Boston WDA

Laborforce, Employment and Unemployment
(not seasonally adjusted)

Month Year Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployment Rate
08 2021 393895 371759 22136 5.6
07 2021 394097 370559 23538 6.0
06 2021 391370 368820 22550 5.8
05 2021 386953 366715 20238 5.2
04 2021 388462 365168 23294 6.0
03 2021 387779 363500 24279 6.3
02 2021 389082 361838 27244 7.0
01 2021 388183 359242 28941 7.5

 

Annual Year Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployment Rate
Average 2020 385385 349846 35539 9.2
Average 2019 395296 384706 10590 2.7
Average 2018 391369 379372 11996 3.1
Average 2017 379732 366630 13102 3.5
Average 2016 369097 355631 13467 3.6
Average 2015 363162 347370 15792 4.3
Average 2014 357536 338880 18656 5.2
Average 2013 350382 329167 21215 6.1
Average 2012 347234 326193 21042 6.1
Average 2011 342252 320029 22223 6.5
Average 2010 338858 314177 24681 7.3

 

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