Labor Force and Unemployment Data

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  Geographic Area:  State
  Area: Massachusetts
  Time Frame:  Most Recent 13 Months
  Seasonally Adjusted Data

 Month Year Working Age Population Labor Force Employed UnemployedMassachusetts Unemployment Rate Massachusetts Laborforce Participation RateNational Unemployment Rate National Laborforce Participation Rate
 July   2017    3,697,500   3,536,900   160,700   4.3   66.4   4.3   62.9  
 June   2017   5,563,900 3,708,800   3,548,400   160,400   4.3   66.7   4.4   62.8  
 May   2017   5,560,500 3,711,100   3,555,800   155,300   4.2   66.7   4.3   62.7  
 April   2017   5,557,400 3,694,200   3,551,100   143,200   3.9   66.5   4.4   62.9  
 March   2017   5,554,400 3,661,200   3,529,900   131,300   3.6   65.9   4.5   63.0  
 February   2017   5,551,500 3,626,800   3,503,300   123,400   3.4   65.3   4.7   63.0  
 January   2017   5,548,800 3,599,300   3,485,500   113,800   3.2   64.9   4.8   62.9  
 December   2016   5,546,100 3,583,500   3,473,400   110,100   3.1   64.6   4.7   62.7  
 November   2016   5,543,300 3,584,500   3,472,200   112,300   3.1   64.7   4.6   62.6  
 October   2016   5,539,900 3,585,400   3,470,200   115,200   3.2   64.7   4.8   62.8  
 September   2016   5,536,300 3,586,100   3,467,400   118,800   3.3   64.8   4.9   62.9  
 August   2016   5,532,600 3,586,600   3,463,700   122,900   3.4   64.8   4.9   62.8  
 July   2016   5,529,000 3,586,900   3,459,100   127,700   3.6   64.9   4.9   62.8