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Labor Force and Unemployment Data

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Selection Criteria 
   Cities and Towns in:  
New Bedford MA Metropolitan NECTA  
   Time Frame:  May 2018 
   Not Seasonally Adjusted Data 

 Area Labor Force Employed Unemployed Area Rate
 New Bedford MA Metropolitan NECTA 86,721   82,446   4,275   4.9  

 City or Town  Labor Force Employed Unemployed Rate
 Acushnet 6,326   6,063   263   4.2  
 Dartmouth 19,204   18,569   635   3.3  
 Fairhaven 9,776   9,379   397   4.1  
 Mattapoisett 3,288   3,181   107   3.3  
 New Bedford 48,126   45,253   2,873   6.0  
The labor force estimates for towns with 2010 Census population of less than 1,000 were produced using the BLS methodology, but are not official BLS estimates.
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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