New Bedford

Laborforce, Employment and Unemployment
(not seasonally adjusted)

Month Year Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployment Rate
08 2021 47011 43164 3847 8.2
07 2021 47240 43364 3876 8.2
06 2021 47586 43835 3751 7.9
05 2021 47159 43671 3488 7.4
04 2021 47505 43266 4239 8.9
03 2021 47476 42639 4837 10.2
02 2021 47475 42149 5326 11.2
01 2021 47233 41945 5288 11.2

 

Annual Year Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployment Rate
Average 2020 46998 40817 6181 13.2
Average 2019 47587 45059 2528 5.3
Average 2018 47618 44657 2961 6.2
Average 2017 47275 44106 3169 6.7
Average 2016 46791 43504 3287 7.0
Average 2015 46899 42969 3930 8.4
Average 2014 47094 42336 4758 10.1
Average 2013 47074 41323 5751 12.2
Average 2012 47019 41445 5574 11.9
Average 2011 46499 40868 5631 12.1
Average 2010 46503 40489 6014 12.9

 

Occupational Wage Data

is available for this area. Download an csv file with the data

 

Cities and Towns in

This workforce product was funded by a grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Labor's Employment and Training Administration. Learn more..

Contact Us

Address

Department of Unemployment Assistance, Economic Research Department
19 Staniford Street, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA 02114

Phone