Barnstable Town MA Metropolitan NECTA

Laborforce, Employment and Unemployment
(not seasonally adjusted)

Month Year Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployment Rate
08 2021 135977 128874 7103 5.2
07 2021 138112 130747 7365 5.3
06 2021 132884 125819 7065 5.3
05 2021 125026 118368 6658 5.3
04 2021 121464 113119 8345 6.9
03 2021 119719 109660 10059 8.4
02 2021 119169 107780 11389 9.6
01 2021 118231 106954 11277 9.5

 

Annual Year Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployment Rate
Average 2020 119732 107708 12024 10.0
Average 2019 126315 121488 4827 3.8
Average 2018 126919 121605 5314 4.2
Average 2017 124893 119210 5683 4.6
Average 2016 123322 117358 5964 4.8
Average 2015 123201 115963 7238 5.9
Average 2014 123653 115145 8508 6.9
Average 2013 119633 110018 9615 8.0
Average 2012 119921 110101 9820 8.2
Average 2011 121191 110651 10540 8.7
Average 2010 122024 110613 11411 9.4

 

Current Employment Estimates
(not seasonally adjusted)

Industry Aug-2021 Jul-2021 Aug-2020 Net Change Prior Month Net Change Prior Year
Total nonfarm 113,800 116,100 104,300 -2,300 9,500
Total private 98,400 100,400 89,700 -2,000 8,700
Goods-producing 11,200 11,300 10,600 -100 600
Service-providing 102,600 104,800 93,700 -2,200 8,900
Private service-providing 87,200 89,100 79,100 -1,900 8,100
Mining, Logging, and Construction 7,400 7,500 7,100 -100 300
Manufacturing 3,800 3,800 3,500 0 300
Trade, transportation, and utilities 23,200 23,600 20,900 -400 2,300
Wholesale Trade 1,900 1,900 1,700 0 200
Retail trade 17,800 18,100 16,700 -300 1,100
Transportation, Warehousing and Utilities 3,500 3,600 2,500 -100 1,000
Information 1,100 1,100 1,200 0 -100
Financial activities 3,900 3,900 3,800 0 100
Professional and business services 10,200 10,400 9,900 -200 300
Education and health services 17,400 17,500 17,400 -100 0
Health care and social assistance 16,000 16,000 16,300 0 -300
Leisure and hospitality 26,900 28,100 21,700 -1,200 5,200
Other services 4,500 4,500 4,200 0 300
Government 15,400 15,700 14,600 -300 800
Federal 1,700 1,800 2,000 -100 -300
State government 2,800 2,800 2,700 0 100
Local government 10,900 11,100 9,900 -200 1,000

 

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