ESSEX COUNTY

Laborforce, Employment and Unemployment
(not seasonally adjusted)

Month Year Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployment Rate
08 2021 421168 396179 24989 5.9
07 2021 421296 395182 26114 6.2
06 2021 420945 395411 25534 6.1
05 2021 418406 395007 23399 5.6
04 2021 421391 393149 28242 6.7
03 2021 422179 391003 31176 7.4
02 2021 423600 389434 34166 8.1
01 2021 421396 386520 34876 8.3

 

Annual Year Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployment Rate
Average 2020 414660 374075 40585 9.8
Average 2019 426042 412856 13186 3.1
Average 2018 424956 409929 15027 3.5
Average 2017 417019 400796 16223 3.9
Average 2016 410541 393604 16937 4.1
Average 2015 407752 387410 20342 5.0
Average 2014 405200 380964 24236 6.0
Average 2013 399708 371862 27846 7.0
Average 2012 397902 369616 28286 7.1
Average 2011 394218 364245 29973 7.6
Average 2010 392023 358919 33104 8.4

 

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