,572 5.3
July 2004 689,809 652,839 36,970 5.4
June 2004 689,838 652,472 37,366 5.4
May 2004 689,826 652,113 37,713 5.5
April 2004 689,829 651,851 37,978 5.5
March 2004 689,886 651,734 38,152 5.5
February 2004 690,055 651,803 38,252 5.5
January 2004 690,354 652,053 38,301 5.5
December 2003 690,722 652,385 38,337 5.6
November 2003 691,130 652,722 38,408 5.6
October 2003 691,558 653,028 38,530 5.6
September 2003 691,971 653,312 38,659 5.6
August 2003 692,346 653,592 38,754 5.6
July 2003 692,606 653,794 38,812 5.6
June 2003 692,714 653,882 38,832 5.6
May 2003 692,592 653,788 38,804 5.6
April 2003 692,103 653,376 38,727 5.6
March 2003 691,178 652,555 38,623 5.6
February 2003 689,883 651,388 38,495 5.6
January 2003 688,424 650,087 38,337 5.6
December 2002 686,940 648,828 38,112 5.5
November 2002 685,433 647,665 37,768 5.5
October 2002 683,926 646,604 37,322 5.5
September 2002 682,480 645,639 36,841 5.4
August 2002 681,131 644,763 36,368 5.3
July 2002 679,909 643,987 35,922 5.3
June 2002 678,791 643,277 35,514 5.2
May 2002 677,744 642,603 35,141 5.2
April 2002 676,708 641,913 34,795 5.1
March 2002 675,528 641,063 34,465 5.1
February 2002 674,138 639,992 34,146 5.1
January 2002 672,604 638,785 33,819 5.0
December 2001 671,136 637,674 33,462 5.0
November 2001 669,975 636,884 33,091 4.9
October 2001 669,189 636,487 32,702 4.9
September 2001 668,736 636,440 32,296 4.8
August 2001 668,570 636,651 31,919 4.8
July 2001 668,598 637,017 31,581 4.7
June 2001 668,708 637,477 31,231 4.7
May 2001 668,877 638,070 30,807 4.6
April 2001 669,110 638,840 30,270 4.5
March 2001 669,341 639,727 29,614 4.4
February 2001 669,416 640,513 28,903 4.3
January 2001 669,206 640,959 28,247 4.2
December 2000 668,712 640,979 27,733 4.1
November 2000 668,046 640,666 27,380 4.1
October 2000 667,417 640,240 27,177 4.1
September 2000 667,003 639,948 27,055 4.1
August 2000 666,834 639,927 26,907 4.0
July 2000 666,858 640,142 26,716 4.0
June 2000 667,074 640,497 26,577 4.0
May 2000 667,262 640,716 26,546 4.0
April 2000 667,449 640,803 26,646 4.0
March 2000 667,540 640,717 26,823 4.0
February 2000 667,521 640,578 26,943 4.0
January 2000 667,509 640,537 26,972 4.0
December 1999 662,801 635,197 27,604 4.2
November 1999 662,838 635,221 27,617 4.2
October 1999 662,715 635,017 27,698 4.2
September 1999 662,135 634,300 27,835 4.2
August 1999 661,456 633,539 27,917 4.2
July 1999 660,846 632,986 27,860 4.2
June 1999 660,184 632,503 27,681 4.2
May 1999 659,603 632,116 27,487 4.2
April 1999 658,996 631,594 27,402 4.2
March 1999 658,385 630,879 27,506 4.2
February 1999 657,825 630,027 27,798 4.2
January 1999 657,367 629,150 28,217 4.3
December 1998 656,983 628,346 28,637 4.4
November 1998 656,637 627,681 28,956 4.4
October 1998 656,304 627,139 29,165 4.4
September 1998 655,952 626,639 29,313 4.5
August 1998 655,597 626,090 29,507 4.5
July 1998 655,300 625,483 29,817 4.6
June 1998 655,061 624,874 30,187 4.6
May 1998 654,879 624,302 30,577 4.7
April 1998 654,742 623,760 30,982 4.7
March 1998 654,603 623,215 31,388 4.8
February 1998 654,500 622,702 31,798 4.9
January 1998 654,469 622,224 32,245 4.9
December 1997 654,528 621,753 32,775 5.0
November 1997 654,608 621,213 33,395 5.1
October 1997 654,546 620,542 34,004 5.2
September 1997 654,222 619,707 34,515 5.3
August 1997 653,612 618,731 34,881 5.3
July 1997 652,667 617,565 35,102 5.4
June 1997 651,406 616,165 35,241 5.4
May 1997 649,929 614,606 35,323 5.4
April 1997 648,387 613,017 35,370 5.5
March 1997 646,929 611,499 35,430 5.5
February 1997 645,628 610,110 35,518 5.5
January 1997 644,477 608,868 35,609 5.5
December 1996 643,388 607,720 35,668 5.5
November 1996 642,269 606,578 35,691 5.6
October 1996 641,165 605,444 35,721 5.6
September 1996 640,087 604,269 35,818 5.6
August 1996 639,058 603,046 36,012 5.6
July 1996 638,214 601,870 36,344 5.7
June 1996 637,615 600,764 36,851 5.8
May 1996 637,136 599,642 37,494 5.9
April 1996 636,611 598,434 38,177 6.0
March 1996 635,965 597,165 38,800 6.1
February 1996 635,202 595,893 39,309 6.2
January 1996 634,453 594,758 39,695 6.3
December 1995 633,921 593,889 40,032 6.3
November 1995 633,675 593,262 40,413 6.4
October 1995 633,604 592,716 40,888 6.5
September 1995 633,637 592,179 41,458 6.5
August 1995 633,714 591,654 42,060 6.6
July 1995 633,759 591,179 42,580 6.7
June 1995 633,864 590,902 42,962 6.8
May 1995 634,130 590,912 43,218 6.8
April 1995 634,547 591,165 43,382 6.8
March 1995 634,993 591,506 43,487 6.8
February 1995 635,264 591,695 43,569 6.9
January 1995 635,284 591,602 43,682 6.9
December 1994 635,099 591,231 43,868 6.9
November 1994 634,861 590,728 44,133 7.0
October 1994 634,731 590,260 44,471 7.0
September 1994 634,791 589,941 44,850 7.1
August 1994 635,066 589,784 45,282 7.1
July 1994 635,551 589,772 45,779 7.2
June 1994 636,211 589,893 46,318 7.3
May 1994 637,070 590,160 46,910 7.4
April 1994 638,133 590,542 47,591 7.5
March 1994 639,340 590,948 48,392 7.6
February 1994 640,584 591,300 49,284 7.7
January 1994 641,707 591,535 50,172 7.8
December 1993 642,627 591,698 50,929 7.9
November 1993 643,421 591,910 51,511 8.0
October 1993 644,174 592,225 51,949 8.1
September 1993 644,929 592,598 52,331 8.1
August 1993 645,617 592,889 52,728 8.2
July 1993 646,122 592,940 53,182 8.2
June 1993 646,360 592,638 53,722 8.3
May 1993 646,379 592,013 54,366 8.4
April 1993 646,387 591,269 55,118 8.5
March 1993 646,590 590,657 55,933 8.7
February 1993 647,152 590,331 56,821 8.8
January 1993 648,040 590,232 57,808 8.9
December 1992 649,085 590,228 58,857 9.1
November 1992 650,107 590,199 59,908 9.2
October 1992 650,929 590,057 60,872 9.4
September 1992 651,463 589,812 61,651 9.5
August 1992 651,752 589,562 62,190 9.5
July 1992 651,903 589,362 62,541 9.6
June 1992 651,984 589,223 62,761 9.6
May 1992 652,006 589,116 62,890 9.6
April 1992 651,950 589,014 62,936 9.7
March 1992 645,262 582,358 62,904 9.7
February 1992 645,193 582,401 62,792 9.7
January 1992 645,229 582,621 62,608 9.7
December 1991 637,677 575,299 62,378 9.8
November 1991 637,996 575,861 62,135 9.7
October 1991 638,545 576,609 61,936 9.7
September 1991 639,357 577,524 61,833 9.7
August 1991 640,390 578,565 61,825 9.7
July 1991 641,560 579,716 61,844 9.6
June 1991 642,763 581,004 61,759 9.6
May 1991 643,863 582,452 61,411 9.5
April 1991 644,718 584,023 60,695 9.4
March 1991 645,255 585,662 59,593 9.2
February 1991 645,496 587,352 58,144 9.0
January 1991 645,467 589,041 56,426 8.7
December 1990 652,235 597,635 54,600 8.4
November 1990 651,826 599,054 52,772 8.1
October 1990 651,267 600,295 50,972 7.8
September 1990 650,605 601,375 49,230 7.6
August 1990 649,879 602,339 47,540 7.3
July 1990 649,143 603,268 45,875 7.1
June 1990 648,397 604,296 44,101 6.8
May 1990 647,628 605,249 42,379 6.5
April 1990 647,066 606,160 40,906 6.3
March 1990 646,657 606,799 39,858 6.2
February 1990 646,602 606,827 39,775 6.2
January 1990 646,672 606,711 39,961 6.2

*Subject to approval by the Bureau of Labor Statistics

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