Labor force and unemployment
data is estimated each month. Information is produced on labor force, employment,
unemployment, and unemployment rates for the United States, the Commonwealth and
for each Labor Market Area (LMA), Workforce Investment Area (WIA), City and Town,
and County in Massachusetts. Use the query tool below to obtain Labor Force and
Unemployment data by area and time period.
NOTE TO DATA USERS: As of March 10, 2015 statewide unemployment rate and labor force estimates have been revised from 1976 through 2014.
As of April 22, 2015 local unemployment rates have been revised for 2010 through 2014. In addtion,
the 2010 Census NECTA and labor area delineations have been implemented resulting in changes to the geographic composition of sub-state areas.
Access 2010 area information and map
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