LABFORCE Table

Employment and unemployment estimates reported from the Local Area Unemployment Statistics.

Source Data

National: https://www.bls.gov/cps/#data
State: https://www.bls.gov/lau/data.htm

Update Calendar

National: https://www.bls.gov/schedule/news_release/empsit.htm
State: https://www.bls.gov/schedule/news_release/laus.htm

WID Content

National:  http://data.widcenter.org/wfinfodb/national// LAB2126.DBF, LAB2126.TXT, WID2X.ZIP

State: http://data.widcenter.org/wfinfodb/national/laus.zip

Structure Changes
  • Ver. 2.6: None
  • Ver. 2.6.1: None
  • Ver. 2.7: Two new fields have been added for the civilian labor force participation rate and employment to population ratio.  Description of the field adjusted was revised to clarify that this flag is for seasonally adjusted data.