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Greater Rhode Island WIA Labor Force Statistics
Not Seasonally Adjusted
1998 - Present
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Month

Year

   Labor
   Force

   Employed

  Unemployed

Unemployment
Rate
March 2015 423,438 395,037 28,401 6.7
February 2015 421,480 392,598 28,882 6.9
January 2015 422,518 392,195 30,323 7.2
Annual Average 2014 425,783 394,282 31,501 7.4
December 2014 422,461 396,928 25,533 6.0
November 2014 425,049 398,577 26,472 6.2
October 2014 424,008 397,675 26,333 6.2
September 2014 425,376 397,488 27,888 6.6
August 2014 430,987 399,973 31,014 7.2
July 2014 432,434 400,045 32,389 7.5
June 2014 428,325 398,360 29,965 7.0
May 2014 423,956 392,186 31,770 7.5
April 2014 423,497 390,874 32,623 7.7
March 2014 423,501 386,997 36,504 8.6
February 2014 424,453 386,520 37,933 8.9
January 2014 425,342 385,759 39,583 9.3
Annual Average 2013 428,374 389,989 38,385 9.0
December 2013 427,482 392,872 34,610 8.1
November 2013 430,051 394,714 35,337 8.2
October 2013 428,132 393,176 34,956 8.2
September 2013 427,975 392,305 35,670 8.3
August 2013 432,261 393,938 38,323 8.9
July 2013 433,419 394,124 39,295 9.1
June 2013 429,694 393,158 36,536 8.5
May 2013 424,650 386,838 37,812 8.9
April 2013 424,704 386,252 38,452 9.1
March 2013 425,779 384,184 41,595 9.8
February 2013 427,429 384,232 43,197 10.1
January 2013 428,912 384,080 44,832 10.5
Annual Average 2012 428,912 385,846 43,066 10.0
December 2012 430,609 391,373 39,236 9.1
November 2012 431,557 392,004 39,553 9.2
October 2012 430,173 390,925 39,248 9.1
September 2012 430,195 390,134 40,061 9.3
August 2012 433,570 390,748 42,822 9.9
July 2012 433,975 389,640 44,335 10.2
June 2012 430,186 388,380 41,806 9.7
May 2012 424,923 382,037 42,886 10.1
April 2012 423,949 380,887 43,062 10.2
March 2012 424,831 378,493 46,338 10.9
February 2012 426,395 378,395 48,000 11.3
January 2012 426,591 377,141 49,450 11.6
Annual Average 2011 430,903 384,385 46,518 10.8
December 2011 428,714 384,649 44,065 10.3
November 2011 430,656 386,583 44,073 10.2
October 2011 429,094 385,500 43,594 10.2
September 2011 429,187 385,164 44,023 10.3
August 2011 434,404 387,621 46,783 10.8
July 2011 436,178 388,490 47,688 10.9
June 2011 432,875 388,154 44,721 10.3
May 2011 428,428 382,808 45,620 10.6
April 2011 428,724 382,826 45,898 10.7
March 2011 429,543 380,081 49,462 11.5
February 2011 430,873 380,273 50,600 11.7
January 2011 432,159 380,468 51,691 12.0
Annual Average 2010 436,352 388,536 47,816 11.0
December 2010 434,975 389,058 45,917 10.6
November 2010 436,893 391,216 45,677 10.5
October 2010 434,993 390,153 44,840 10.3
September 2010 435,790 390,377 45,413 10.4
August 2010 441,716 393,368 48,348 10.9
July 2010 442,688 393,581 49,107 11.1
June 2010 438,362 391,999 46,363 10.6
May 2010 433,855 386,693 47,162 10.9
April 2010 433,825 386,083 47,742 11.0
March 2010 433,644 383,371 50,273 11.6
February 2010 434,401 383,346 51,055 11.8
January 2010 435,082 383,188 51,894 11.9
Annual Average 2009 445,836 398,516 47,320 10.6
December 2009 445,228 398,812 46,416 10.4
November 2009 446,400 400,566 45,834 10.3
October 2009 444,272 399,191 45,081 10.1
September 2009 443,966 398,513 45,453 10.2
August 2009 448,973 400,899 48,074 10.7
July 2009 450,534 401,566 48,968 10.9
June 2009 447,707 401,177 46,530 10.4
May 2009 442,465 395,740 46,725 10.6
April 2009 443,749 395,797 47,952 10.8
March 2009 444,339 394,848 49,491 11.1
February 2009 445,915 396,921 48,994 11.0
January 2009 446,480 398,160 48,320 10.8
Annual Average 2008 448,639 415,016 33,623 7.5
December 2008 448,597 408,360 40,237 9.0
November 2008 449,761 411,875 37,886 8.4
October 2008 447,977 412,559 35,418 7.9
September 2008 447,798 413,771 34,027 7.6
August 2008 452,607 417,101 35,506 7.8
July 2008 453,660 418,506 35,154 7.7
June 2008 450,491 419,374 31,117 6.9
May 2008 445,023 414,926 30,097 6.8
April 2008 445,528 415,976 29,552 6.6
March 2008 446,002 414,623 31,379 7.0
February 2008 447,333 415,950 31,383 7.0
January 2008 448,892 417,167 31,725 7.1
Annual Average 2007 451,274 428,846 22,428 5.0
December 2007 450,697 426,212 24,485 5.4
November 2007 451,647 429,014 22,633 5.0
October 2007 450,104 428,646 21,458 4.8
September 2007 450,151 429,183 20,968 4.7
August 2007 455,441 432,355 23,086 5.1
July 2007 457,213 433,782 23,431 5.1
June 2007 453,779 433,553 20,226 4.5
May 2007 448,004 427,881 20,123 4.5
April 2007 447,789 427,405 20,384 4.6
March 2007 448,795 425,738 23,057 5.1
February 2007 450,282 426,037 24,245 5.4
January 2007 451,315 426,289 25,026 5.5
Annual Average 2006 450,190 428,959 21,231 4.7
December 2006 452,759 433,786 18,973 4.2
November 2006 453,311 434,751 18,560 4.1
October 2006 451,288 433,214 18,074 4.0
September 2006 450,669 432,097 18,572 4.1
August 2006 454,959 433,457 21,502 4.7
July 2006 455,524 433,021 22,503 4.9
June 2006 452,728 432,389 20,339 4.5
May 2006 446,195 426,057 20,138 4.5
April 2006 446,474 425,843 20,631 4.6
March 2006 445,664 422,007 23,657 5.3
February 2006 446,075 420,860 25,215 5.7
January 2006 446,629 420,053 26,576 6.0
Annual Average 2005 444,905 423,474 21,431 4.8
December 2005 448,619 428,255 20,364 4.5
November 2005 449,133 429,713 19,420 4.3
October 2005 447,229 428,024 19,205 4.3
September 2005 446,760 427,407 19,353 4.3
August 2005 451,491 429,600 21,891 4.8
July 2005 451,657 429,090 22,567 5.0
June 2005 447,330 426,924 20,406 4.6
May 2005 439,910 420,112 19,798 4.5
April 2005 439,020 419,000 20,020 4.6
March 2005 438,918 415,169 23,749 5.4
February 2005 439,406 414,631 24,775 5.6
January 2005 439,345 413,689 25,656 5.8
Annual Average 2004 439,127 417,349 21,778 5.0
December 2004 440,156 420,989 19,167 4.4
November 2004 441,092 422,473 18,619 4.2
October 2004 439,154 421,074 18,080 4.1
September 2004 438,657 419,952 18,705 4.3
August 2004 443,612 421,932 21,680 4.9
July 2004 444,888 422,078 22,810 5.1
June 2004 441,383 420,361 21,022 4.8
May 2004 435,324 414,408 20,916 4.8
April 2004 435,678 412,922 22,756 5.2
March 2004 435,366 410,402 24,964 5.7
February 2004 436,397 410,785 25,612 5.9
January 2004 437,704 410,740 26,964 6.2
Annual Average 2003 440,784 418,250 22,534 5.1
December 2003 440,019 419,471 20,548 4.7
November 2003 441,291 421,450 19,841 4.5
October 2003 440,281 420,606 19,675 4.5
September 2003 440,616 420,354 20,262 4.6
August 2003 445,763 422,874 22,889 5.1
July 2003 447,088 423,414 23,674 5.3
June 2003 444,483 422,675 21,808 4.9
May 2003 437,692 416,583 21,109 4.8
April 2003 437,273 415,535 21,738 5.0
March 2003 437,693 412,399 25,294 5.8
February 2003 438,294 412,084 26,210 6.0
January 2003 438,947 411,587 27,360 6.2
Annual Average 2002 432,723 411,974 20,749 4.8
December 2002 438,377 417,971 20,406 4.7
November 2002 438,178 418,476 19,702 4.5
October 2002 435,529 416,469 19,060 4.4
September 2002 434,445 415,392 19,053 4.4
August 2002 438,088 416,646 21,442 4.9
July 2002 437,579 415,779 21,800 5.0
June 2002 434,355 414,581 19,774 4.6
May 2002 427,544 408,302 19,242 4.5
April 2002 426,688 407,322 19,366 4.5
March 2002 426,718 404,824 21,894 5.1
February 2002 427,480 404,431 23,049 5.4
January 2002 427,645 403,455 24,190 5.7
Annual Average 2001 427,359 408,817 18,542 4.3
December 2001 428,221 410,659 17,562 4.1
November 2001 428,866 411,342 17,524 4.1
October 2001 427,454 410,283 17,171 4.0
September 2001 427,227 410,066 17,161 4.0
August 2001 431,549 412,168 19,381 4.5
July 2001 432,463 412,307 20,156 4.7
June 2001 429,398 411,515 17,883 4.2
May 2001 422,942 405,868 17,074 4.0
April 2001 423,204 406,229 16,975 4.0
March 2001 424,528 404,640 19,888 4.7
February 2001 425,821 405,402 20,419 4.8
January 2001 426,578 405,303 21,275 5.0
Annual Average 2000 427,070 410,387 16,683 3.9
December 2000 428,026 413,441 14,585 3.4
November 2000 429,138 414,552 14,586 3.4
October 2000 427,489 412,960 14,529 3.4
September 2000 426,873 411,837 15,036 3.5
August 2000 431,287 413,845 17,442 4.0
July 2000 432,625 414,615 18,010 4.2
June 2000 430,007 413,973 16,034 3.7
May 2000 424,048 408,463 15,585 3.7
April 2000 422,914 407,944 14,970 3.5
March 2000 422,948 404,920 18,028 4.3
February 2000 424,279 404,204 20,075 4.7
January 2000 425,194 403,890 21,304 5.0
Annual Average 1999 425,700 408,927 16,773 3.9
December 1999 428,944 414,488 14,456 3.4
November 1999 430,134 415,639 14,495 3.4
October 1999 428,947 414,223 14,724 3.4
September 1999 427,268 411,990 15,278 3.6
August 1999 430,889 414,032 16,857 3.9
July 1999 431,606 414,019 17,587 4.1
June 1999 427,831 412,415 15,416 3.6
May 1999 420,709 406,021 14,688 3.5
April 1999 419,936 404,726 15,210 3.6
March 1999 419,428 400,855 18,573 4.4
February 1999 420,549 399,898 20,651 4.9
January 1999 422,125 398,800 23,325 5.5
Annual Average 1998 420,695 402,120 18,575 4.4
December 1998 422,036 406,631 15,405 3.7
November 1998 423,606 408,225 15,381 3.6
October 1998 421,996 406,265 15,731 3.7
September 1998 421,318 405,279 16,039 3.8
August 1998 425,431 407,238 18,193 4.3
July 1998 426,198 407,622 18,576 4.4
June 1998 422,991 405,534 17,457 4.1
May 1998 416,274 398,867 17,407 4.2
April 1998 415,957 397,078 18,879 4.5
March 1998 416,094 394,271 21,823 5.2
February 1998 417,484 394,506 22,978 5.5
January 1998 418,927 393,903 25,024 6.0

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