2010-2016 WYOMING BENCHMARK LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES--ANNUAL AVERAGES
WYOMING
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 303,297 306,815 307,267 306,346 306,455 305,149 302,331
EMPLOYMENT 283,744 289,019 290,932 291,935 293,734 292,188 286,373
UNEMPLOYMENT 19,553 17,796 16,335 14,411 12,721 12,961 15,958
UNEMPL. RATE 6.4 5.8 5.3 4.7 4.2 4.2 5.3
NATRONA COUNTY
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 39,894 41,123 42,388 43,067 43,373 42,983 41,220
EMPLOYMENT 37,110 38,628 40,242 41,122 41,623 40,891 38,292
UNEMPLOYMENT 2,784 2,495 2,146 1,945 1,750 2,092 2,928
UNEMPL. RATE 7.0 6.1 5.1 4.5 4.0 4.9 7.1
LARAMIE COUNTY
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 46,182 47,167 47,711 48,545 48,783 48,788 48,880
EMPLOYMENT 43,092 44,249 44,967 46,227 46,669 46,868 46,869
UNEMPLOYMENT 3,090 2,918 2,744 2,318 2,114 1,920 2,011
UNEMPL. RATE 6.7 6.2 5.8 4.8 4.3 3.9 4.1
ALBANY COUNTY
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 21,381 21,832 20,736 20,675 20,496 20,708 21,083
EMPLOYMENT 20,425 20,915 19,845 19,902 19,787 20,060 20,416
UNEMPLOYMENT 956 917 891 773 709 648 667
UNEMPL. RATE 4.5 4.2 4.3 3.7 3.5 3.1 3.2
BIG HORN COUNTY
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 5,631 5,741 5,637 5,577 5,582 5,578 5,584
EMPLOYMENT 5,255 5,391 5,320 5,289 5,330 5,332 5,310
UNEMPLOYMENT 376 350 317 288 252 246 274
UNEMPL. RATE 6.7 6.1 5.6 5.2 4.5 4.4 4.9
CAMPBELL COUNTY
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 26,296 25,872 26,119 25,677 26,264 25,899 24,650
EMPLOYMENT 24,709 24,605 24,907 24,591 25,383 24,886 22,899
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,587 1,267 1,212 1,086 881 1,013 1,751
UNEMPL. RATE 6.0 4.9 4.6 4.2 3.4 3.9 7.1
CARBON COUNTY
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 8,254 8,158 8,215 8,371 8,441 8,466 8,454
EMPLOYMENT 7,698 7,670 7,790 8,011 8,104 8,153 8,063
UNEMPLOYMENT 556 488 425 360 337 313 391
UNEMPL. RATE 6.7 6.0 5.2 4.3 4.0 3.7 4.6
CONVERSE COUNTY
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 7,568 7,659 7,976 8,102 8,343 8,344 7,937
EMPLOYMENT 7,155 7,289 7,634 7,806 8,091 8,040 7,448
UNEMPLOYMENT 413 370 342 296 252 304 489
UNEMPL. RATE 5.5 4.8 4.3 3.7 3.0 3.6 6.2
CROOK COUNTY
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 3,910 3,885 3,814 3,688 3,712 3,721 3,766
EMPLOYMENT 3,715 3,696 3,628 3,525 3,568 3,592 3,595
UNEMPLOYMENT 195 189 186 163 144 129 171
UNEMPL. RATE 5.0 4.9 4.9 4.4 3.9 3.5 4.5
FREMONT COUNTY
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 20,971 21,212 21,271 21,027 20,566 20,311 20,132
EMPLOYMENT 19,514 19,844 19,989 19,834 19,542 19,193 18,694
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,457 1,368 1,282 1,193 1,024 1,118 1,438
UNEMPL. RATE 6.9 6.4 6.0 5.7 5.0 5.5 7.1
GOSHEN COUNTY
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 7,500 7,641 7,511 7,327 7,142 7,104 7,130
EMPLOYMENT 7,132 7,275 7,160 7,021 6,885 6,872 6,887
UNEMPLOYMENT 368 366 351 306 257 232 243
UNEMPL. RATE 4.9 4.8 4.7 4.2 3.6 3.3 3.4
HOT SPRINGS COUNTY
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 2,569 2,600 2,578 2,554 2,488 2,408 2,460
EMPLOYMENT 2,435 2,468 2,456 2,434 2,385 2,308 2,343
UNEMPLOYMENT 134 132 122 120 103 100 117
UNEMPL. RATE 5.2 5.1 4.7 4.7 4.1 4.2 4.8
JOHNSON COUNTY
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 4,535 4,517 4,472 4,474 4,481 4,217 4,227
EMPLOYMENT 4,226 4,233 4,234 4,248 4,279 4,012 4,002
UNEMPLOYMENT 309 284 238 226 202 205 225
UNEMPL. RATE 6.8 6.3 5.3 5.1 4.5 4.9 5.3
LINCOLN COUNTY
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 8,675 8,740 8,274 8,158 8,238 8,441 8,771
EMPLOYMENT 7,947 8,054 7,685 7,692 7,814 8,046 8,367
UNEMPLOYMENT 728 686 589 466 424 395 404
UNEMPL. RATE 8.4 7.8 7.1 5.7 5.1 4.7 4.6
NIOBRARA COUNTY
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 1,387 1,395 1,381 1,380 1,351 1,332 1,362
EMPLOYMENT 1,323 1,337 1,328 1,331 1,306 1,292 1,318
UNEMPLOYMENT 64 58 53 49 45 40 44
UNEMPL. RATE 4.6 4.2 3.8 3.6 3.3 3.0 3.2
PARK COUNTY
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 15,849 16,094 16,262 15,850 15,752 15,822 16,027
EMPLOYMENT 14,876 15,164 15,360 15,046 15,049 15,147 15,276
UNEMPLOYMENT 973 930 902 804 703 675 751
UNEMPL. RATE 6.1 5.8 5.5 5.1 4.5 4.3 4.7
PLATTE COUNTY
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 4,965 4,963 4,787 4,800 4,782 4,929 4,806
EMPLOYMENT 4,690 4,714 4,553 4,590 4,598 4,737 4,575
UNEMPLOYMENT 275 249 234 210 184 192 231
UNEMPL. RATE 5.5 5.0 4.9 4.4 3.8 3.9 4.8
SHERIDAN COUNTY
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 16,132 16,062 15,903 15,777 15,910 15,985 16,200
EMPLOYMENT 14,951 14,951 14,916 14,913 15,172 15,312 15,447
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,181 1,111 987 864 738 673 753
UNEMPL. RATE 7.3 6.9 6.2 5.5 4.6 4.2 4.6
SUBLETTE COUNTY
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 5,691 5,902 5,572 5,077 4,875 4,585 4,281
EMPLOYMENT 5,358 5,632 5,300 4,839 4,666 4,348 4,008
UNEMPLOYMENT 333 270 272 238 209 237 273
UNEMPL. RATE 5.9 4.6 4.9 4.7 4.3 5.2 6.4
SWEETWATER COUNTY
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 23,134 23,891 24,138 23,863 23,301 22,820 22,265
EMPLOYMENT 21,608 22,633 22,986 22,823 22,369 21,753 20,933
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,526 1,258 1,152 1,040 932 1,067 1,332
UNEMPL. RATE 6.6 5.3 4.8 4.4 4.0 4.7 6.0
TETON COUNTY
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 13,611 13,637 13,805 14,094 14,440 14,744 15,369
EMPLOYMENT 12,569 12,614 12,881 13,309 13,770 14,177 14,845
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,042 1,023 924 785 670 567 524
UNEMPL. RATE 7.7 7.5 6.7 5.6 4.6 3.8 3.4
UINTA COUNTY
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 10,557 10,167 10,263 9,950 9,887 9,705 9,468
EMPLOYMENT 9,815 9,537 9,689 9,428 9,411 9,223 8,922
UNEMPLOYMENT 742 630 574 522 476 482 546
UNEMPL. RATE 7.0 6.2 5.6 5.2 4.8 5.0 5.8
WASHAKIE COUNTY
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 4,589 4,591 4,487 4,359 4,278 4,282 4,270
EMPLOYMENT 4,318 4,335 4,254 4,144 4,092 4,104 4,070
UNEMPLOYMENT 271 256 233 215 186 178 200
UNEMPL. RATE 5.9 5.6 5.2 4.9 4.3 4.2 4.7
WESTON COUNTY
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
LABOR FORCE 4,016 3,966 3,972 3,953 3,973 3,976 3,993
EMPLOYMENT 3,822 3,785 3,811 3,812 3,842 3,841 3,796
UNEMPLOYMENT 194 181 161 141 131 135 197
UNEMPL. RATE 4.8 4.6 4.1 3.6 3.3 3.4 4.9
Benchmark Run Date 03/2017

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