Local Area Unemployment Statistics: Beginning 1976

Dataset

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Data: JSON 100 Rows
Data: CSV 100 Rows
Host data.ny.gov
Id 5hyu-bdh8
Name Local Area Unemployment Statistics: Beginning 1976
Attribution New York State Department of Labor
Category Economic Development
Tags labor force, employed, unemployed, unemployment rate
Created 2013-02-15T19:41:33Z
Publication Date 2017-04-20T22:26:06Z

Description

The Local Area Unemployment Statistics program estimates labor force statistics (labor force, employed, unemployment, unemployment rate) for New York State civilian labor force aged 16 and up. Areas covered include, New York State, New York City, Balance of State, Metropolitan Statistical Areas, Counties, Labor Market Regions, Workforce Investment Board Areas, and cities and towns with populations of 25,000 or more. Data are not seasonally adjusted. Civilian labor force data do not include military, prison inmate, or other institutional populations.

Columns

| Included | Schema Type    | Field Name        | Name              | Data Type | Render Type |
| ======== | ============== | ================= | ================= | ========= | =========== |
| Yes      | series tag     | area              | Area              | text      | text        |
| No       |                | year              | Year              | number    | number      |
| No       |                | month             | Month             | number    | number      |
| Yes      | numeric metric | laborforce        | Labor Force       | number    | number      |
| Yes      | numeric metric | employed          | Employed          | number    | number      |
| Yes      | numeric metric | unemployed        | Unemployed        | number    | number      |
| Yes      | numeric metric | unemployment_rate | Unemployment Rate | percent   | percent     |

Time Field

Value = year-month
Format & Zone = yyyy-MM

Series Fields

Excluded Fields = year,month

Data Commands

series e:5hyu-bdh8 d:2017-01-01T00:00:00.000Z t:area="New York State" m:unemployed=469900 m:laborforce=9498800 m:unemployment_rate=4.9 m:employed=9028900

series e:5hyu-bdh8 d:2017-02-01T00:00:00.000Z t:area="New York State" m:unemployed=481700 m:laborforce=9558000 m:unemployment_rate=5 m:employed=9076300

series e:5hyu-bdh8 d:2017-03-01T00:00:00.000Z t:area="New York State" m:unemployed=420400 m:laborforce=9616600 m:unemployment_rate=4.4 m:employed=9196300

Meta Commands

metric m:laborforce p:long l:"Labor Force" d:"Employed plus Unemployed" t:dataTypeName=number

metric m:employed p:long l:Employed t:dataTypeName=number

metric m:unemployed p:long l:Unemployed t:dataTypeName=number

metric m:unemployment_rate p:float l:"Unemployment Rate" t:dataTypeName=percent

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Top Records

| area           | year | month | laborforce | employed | unemployed | unemployment_rate | 
| ============== | ==== | ===== | ========== | ======== | ========== | ================= | 
| New York State | 2017 | 1     | 9498800    | 9028900  | 469900     | 4.9               | 
| New York State | 2017 | 2     | 9558000    | 9076300  | 481700     | 5                 | 
| New York State | 2017 | 3     | 9616600    | 9196300  | 420400     | 4.4               | 
| New York State | 2016 | 1     | 9575600    | 9065700  | 509900     | 5.3               | 
| New York State | 2016 | 2     | 9638900    | 9127100  | 511800     | 5.3               | 
| New York State | 2016 | 3     | 9650200    | 9161600  | 488600     | 5.1               | 
| New York State | 2016 | 4     | 9577000    | 9137600  | 439400     | 4.6               | 
| New York State | 2016 | 5     | 9566700    | 9152000  | 414700     | 4.3               | 
| New York State | 2016 | 6     | 9644700    | 9189200  | 455400     | 4.7               | 
| New York State | 2016 | 7     | 9696800    | 9208800  | 488000     | 5                 |