1991 WYOMING BENCHMARK LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES
WYOMING ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 232,532 232,339 233,911 233,054 234,158 240,714 240,623 238,217 235,623 235,978 235,875 235,008 235,670
EMPLOYMENT 216,935 217,977 219,994 220,833 222,879 229,299 229,986 227,861 225,076 225,042 222,812 221,213 223,326
UNEMPLOYMENT 15,597 14,362 13,917 12,221 11,279 11,415 10,637 10,356 10,547 10,936 13,063 13,795 12,344
UNEMPL. RATE 6.7 6.2 5.9 5.2 4.8 4.7 4.4 4.3 4.5 4.6 5.5 5.9 5.2
NATRONA COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 31,991 31,746 32,132 31,549 31,063 31,423 30,789 30,701 31,084 31,445 32,664 32,636 31,602
EMPLOYMENT 29,662 29,640 30,034 29,558 29,221 29,546 28,949 28,934 29,233 29,481 30,526 30,370 29,596
UNEMPLOYMENT 2,329 2,106 2,098 1,991 1,842 1,877 1,840 1,767 1,851 1,964 2,138 2,266 2,006
UNEMPL. RATE 7.3 6.6 6.5 6.3 5.9 6.0 6.0 5.8 6.0 6.2 6.5 6.9 6.3
CASPER CITY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 24,309 24,135 24,430 23,991 23,628 23,901 23,419 23,356 23,643 23,915 24,833 24,805 24,031
EMPLOYMENT 22,666 22,649 22,950 22,585 22,328 22,576 22,121 22,109 22,337 22,527 23,324 23,206 22,615
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,643 1,486 1,480 1,406 1,300 1,325 1,298 1,247 1,306 1,388 1,509 1,599 1,416
UNEMPL. RATE 6.8 6.2 6.1 5.9 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.3 5.5 5.8 6.1 6.4 5.9
LARAMIE COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 36,525 36,283 36,313 35,905 35,514 35,758 36,710 35,929 35,554 36,094 36,807 36,712 36,176
EMPLOYMENT 34,468 34,476 34,658 34,428 34,218 34,367 35,429 34,633 34,241 34,704 35,306 35,083 34,668
UNEMPLOYMENT 2,057 1,807 1,655 1,477 1,296 1,391 1,281 1,296 1,313 1,390 1,501 1,629 1,508
UNEMPL. RATE 5.6 5.0 4.6 4.1 3.6 3.9 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.9 4.1 4.4 4.2
CHEYENNE CITY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 25,643 25,476 25,499 25,213 24,940 25,112 25,781 25,233 24,969 25,347 25,848 25,780 25,403
EMPLOYMENT 24,218 24,224 24,351 24,189 24,043 24,147 24,894 24,334 24,059 24,383 24,807 24,650 24,358
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,425 1,252 1,148 1,024 897 965 887 899 910 964 1,041 1,130 1,045
UNEMPL. RATE 5.6 4.9 4.5 4.1 3.6 3.8 3.4 3.6 3.6 3.8 4.0 4.4 4.1
ALBANY COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 16,636 16,671 16,609 16,627 16,430 15,579 15,683 15,577 15,948 16,470 16,478 16,297 16,251
EMPLOYMENT 15,936 16,025 15,972 15,995 15,821 14,982 15,173 15,099 15,503 15,959 15,950 15,716 15,678
UNEMPLOYMENT 700 646 637 632 609 597 510 478 445 511 528 581 573
UNEMPL. RATE 4.2 3.9 3.8 3.8 3.7 3.8 3.3 3.1 2.8 3.1 3.2 3.6 3.5
LARAMIE CITY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 14,309 14,341 14,287 14,301 14,134 13,401 13,492 13,403 13,725 14,169 14,178 14,019 13,980
EMPLOYMENT 13,725 13,802 13,756 13,775 13,626 12,903 13,067 13,004 13,353 13,743 13,737 13,535 13,502
UNEMPLOYMENT 584 539 531 526 508 498 425 399 372 426 441 484 478
UNEMPL. RATE 4.1 3.8 3.7 3.7 3.6 3.7 3.2 3.0 2.7 3.0 3.1 3.5 3.4
BIG HORN COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 4,734 4,638 4,728 4,763 4,796 4,976 4,663 4,743 4,733 4,768 4,705 4,737 4,749
EMPLOYMENT 4,365 4,338 4,398 4,475 4,485 4,674 4,401 4,487 4,467 4,560 4,380 4,412 4,454
UNEMPLOYMENT 369 300 330 288 311 302 262 256 266 208 325 325 295
UNEMPL. RATE 7.8 6.5 7.0 6.0 6.5 6.1 5.6 5.4 5.6 4.4 6.9 6.9 6.2
CAMPBELL COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 16,308 16,629 16,655 16,655 16,515 16,848 17,052 16,796 16,389 16,436 16,798 16,617 16,641
EMPLOYMENT 15,376 15,671 15,866 15,940 15,716 16,065 16,329 16,068 15,547 15,618 15,858 15,764 15,818
UNEMPLOYMENT 932 958 789 715 799 783 723 728 842 818 940 853 823
UNEMPL. RATE 5.7 5.8 4.7 4.3 4.8 4.6 4.2 4.3 5.1 5.0 5.6 5.1 4.9
CARBON COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 8,480 8,384 8,574 8,518 8,592 9,175 8,939 8,975 8,769 8,592 8,615 8,298 8,660
EMPLOYMENT 7,802 7,807 8,003 8,069 8,194 8,703 8,545 8,569 8,358 8,155 8,033 7,665 8,159
UNEMPLOYMENT 678 577 571 449 398 472 394 406 411 437 582 633 501
UNEMPL. RATE 8.0 6.9 6.7 5.3 4.6 5.1 4.4 4.5 4.7 5.1 6.8 7.6 5.8
CONVERSE COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 5,567 5,533 5,581 5,575 5,731 5,947 5,975 5,931 5,807 6,092 5,848 5,741 5,777
EMPLOYMENT 5,121 5,188 5,260 5,299 5,476 5,701 5,713 5,675 5,546 5,839 5,512 5,397 5,477
UNEMPLOYMENT 446 345 321 276 255 246 262 256 261 253 336 344 300
UNEMPL. RATE 8.0 6.2 5.8 5.0 4.4 4.1 4.4 4.3 4.5 4.2 5.7 6.0 5.2
CROOK COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 2,508 2,568 2,668 2,652 2,724 2,913 2,797 2,735 2,732 2,713 2,646 2,584 2,687
EMPLOYMENT 2,408 2,479 2,569 2,559 2,664 2,833 2,736 2,676 2,666 2,647 2,552 2,495 2,607
UNEMPLOYMENT 100 89 99 93 60 80 61 59 66 66 94 89 80
UNEMPL. RATE 4.0 3.5 3.7 3.5 2.2 2.7 2.2 2.2 2.4 2.4 3.6 3.4 3.0
FREMONT COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 15,699 15,660 15,705 15,688 15,609 15,663 15,469 15,267 15,450 15,762 15,950 15,848 15,648
EMPLOYMENT 14,243 14,320 14,461 14,648 14,647 14,600 14,534 14,375 14,558 14,805 14,832 14,559 14,549
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,456 1,340 1,244 1,040 962 1,063 935 892 892 957 1,118 1,289 1,099
UNEMPL. RATE 9.3 8.6 7.9 6.6 6.2 6.8 6.0 5.8 5.8 6.1 7.0 8.1 7.0
GOSHEN COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 5,737 5,760 5,947 6,010 5,835 6,126 5,965 5,834 5,767 6,088 6,012 6,036 5,926
EMPLOYMENT 5,497 5,544 5,551 5,747 5,580 5,862 5,735 5,655 5,603 5,932 5,811 5,816 5,694
UNEMPLOYMENT 240 216 396 263 255 264 230 179 164 156 201 220 232
UNEMPL. RATE 4.2 3.8 6.7 4.4 4.4 4.3 3.9 3.1 2.8 2.6 3.3 3.6 3.9
HOT SPRINGS COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 2,392 2,464 2,482 2,499 2,448 2,482 2,396 2,406 2,393 2,383 2,403 2,428 2,432
EMPLOYMENT 2,266 2,352 2,371 2,401 2,348 2,357 2,255 2,288 2,297 2,300 2,307 2,296 2,320
UNEMPLOYMENT 126 112 111 98 100 125 141 118 96 83 96 132 112
UNEMPL. RATE 5.3 4.5 4.5 3.9 4.1 5.0 5.9 4.9 4.0 3.5 4.0 5.4 4.6
JOHNSON COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 3,181 3,183 3,287 3,410 3,471 3,684 3,564 3,459 3,399 3,338 3,171 3,160 3,359
EMPLOYMENT 2,907 2,973 3,104 3,261 3,327 3,559 3,451 3,361 3,263 3,153 2,917 2,902 3,182
UNEMPLOYMENT 274 210 183 149 144 125 113 98 136 185 254 258 177
UNEMPL. RATE 8.6 6.6 5.6 4.4 4.1 3.4 3.2 2.8 4.0 5.5 8.0 8.2 5.3
LINCOLN COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 5,855 5,771 5,821 6,005 6,164 6,401 6,029 5,964 6,166 6,096 6,050 6,012 6,027
EMPLOYMENT 5,254 5,182 5,228 5,530 5,816 6,014 5,694 5,648 5,832 5,793 5,580 5,466 5,586
UNEMPLOYMENT 601 589 593 475 348 387 335 316 334 303 470 546 441
UNEMPL. RATE 10.3 10.2 10.2 7.9 5.6 6.0 5.6 5.3 5.4 5.0 7.8 9.1 7.3
NIOBRARA COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 1,097 1,069 1,126 1,229 1,198 1,267 1,265 1,207 1,169 1,212 1,098 1,104 1,170
EMPLOYMENT 1,029 1,011 1,063 1,161 1,147 1,222 1,232 1,191 1,144 1,187 1,036 1,039 1,122
UNEMPLOYMENT 68 58 63 68 51 45 33 16 25 25 62 65 48
UNEMPL. RATE 6.2 5.4 5.6 5.5 4.3 3.6 2.6 1.3 2.1 2.1 5.6 5.9 4.1
PARK COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 11,781 11,802 11,852 12,148 13,291 15,244 15,203 14,965 13,710 12,999 12,286 12,155 13,120
EMPLOYMENT 11,037 11,152 11,270 11,574 12,756 14,712 14,710 14,455 13,220 12,515 11,600 11,425 12,536
UNEMPLOYMENT 744 650 582 574 535 532 493 510 490 484 686 730 584
UNEMPL. RATE 6.3 5.5 4.9 4.7 4.0 3.5 3.2 3.4 3.6 3.7 5.6 6.0 4.5
PLATTE COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 3,685 3,664 3,732 3,833 3,863 3,864 3,880 3,928 3,857 3,920 3,772 3,763 3,813
EMPLOYMENT 3,387 3,411 3,501 3,664 3,724 3,703 3,695 3,766 3,721 3,778 3,538 3,531 3,618
UNEMPLOYMENT 298 253 231 169 139 161 185 162 136 142 234 232 195
UNEMPL. RATE 8.1 6.9 6.2 4.4 3.6 4.2 4.8 4.1 3.5 3.6 6.2 6.2 5.1
SHERIDAN COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 12,039 12,014 12,183 12,116 12,023 12,298 12,113 11,982 12,009 12,220 12,219 12,279 12,125
EMPLOYMENT 11,043 11,087 11,287 11,399 11,395 11,691 11,559 11,448 11,439 11,499 11,375 11,383 11,384
UNEMPLOYMENT 996 927 896 717 628 607 554 534 570 721 844 896 741
UNEMPL. RATE 8.3 7.7 7.4 5.9 5.2 4.9 4.6 4.5 4.7 5.9 6.9 7.3 6.1
SUBLETTE COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 2,524 2,510 2,547 2,598 2,727 2,845 2,939 2,944 2,886 2,816 2,689 2,600 2,719
EMPLOYMENT 2,417 2,416 2,457 2,502 2,658 2,787 2,893 2,899 2,830 2,754 2,597 2,493 2,642
UNEMPLOYMENT 107 94 90 96 69 58 46 45 56 62 92 107 77
UNEMPL. RATE 4.2 3.7 3.5 3.7 2.5 2.0 1.6 1.5 1.9 2.2 3.4 4.1 2.8
SWEETWATER COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 20,705 21,084 21,008 20,727 20,949 20,863 20,197 20,206 20,455 20,513 20,703 20,878 20,691
EMPLOYMENT 19,135 19,553 19,537 19,510 19,817 19,733 19,012 19,022 19,341 19,458 19,473 19,625 19,435
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,570 1,531 1,471 1,217 1,132 1,130 1,185 1,184 1,114 1,055 1,230 1,253 1,256
UNEMPL. RATE 7.6 7.3 7.0 5.9 5.4 5.4 5.9 5.9 5.4 5.1 5.9 6.0 6.1
TETON COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 7,482 7,538 7,549 7,270 7,911 10,130 11,171 11,062 9,515 8,139 7,099 7,573 8,537
EMPLOYMENT 7,255 7,311 7,323 7,007 7,671 9,982 11,054 10,909 9,376 7,940 6,776 7,319 8,327
UNEMPLOYMENT 227 227 226 263 240 148 117 153 139 199 323 254 210
UNEMPL. RATE 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.6 3.0 1.5 1.0 1.4 1.5 2.4 4.5 3.4 2.5
UINTA COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 9,989 9,920 9,894 9,764 9,883 9,809 10,277 10,213 10,452 10,356 10,381 10,097 10,086
EMPLOYMENT 9,158 9,071 9,036 8,991 9,110 9,097 9,611 9,572 9,783 9,680 9,693 9,372 9,348
UNEMPLOYMENT 831 849 858 773 773 712 666 641 669 676 688 725 738
UNEMPL. RATE 8.3 8.6 8.7 7.9 7.8 7.3 6.5 6.3 6.4 6.5 6.6 7.2 7.3
WASHAKIE COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 4,319 4,219 4,251 4,277 4,228 4,382 4,324 4,211 4,195 4,327 4,298 4,338 4,281
EMPLOYMENT 4,118 3,949 4,002 4,027 4,002 4,175 4,142 4,057 4,036 4,200 4,122 4,152 4,082
UNEMPLOYMENT 201 270 249 250 226 207 182 154 159 127 176 186 199
UNEMPL. RATE 4.7 6.4 5.9 5.8 5.3 4.7 4.2 3.7 3.8 2.9 4.1 4.3 4.6
WESTON COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 3,293 3,226 3,269 3,238 3,193 3,042 3,221 3,175 3,180 3,195 3,186 3,112 3,194
EMPLOYMENT 3,046 3,020 3,043 3,089 3,085 2,934 3,129 3,069 3,069 3,086 3,036 2,933 3,045
UNEMPLOYMENT 247 206 226 149 108 108 92 106 111 109 150 179 149
UNEMPL. RATE 7.5 6.4 6.9 4.6 3.4 3.6 2.9 3.3 3.5 3.4 4.7 5.8 4.7
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