Employment Data

2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
January 5.0% 6.2% 7.4% 8.8% 8.9%
February 5.0% 6.0% 7.6% 8.3% 9.1%
March 4.70% 5.4% 7.1% 7.6% 8.5%
April 4.2% 5.0% 6.1% 7.1% 7.9%
May 4.0% 5.1% 6.4% 7.6% 8.3%
June 4.5% 4.9% 6.4% 8.0% 8.6%
July 4.9% 5.0% 6.6% 8.0% 8.8%
August 4.8% 4.6% 6.3% 7.9% 8.3%
September 4.7% 4.3% 5.7% 7.7% 7.6%
October 4.6% 4.5% 5.8% 7.9% 7.9%
November 4.1% 4.7% 5.9% 7.3% 7.6%
December 3.8% 4.5% 5.5% 6.8% 7.9%
Average 4.5% 5.0% 6.4% 7.7% 8.3%



2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
January 58.0 72.2 84.3 99.6 99.6
February 58.5 70.5 87.5 94.0 102.2
March 55.5 62.8 82.3 85.5 96.1
April 49.5 58.3 69.6 80.6 96.1
May 46.4 59.0 73.7 85.7 87.7
June 52.8 57.2 73.3 91.5 93.0
July 56.9 57.7 76.2 91.9 97.0
August 56.0 53.6 72.1 90.0 99.1
September 54.7 49.7 65.6 87.3 85.4
October 53.5 52.6 67.4 90.3 89.7
November 48.0 54.3 68.5 83.6 85.6
December 44.1 52.6 63.0 77.2 89.5
Average 52.8 58.4 73.6 88.1 93.4


Source: NYS Department of Labor: Labor Statistics