Massachusetts Division of Unemployment Assistance Massachusetts Labor Force Data and National Unemployment Rate

Unemployment Rates in Percent

2022 - Seasonally Adjusted

Working Age Population Labor Force Employment Unemployed Massachusetts Rate National Rate
January 5723238 3766929 3586625 180304 4.8 4.0
February 5722286 3772543 3596655 175888 4.7 3.8
March 5721343 3775148 3614665 160483 4.3 3.6
April 5720260 3775748 3621676 154072 4.1 3.6

 

2022 - Seasonally Unadjusted

Working Age Population Labor Force Employment Unemployed Massachusetts Rate National Rate
January 5723238 3758139 3570161 187978 5.0 4.4
February 5722286 3759275 3599073 160202 4.3 4.1
March 5721343 3782622 3640154 142468 3.8 3.8
April 5720260 3721459 3597402 124057 3.3 3.3

 

Note: Labor force estimates are based upon time series models that use a combination of data from the Current Population Survey (CPS), the Current Employment Statistics (CES) survey and the Unemployment Insurance (UI) system. They also include seasonal and trend components.

Source: Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance; U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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