1990 WYOMING BENCHMARK LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES
WYOMING ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 233,993 233,925 235,431 234,558 234,446 241,058 240,093 238,095 235,210 235,429 235,395 233,932 235,964
EMPLOYMENT 217,776 218,473 220,559 221,640 222,847 229,453 229,603 227,560 224,578 224,490 223,030 221,234 223,437
UNEMPLOYMENT 16,217 15,452 14,872 12,918 11,599 11,605 10,490 10,535 10,632 10,939 12,365 12,698 12,527
UNEMPL. RATE 6.9 6.6 6.3 5.5 4.9 4.8 4.4 4.4 4.5 4.6 5.3 5.4 5.3
NATRONA COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 31,697 31,929 32,327 32,174 31,575 31,732 31,378 31,416 31,752 31,948 32,273 32,422 31,885
EMPLOYMENT 29,246 29,657 30,194 30,294 29,717 29,894 29,640 29,704 29,949 30,117 30,433 30,484 29,944
UNEMPLOYMENT 2,451 2,272 2,133 1,880 1,858 1,838 1,738 1,712 1,803 1,831 1,840 1,938 1,941
UNEMPL. RATE 7.7 7.1 6.6 5.8 5.9 5.8 5.5 5.4 5.7 5.7 5.7 6.0 6.1
CASPER CITY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 24,075 24,264 24,577 24,475 24,018 24,139 23,875 23,905 24,159 24,305 24,553 24,661 24,251
EMPLOYMENT 22,346 22,661 23,071 23,149 22,707 22,842 22,648 22,697 22,886 23,013 23,254 23,294 22,881
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,729 1,603 1,506 1,326 1,311 1,297 1,227 1,208 1,273 1,292 1,299 1,367 1,370
UNEMPL. RATE 7.2 6.6 6.1 5.4 5.5 5.4 5.1 5.1 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.5 5.6
LARAMIE COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 37,748 37,389 37,263 36,897 36,403 36,660 36,726 36,090 35,949 36,211 36,571 36,448 36,696
EMPLOYMENT 35,211 35,195 35,102 35,049 34,739 34,987 35,239 34,556 34,290 34,550 34,799 34,700 34,868
UNEMPLOYMENT 2,537 2,194 2,161 1,848 1,664 1,673 1,487 1,534 1,659 1,661 1,772 1,748 1,828
UNEMPL. RATE 6.7 5.9 5.8 5.0 4.6 4.6 4.0 4.3 4.6 4.6 4.8 4.8 5.0
CHEYENNE CITY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 26,496 26,250 26,159 25,906 25,559 25,743 25,790 25,345 25,243 25,427 25,678 25,591 25,766
EMPLOYMENT 24,739 24,730 24,663 24,626 24,407 24,583 24,760 24,281 24,093 24,276 24,451 24,380 24,499
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,757 1,520 1,496 1,280 1,152 1,160 1,030 1,064 1,150 1,151 1,227 1,211 1,267
UNEMPL. RATE 6.6 5.8 5.7 4.9 4.5 4.5 4.0 4.2 4.6 4.5 4.8 4.7 4.9
ALBANY COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 16,669 17,047 17,017 16,674 16,403 15,995 16,408 16,317 16,359 17,179 17,392 17,044 16,709
EMPLOYMENT 15,705 16,142 16,064 15,753 15,541 15,087 15,605 15,462 15,502 16,325 16,473 16,190 15,821
UNEMPLOYMENT 964 905 953 921 862 908 803 855 857 854 919 854 888
UNEMPL. RATE 5.8 5.3 5.6 5.5 5.3 5.7 4.9 5.2 5.2 5.0 5.3 5.0 5.3
LARAMIE CITY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 14,330 14,658 14,631 14,335 14,104 13,752 14,110 14,031 14,066 14,772 14,954 14,656 14,367
EMPLOYMENT 13,527 13,902 13,836 13,567 13,385 12,994 13,439 13,317 13,351 14,059 14,187 13,944 13,626
UNEMPLOYMENT 803 756 795 768 719 758 671 714 715 713 767 712 741
UNEMPL. RATE 5.6 5.2 5.4 5.4 5.1 5.5 4.8 5.1 5.1 4.8 5.1 4.9 5.2
BIG HORN COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 4,875 4,766 4,844 4,896 4,885 4,929 4,747 4,736 4,970 4,976 4,950 4,844 4,868
EMPLOYMENT 4,523 4,351 4,463 4,598 4,624 4,695 4,513 4,494 4,685 4,761 4,660 4,549 4,576
UNEMPLOYMENT 352 415 381 298 261 234 234 242 285 215 290 295 292
UNEMPL. RATE 7.2 8.7 7.9 6.1 5.3 4.7 4.9 5.1 5.7 4.3 5.9 6.1 6.0
CAMPBELL COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 16,214 16,391 16,336 16,420 16,438 16,645 16,687 16,508 16,088 16,263 16,421 16,423 16,402
EMPLOYMENT 15,348 15,360 15,466 15,502 15,615 15,805 15,952 15,775 15,376 15,579 15,712 15,667 15,596
UNEMPLOYMENT 866 1,031 870 918 823 840 735 733 712 684 709 756 806
UNEMPL. RATE 5.3 6.3 5.3 5.6 5.0 5.0 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.2 4.3 4.6 4.9
CARBON COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 8,682 8,659 8,595 8,643 8,711 9,267 9,074 9,095 8,906 8,795 8,825 8,582 8,820
EMPLOYMENT 8,103 8,109 8,042 8,123 8,288 8,917 8,716 8,737 8,588 8,443 8,283 7,994 8,362
UNEMPLOYMENT 579 550 553 520 423 350 358 358 318 352 542 588 458
UNEMPL. RATE 6.7 6.4 6.4 6.0 4.9 3.8 3.9 3.9 3.6 4.0 6.1 6.9 5.2
CONVERSE COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 5,729 5,627 5,675 5,769 5,792 5,967 5,911 5,846 5,752 5,636 5,570 5,463 5,728
EMPLOYMENT 5,223 5,216 5,292 5,476 5,487 5,648 5,616 5,625 5,497 5,395 5,267 5,152 5,408
UNEMPLOYMENT 506 411 383 293 305 319 295 221 255 241 303 311 320
UNEMPL. RATE 8.8 7.3 6.7 5.1 5.3 5.3 5.0 3.8 4.4 4.3 5.4 5.7 5.6
CROOK COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 2,631 2,574 2,639 2,645 2,767 2,878 2,759 2,692 2,646 2,675 2,623 2,581 2,676
EMPLOYMENT 2,488 2,460 2,524 2,574 2,697 2,799 2,686 2,621 2,590 2,622 2,550 2,496 2,592
UNEMPLOYMENT 143 114 115 71 70 79 73 71 56 53 73 85 84
UNEMPL. RATE 5.4 4.4 4.4 2.7 2.5 2.7 2.6 2.6 2.1 2.0 2.8 3.3 3.1
FREMONT COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 16,046 15,879 15,961 15,831 15,807 15,429 15,385 15,412 15,753 15,804 15,889 15,561 15,730
EMPLOYMENT 14,271 14,337 14,564 14,641 14,706 14,344 14,442 14,387 14,856 14,785 14,771 14,466 14,548
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,775 1,542 1,397 1,190 1,101 1,085 943 1,025 897 1,019 1,118 1,095 1,182
UNEMPL. RATE 11.1 9.7 8.8 7.5 7.0 7.0 6.1 6.7 5.7 6.4 7.0 7.0 7.5
GOSHEN COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 5,928 5,916 6,002 6,221 6,082 6,056 5,886 5,673 5,742 6,032 6,025 5,809 5,947
EMPLOYMENT 5,630 5,454 5,547 5,879 5,822 5,772 5,669 5,474 5,549 5,857 5,823 5,627 5,675
UNEMPLOYMENT 298 462 455 342 260 284 217 199 193 175 202 182 272
UNEMPL. RATE 5.0 7.8 7.6 5.5 4.3 4.7 3.7 3.5 3.4 2.9 3.4 3.1 4.6
HOT SPRINGS COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 2,382 2,421 2,434 2,480 2,435 2,474 2,422 2,342 2,358 2,402 2,379 2,378 2,409
EMPLOYMENT 2,261 2,288 2,336 2,377 2,352 2,368 2,318 2,271 2,282 2,344 2,296 2,301 2,316
UNEMPLOYMENT 121 133 98 103 83 106 104 71 76 58 83 77 93
UNEMPL. RATE 5.1 5.5 4.0 4.2 3.4 4.3 4.3 3.0 3.2 2.4 3.5 3.2 3.9
JOHNSON COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 3,328 3,267 3,323 3,413 3,400 3,568 3,606 3,402 3,395 3,452 3,484 3,339 3,415
EMPLOYMENT 3,120 3,017 3,094 3,214 3,267 3,440 3,479 3,305 3,296 3,338 3,297 3,135 3,250
UNEMPLOYMENT 208 250 229 199 133 128 127 97 99 114 187 204 165
UNEMPL. RATE 6.3 7.7 6.9 5.8 3.9 3.6 3.5 2.9 2.9 3.3 5.4 6.1 4.8
LINCOLN COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 5,711 5,761 5,779 5,798 5,772 6,099 5,697 5,611 5,724 5,784 5,765 5,803 5,776
EMPLOYMENT 5,230 5,299 5,300 5,414 5,454 5,769 5,426 5,337 5,459 5,507 5,364 5,370 5,411
UNEMPLOYMENT 481 462 479 384 318 330 271 274 265 277 401 433 365
UNEMPL. RATE 8.4 8.0 8.3 6.6 5.5 5.4 4.8 4.9 4.6 4.8 7.0 7.5 6.3
NIOBRARA COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 1,159 1,148 1,220 1,265 1,270 1,243 1,205 1,167 1,156 1,149 1,106 1,082 1,181
EMPLOYMENT 1,094 1,066 1,132 1,208 1,241 1,209 1,190 1,149 1,134 1,119 1,073 1,024 1,137
UNEMPLOYMENT 65 82 88 57 29 34 15 18 22 30 33 58 44
UNEMPL. RATE 5.6 7.1 7.2 4.5 2.3 2.7 1.2 1.5 1.9 2.6 3.0 5.4 3.7
PARK COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 12,169 12,120 12,149 12,098 13,138 14,939 15,196 14,696 13,245 12,594 12,142 12,162 13,054
EMPLOYMENT 11,295 11,281 11,393 11,493 12,632 14,374 14,712 14,243 12,805 12,098 11,518 11,461 12,442
UNEMPLOYMENT 874 839 756 605 506 565 484 453 440 496 624 701 612
UNEMPL. RATE 7.2 6.9 6.2 5.0 3.9 3.8 3.2 3.1 3.3 3.9 5.1 5.8 4.7
PLATTE COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 3,827 3,757 3,899 4,047 3,997 3,984 3,893 3,906 3,793 3,828 3,753 3,696 3,865
EMPLOYMENT 3,540 3,523 3,659 3,876 3,853 3,827 3,735 3,729 3,644 3,649 3,527 3,463 3,669
UNEMPLOYMENT 287 234 240 171 144 157 158 177 149 179 226 233 196
UNEMPL. RATE 7.5 6.2 6.2 4.2 3.6 3.9 4.1 4.5 3.9 4.7 6.0 6.3 5.1
SHERIDAN COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 12,010 12,069 12,239 12,255 12,084 12,397 11,971 11,952 11,992 12,092 12,178 12,114 12,113
EMPLOYMENT 11,144 11,213 11,426 11,529 11,499 11,805 11,469 11,411 11,465 11,519 11,469 11,340 11,441
UNEMPLOYMENT 866 856 813 726 585 592 502 541 527 573 709 774 672
UNEMPL. RATE 7.2 7.1 6.6 5.9 4.8 4.8 4.2 4.5 4.4 4.7 5.8 6.4 5.5
SUBLETTE COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 2,488 2,478 2,581 2,528 2,642 2,843 2,890 2,809 2,692 2,808 2,624 2,573 2,663
EMPLOYMENT 2,390 2,383 2,468 2,433 2,578 2,783 2,829 2,753 2,649 2,750 2,571 2,496 2,590
UNEMPLOYMENT 98 95 113 95 64 60 61 56 43 58 53 77 73
UNEMPL. RATE 3.9 3.8 4.4 3.8 2.4 2.1 2.1 2.0 1.6 2.1 2.0 3.0 2.7
SWEETWATER COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 20,164 20,395 20,481 20,378 20,335 20,418 19,843 20,013 20,219 20,696 20,744 20,499 20,349
EMPLOYMENT 18,811 19,176 19,248 19,389 19,420 19,504 18,903 19,087 19,179 19,589 19,623 19,358 19,274
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,353 1,219 1,233 989 915 914 940 926 1,040 1,107 1,121 1,141 1,075
UNEMPL. RATE 6.7 6.0 6.0 4.9 4.5 4.5 4.7 4.6 5.1 5.3 5.4 5.6 5.3
TETON COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 7,287 7,393 7,355 7,062 7,265 10,154 10,873 10,762 8,921 7,348 6,757 7,361 8,212
EMPLOYMENT 7,106 7,237 7,220 6,873 7,081 10,028 10,761 10,660 8,815 7,173 6,476 7,152 8,049
UNEMPLOYMENT 181 156 135 189 184 126 112 102 106 175 281 209 163
UNEMPL. RATE 2.5 2.1 1.8 2.7 2.5 1.2 1.0 0.9 1.2 2.4 4.2 2.8 2.0
UINTA COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 9,603 9,455 9,718 9,519 9,720 9,958 9,978 10,100 10,409 10,035 10,168 10,128 9,899
EMPLOYMENT 8,834 8,708 8,905 8,787 9,089 9,300 9,439 9,514 9,840 9,481 9,568 9,488 9,246
UNEMPLOYMENT 769 747 813 732 631 658 539 586 569 554 600 640 653
UNEMPL. RATE 8.0 7.9 8.4 7.7 6.5 6.6 5.4 5.8 5.5 5.5 5.9 6.3 6.6
WASHAKIE COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 4,300 4,189 4,237 4,218 4,169 4,283 4,283 4,264 4,044 4,311 4,331 4,306 4,244
EMPLOYMENT 4,068 3,898 3,970 3,988 3,976 4,089 4,101 4,093 3,873 4,164 4,185 4,151 4,046
UNEMPLOYMENT 232 291 267 230 193 194 182 171 171 147 146 155 198
UNEMPL. RATE 5.4 6.9 6.3 5.5 4.6 4.5 4.2 4.0 4.2 3.4 3.4 3.6 4.7
WESTON COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 3,348 3,298 3,359 3,329 3,352 3,142 3,286 3,281 3,347 3,413 3,426 3,304 3,324
EMPLOYMENT 3,137 3,106 3,152 3,171 3,168 3,011 3,167 3,170 3,257 3,325 3,295 3,165 3,177
UNEMPLOYMENT 211 192 207 158 184 131 119 111 90 88 131 139 147
UNEMPL. RATE 6.3 5.8 6.2 4.7 5.5 4.2 3.6 3.4 2.7 2.6 3.8 4.2 4.4
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