Copyright 2005 by the Wyoming Department of Employment, Research & Planning
WYOMING LABOR FORCE TRENDS
Vol. 42 No. 10

 

Wyoming County Unemployment Rates
by: David Bullard, Senior Economist

Almost all county unemployment rates followed their normal seasonal pattern and declined from July to August.

 
Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployment Rate
REGION Aug Jul Aug Aug Jul Aug Aug Jul Aug Aug Jul Aug
County 2005 2005 2004 2005 2005 2004 2005 2005 2004 2005 2005 2004
(p) (r) (b) (p) (r) (b) (p) (r) (b) (p) (r) (b)
                               
                               
NORTHWEST 46,566 47,465 46,845 44,806 45,500 45,118 1,760 1,965 1,727 3.8 4.1 3.7
Big Horn 5,349 5,385 5,621 5,127 5,145 5,393 222 240 228 4.2 4.5 4.1
Fremont 18,052 18,281 17,972 17,254 17,375 17,197 798 906 775 4.4 5.0 4.3
Hot Springs 2,422 2,488 2,458 2,337 2,392 2,382 85 96 76 3.5 3.9 3.1
Park 16,441 16,910 16,460 15,940 16,369 15,967 501 541 493 3.0 3.2 3.0
Washakie 4,302 4,401 4,334 4,148 4,219 4,179 154 182 155 3.6 4.1 3.6
                               
NORTHEAST 49,734 50,329 48,834 48,330 48,754 47,436 1,404 1,575 1,398 2.8 3.1 2.9
Campbell 23,310 23,593 22,617 22,736 22,949 21,993 574 644 624 2.5 2.7 2.8
Crook 3,499 3,523 3,573 3,405 3,421 3,474 94 102 99 2.7 2.9 2.8
Johnson 4,073 4,133 3,967 3,960 4,002 3,874 113 131 93 2.8 3.2 2.3
Sheridan 15,637 15,832 15,501 15,132 15,266 15,021 505 566 480 3.2 3.6 3.1
Weston 3,215 3,248 3,176 3,097 3,116 3,074 118 132 102 3.7 4.1 3.2
                               
SOUTHWEST 63,942 64,612 62,428 62,200 62,694 60,728 1,742 1,918 1,700 2.7 3.0 2.7
Lincoln 8,483 8,522 8,378 8,198 8,210 8,121 285 312 257 3.4 3.7 3.1
Sublette 5,151 5,196 4,970 5,063 5,094 4,876 88 102 94 1.7 2.0 1.9
Sweetwater 22,691 22,792 21,768 22,037 22,092 21,124 654 700 644 2.9 3.1 3.0
Teton 16,596 17,054 16,338 16,226 16,633 16,006 370 421 332 2.2 2.5 2.0
Uinta 11,021 11,048 10,974 10,676 10,665 10,601 345 383 373 3.1 3.5 3.4
                               
SOUTHEAST 72,678 73,951 72,856 70,005 71,057 70,124 2,673 2,894 2,732 3.7 3.9 3.7
Albany 18,846 19,081 19,078 18,285 18,470 18,515 561 611 563 3.0 3.2 3.0
Goshen 5,750 5,790 5,809 5,500 5,535 5,587 250 255 222 4.3 4.4 3.8
Laramie 42,690 43,639 42,586 41,060 41,856 40,852 1,630 1,783 1,734 3.8 4.1 4.1
Niobrara 1,195 1,202 1,198 1,155 1,154 1,161 40 48 37 3.3 4.0 3.1
Platte 4,197 4,239 4,185 4,005 4,042 4,009 192 197 176 4.6 4.6 4.2
                               
CENTRAL 55,378 56,327 54,801 53,571 54,338 53,005 1,807 1,989 1,796 3.3 3.5 3.3
Carbon 8,121 8,202 8,009 7,836 7,887 7,718 285 315 291 3.5 3.8 3.6
Converse 6,902 6,905 6,668 6,671 6,662 6,428 231 243 240 3.3 3.5 3.6
Natrona 40,355 41,220 40,124 39,064 39,789 38,859 1,291 1,431 1,265 3.2 3.5 3.2
                               
STATEWIDE 288,297 292,689 285,764 278,911 282,346 276,411 9,386 10,343 9,353 3.3 3.5 3.3
Statewide Seasonally Adjusted .............................................................................................................................................. 4.0 4.1 4.1
U.S.................................................................................................................................................................................................. 4.9 5.2 5.4
U.S. Seasonally Adjusted .......................................................................................................................................................... 4.9 5.0 5.4
Prepared in cooperation with the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Benchmarked 06/05. Run Date 09/05.
Data are not seasonally adjusted except where otherwise specified.
(p) Preliminary. (r) Revised. (b) Benchmarked.

 

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