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Providence County Labor Force Statistics
Not Seasonally Adjusted
1990 - Present
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Month

Year

   Labor
   Force

   Employed

  Unemployed

Unemployment
Rate
July 2015 329,872 309,120 20,752 6.3
June 2015 326,904 307,113 19,791 6.1
May 2015 322,716 302,551 20,165 6.2
April 2015 320,282 300,809 19,473 6.1
March 2015 320,722 297,437 23,285 7.3
February 2015 318,407 295,006 23,401 7.3
January 2015 319,498 294,726 24,772 7.8
Annual Average 2014 322,238 295,871 26,367 8.2
December 2014 319,164 297,865 21,299 6.7
November 2014 321,376 299,144 22,232 6.9
October 2014 320,594 298,226 22,368 7.0
September 2014 321,841 298,111 23,730 7.4
August 2014 325,627 299,302 26,325 8.1
July 2014 327,090 299,435 27,655 8.5
June 2014 324,637 299,007 25,630 7.9
May 2014 321,639 294,790 26,849 8.3
April 2014 320,687 293,458 27,229 8.5
March 2014 320,842 290,871 29,971 9.3
February 2014 321,306 290,463 30,843 9.6
January 2014 322,055 289,778 32,277 10.0
Annual Average 2013 324,698 292,716 31,982 9.8
December 2013 323,583 294,985 28,598 8.8
November 2013 325,733 296,451 29,282 9.0
October 2013 324,567 295,211 29,356 9.0
September 2013 324,569 294,453 30,116 9.3
August 2013 327,294 295,091 32,203 9.8
July 2013 328,406 295,041 33,365 10.2
June 2013 326,323 295,072 31,251 9.6
May 2013 322,265 290,426 31,839 9.9
April 2013 321,984 290,042 31,942 9.9
March 2013 322,855 288,670 34,185 10.6
February 2013 323,769 288,665 35,104 10.8
January 2013 325,031 288,485 36,546 11.2
Annual Average 2012 325,524 289,737 35,787 11.0
December 2012 326,640 294,231 32,409 9.9
November 2012 327,604 294,742 32,862 10.0
October 2012 326,581 293,715 32,866 10.1
September 2012 326,536 292,786 33,750 10.3
August 2012 328,869 292,947 35,922 10.9
July 2012 329,323 291,892 37,431 11.4
June 2012 326,873 291,444 35,429 10.8
May 2012 322,820 286,859 35,961 11.1
April 2012 321,939 286,199 35,740 11.1
March 2012 322,298 284,354 37,944 11.8
February 2012 323,200 284,259 38,941 12.0
January 2012 323,608 283,414 40,194 12.4
Annual Average 2011 326,416 288,045 38,371 11.8
December 2011 324,640 288,358 36,282 11.2
November 2011 326,678 290,035 36,643 11.2
October 2011 325,804 289,279 36,525 11.2
September 2011 325,443 288,497 36,946 11.4
August 2011 329,046 289,888 39,158 11.9
July 2011 330,621 290,421 40,200 12.2
June 2011 328,180 290,583 37,597 11.5
May 2011 324,588 286,735 37,853 11.7
April 2011 324,919 287,175 37,744 11.6
March 2011 324,870 285,085 39,785 12.2
February 2011 325,545 285,213 40,332 12.4
January 2011 326,652 285,265 41,387 12.7
Annual Average 2010 328,844 289,870 38,974 11.9
December 2010 327,790 290,234 37,556 11.5
November 2010 329,481 291,848 37,633 11.4
October 2010 328,306 291,120 37,186 11.3
September 2010 328,702 291,004 37,698 11.5
August 2010 333,260 293,270 39,990 12.0
July 2010 333,791 293,072 40,719 12.2
June 2010 330,469 292,170 38,299 11.6
May 2010 327,193 288,505 38,688 11.8
April 2010 326,766 288,336 38,430 11.8
March 2010 326,393 286,510 39,883 12.2
February 2010 326,745 286,331 40,414 12.4
January 2010 327,220 286,034 41,186 12.6
Annual Average 2009 326,783 288,048 38,735 11.9
December 2009 325,575 288,626 36,949 11.3
November 2009 327,146 289,885 37,261 11.4
October 2009 326,041 288,646 37,395 11.5
September 2009 326,041 287,814 38,227 11.7
August 2009 329,166 289,046 40,120 12.2
July 2009 330,884 289,476 41,408 12.5
June 2009 328,841 289,618 39,223 11.9
May 2009 325,308 286,104 39,204 12.1
April 2009 325,299 286,396 38,903 12.0
March 2009 325,224 285,663 39,561 12.2
February 2009 326,041 287,229 38,812 11.9
January 2009 325,831 288,071 37,760 11.6
Annual Average 2008 327,491 300,024 27,467 8.4
December 2008 327,595 295,460 32,135 9.8
November 2008 328,609 298,018 30,591 9.3
October 2008 327,581 298,268 29,313 8.9
September 2008 327,412 298,932 28,480 8.7
August 2008 330,476 300,797 29,679 9.0
July 2008 331,334 301,725 29,609 8.9
June 2008 329,247 302,789 26,458 8.0
May 2008 325,406 300,002 25,404 7.8
April 2008 325,199 301,042 24,157 7.4
March 2008 325,144 300,180 24,964 7.7
February 2008 325,511 301,121 24,390 7.5
January 2008 326,369 301,949 24,420 7.5
Annual Average 2007 328,144 309,733 18,411 5.6
December 2007 327,561 308,105 19,456 5.9
November 2007 328,463 310,134 18,329 5.6
October 2007 327,801 309,668 18,133 5.5
September 2007 327,786 309,728 18,058 5.5
August 2007 331,212 311,503 19,709 6.0
July 2007 332,652 312,553 20,099 6.0
June 2007 330,084 312,769 17,315 5.2
May 2007 326,135 309,188 16,947 5.2
April 2007 325,834 309,054 16,780 5.1
March 2007 325,832 307,827 18,005 5.5
February 2007 326,745 308,065 18,680 5.7
January 2007 327,620 308,196 19,424 5.9
Annual Average 2006 327,711 310,272 17,439 5.3
December 2006 329,282 314,088 15,194 4.6
November 2006 330,102 314,900 15,202 4.6
October 2006 328,737 313,527 15,210 4.6
September 2006 327,975 312,347 15,628 4.8
August 2006 330,785 312,788 17,997 5.4
July 2006 331,612 312,396 19,216 5.8
June 2006 330,005 312,417 17,588 5.3
May 2006 325,518 308,300 17,218 5.3
April 2006 325,317 308,304 17,013 5.2
March 2006 324,234 305,533 18,701 5.8
February 2006 324,245 304,671 19,574 6.0
January 2006 324,713 303,989 20,724 6.4
Annual Average 2005 323,279 305,663 17,616 5.4
December 2005 325,829 309,428 16,401 5.0
November 2005 326,636 310,535 16,101 4.9
October 2005 325,265 309,086 16,179 5.0
September 2005 324,819 308,312 16,507 5.1
August 2005 327,765 309,365 18,400 5.6
July 2005 328,394 308,997 19,397 5.9
June 2005 325,337 307,835 17,502 5.4
May 2005 320,278 303,311 16,967 5.3
April 2005 319,485 302,689 16,796 5.3
March 2005 318,458 299,954 18,504 5.8
February 2005 318,418 299,561 18,857 5.9
January 2005 318,667 298,882 19,785 6.2
Annual Average 2004 319,368 301,529 17,839 5.6
December 2004 319,958 304,420 15,538 4.9
November 2004 320,727 305,493 15,234 4.7
October 2004 319,528 304,333 15,195 4.8
September 2004 319,077 303,190 15,887 5.0
August 2004 322,333 304,113 18,220 5.7
July 2004 323,663 304,117 19,546 6.0
June 2004 321,212 303,417 17,795 5.5
May 2004 317,141 299,569 17,572 5.5
April 2004 317,061 298,629 18,432 5.8
March 2004 316,447 296,856 19,591 6.2
February 2004 317,087 297,135 19,952 6.3
January 2004 318,184 297,076 21,108 6.6
Annual Average 2003 320,539 301,684 18,855 5.9
December 2003 319,623 302,952 16,671 5.2
November 2003 321,003 304,364 16,639 5.2
October 2003 320,452 303,503 16,949 5.3
September 2003 320,551 303,039 17,512 5.5
August 2003 323,826 304,288 19,538 6.0
July 2003 325,227 304,590 20,637 6.3
June 2003 323,396 304,532 18,864 5.8
May 2003 318,886 300,532 18,354 5.8
April 2003 318,258 300,009 18,249 5.7
March 2003 318,023 297,760 20,263 6.4
February 2003 318,212 297,513 20,699 6.5
January 2003 319,002 297,122 21,880 6.9
Annual Average 2002 314,031 296,897 17,134 5.5
December 2002 318,281 301,509 16,772 5.3
November 2002 317,917 301,864 16,053 5.0
October 2002 316,066 300,184 15,882 5.0
September 2002 315,361 299,202 16,159 5.1
August 2002 317,424 299,641 17,783 5.6
July 2002 317,258 298,940 18,318 5.8
June 2002 315,159 298,491 16,668 5.3
May 2002 310,537 294,356 16,181 5.2
April 2002 309,892 293,844 16,048 5.2
March 2002 309,624 292,015 17,609 5.7
February 2002 310,040 291,727 18,313 5.9
January 2002 310,822 290,996 19,826 6.4
Annual Average 2001 310,556 294,798 15,758 5.1
December 2001 310,906 296,176 14,730 4.7
November 2001 311,372 296,656 14,716 4.7
October 2001 310,648 295,722 14,926 4.8
September 2001 310,470 295,401 15,069 4.9
August 2001 313,473 296,584 16,889 5.4
July 2001 314,344 296,594 17,750 5.6
June 2001 312,460 296,490 15,970 5.1
May 2001 308,003 292,864 15,139 4.9
April 2001 307,950 293,335 14,615 4.7
March 2001 308,564 292,238 16,326 5.3
February 2001 308,834 292,801 16,033 5.2
January 2001 309,641 292,711 16,930 5.5
Annual Average 2000 309,746 296,002 13,744 4.4
December 2000 310,558 298,560 11,998 3.9
November 2000 311,299 299,365 11,934 3.8
October 2000 310,216 297,982 12,234 3.9
September 2000 309,609 296,946 12,663 4.1
August 2000 312,298 297,796 14,502 4.6
July 2000 313,588 298,232 15,356 4.9
June 2000 312,068 298,189 13,879 4.4
May 2000 307,841 294,694 13,147 4.3
April 2000 307,060 294,504 12,556 4.1
March 2000 306,531 292,307 14,224 4.6
February 2000 307,400 291,846 15,554 5.1
January 2000 308,485 291,600 16,885 5.5
Annual Average 1999 306,002 291,948 14,054 4.6
December 1999 308,751 296,723 12,028 3.9
November 1999 309,375 297,315 12,060 3.9
October 1999 308,039 295,587 12,452 4.0
September 1999 306,339 293,109 13,230 4.3
August 1999 307,786 293,566 14,220 4.6
July 1999 308,231 292,940 15,291 5.0
June 1999 306,671 292,712 13,959 4.6
May 1999 302,900 289,808 13,092 4.3
April 1999 302,817 289,769 13,048 4.3
March 1999 302,874 287,942 14,932 4.9
February 1999 303,249 287,294 15,955 5.3
January 1999 305,001 286,615 18,386 6.0
Annual Average 1998 304,408 288,970 15,438 5.1
December 1998 306,225 293,270 12,955 4.2
November 1998 307,001 294,122 12,879 4.2
October 1998 305,599 291,983 13,616 4.5
September 1998 304,720 290,395 14,325 4.7
August 1998 306,299 290,929 15,370 5.0
July 1998 306,710 290,633 16,077 5.2
June 1998 304,953 289,829 15,124 5.0
May 1998 301,378 286,480 14,898 4.9
April 1998 301,298 285,997 15,301 5.1
March 1998 302,004 284,593 17,411 5.8
February 1998 302,774 284,881 17,893 5.9
January 1998 303,934 284,533 19,401 6.4
Annual Average 1997 301,806 284,915 16,891 5.6
December 1997 304,754 290,276 14,478 4.8
November 1997 305,516 290,808 14,708 4.8
October 1997 304,590 289,170 15,420 5.1
September 1997 303,656 287,885 15,771 5.2
August 1997 304,524 287,581 16,943 5.6
July 1997 305,188 286,942 18,246 6.0
June 1997 302,495 285,722 16,773 5.5
May 1997 298,017 281,954 16,063 5.4
April 1997 297,455 281,413 16,042 5.4
March 1997 298,047 279,683 18,364 6.2
February 1997 298,240 278,945 19,295 6.5
January 1997 299,183 278,595 20,588 6.9
Annual Average 1996 296,435 278,960 17,475 5.9
December 1996 299,783 284,580 15,203 5.1
November 1996 300,304 285,178 15,126 5.0
October 1996 298,584 282,912 15,672 5.2
September 1996 297,901 281,531 16,370 5.5
August 1996 298,287 281,418 16,869 5.7
July 1996 297,743 279,781 17,962 6.0
June 1996 296,910 280,045 16,865 5.7
May 1996 292,946 276,287 16,659 5.7
April 1996 292,431 275,460 16,971 5.8
March 1996 293,535 274,178 19,357 6.6
February 1996 294,426 273,714 20,712 7.0
January 1996 294,375 272,439 21,936 7.5
Annual Average 1995 295,210 275,133 20,077 6.8
December 1995 295,412 278,614 16,798 5.7
November 1995 296,189 279,497 16,692 5.6
October 1995 295,479 277,986 17,493 5.9
September 1995 295,025 276,384 18,641 6.3
August 1995 297,030 277,379 19,651 6.6
July 1995 296,996 275,703 21,293 7.2
June 1995 295,908 275,683 20,225 6.8
May 1995 291,724 271,999 19,725 6.8
April 1995 292,973 272,704 20,269 6.9
March 1995 293,916 271,629 22,287 7.6
February 1995 295,381 272,078 23,303 7.9
January 1995 296,484 271,935 24,549 8.3
Annual Average 1994 297,656 275,866 21,790 7.3
December 1994 296,867 278,171 18,696 6.3
November 1994 298,209 279,335 18,874 6.3
October 1994 297,408 277,349 20,059 6.7
September 1994 296,466 275,835 20,631 7.0
August 1994 299,201 277,625 21,576 7.2
July 1994 299,764 276,909 22,855 7.6
June 1994 298,807 277,163 21,644 7.2
May 1994 294,660 273,686 20,974 7.1
April 1994 295,086 274,055 21,031 7.1
March 1994 296,471 272,865 23,606 8.0
February 1994 298,426 273,481 24,945 8.4
January 1994 300,502 273,917 26,585 8.8
Annual Average 1993 303,046 278,356 24,690 8.1
December 1993 302,397 280,504 21,893 7.2
November 1993 303,823 281,275 22,548 7.4
October 1993 303,569 280,176 23,393 7.7
September 1993 303,014 279,425 23,589 7.8
August 1993 304,934 281,084 23,850 7.8
July 1993 305,718 281,073 24,645 8.1
June 1993 304,813 280,446 24,367 8.0
May 1993 300,636 276,511 24,125 8.0
April 1993 300,729 275,853 24,876 8.3
March 1993 300,249 274,187 26,062 8.7
February 1993 302,582 274,770 27,812 9.2
January 1993 304,082 274,968 29,114 9.6
Annual Average 1992 306,450 277,743 28,707 9.4
December 1992 307,329 281,965 25,364 8.3
November 1992 308,173 282,849 25,324 8.2
October 1992 307,968 281,219 26,749 8.7
September 1992 307,446 279,105 28,341 9.2
August 1992 307,866 279,836 28,030 9.1
July 1992 309,233 280,127 29,106 9.4
June 1992 308,478 279,453 29,025 9.4
May 1992 304,111 275,676 28,435 9.4
April 1992 304,846 275,992 28,854 9.5
March 1992 303,035 272,096 30,939 10.2
February 1992 304,119 272,209 31,910 10.5
January 1992 304,798 272,389 32,409 10.6
Annual Average 1991 302,593 275,080 27,513 9.1
December 1991 301,868 275,052 26,816 8.9
November 1991 303,018 276,406 26,612 8.8
October 1991 302,740 275,156 27,584 9.1
September 1991 301,840 274,160 27,680 9.2
August 1991 302,962 275,762 27,200 9.0
July 1991 303,183 275,523 27,660 9.1
June 1991 303,609 276,497 27,112 8.9
May 1991 300,028 273,443 26,585 8.9
April 1991 300,783 274,433 26,350 8.8
March 1991 302,194 273,610 28,584 9.5
February 1991 303,895 274,952 28,943 9.5
January 1991 304,994 275,964 29,030 9.5
Annual Average 1990 307,415 286,340 21,075 6.9
December 1990 309,667 286,730 22,937 7.4
November 1990 310,131 288,061 22,070 7.1
October 1990 309,771 287,581 22,190 7.2
September 1990 309,127 286,840 22,287 7.2
August 1990 308,979 287,510 21,469 6.9
July 1990 309,406 287,049 22,357 7.2
June 1990 308,635 288,115 20,520 6.6
May 1990 303,829 284,624 19,205 6.3
April 1990 303,684 284,718 18,966 6.2
March 1990 302,639 284,257 18,382 6.1
February 1990 305,953 284,956 20,997 6.9
January 1990 307,151 285,637 21,514 7.0

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