1992 WYOMING BENCHMARK LABOR FORCE ESTIMATES
WYOMING ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 234,486 234,756 236,539 235,780 237,405 244,318 243,791 242,021 239,296 239,749 239,910 238,248 238,859
EMPLOYMENT 217,587 218,705 220,865 222,018 224,539 230,772 231,831 230,641 228,019 228,530 227,308 225,228 225,504
UNEMPLOYMENT 16,899 16,051 15,674 13,762 12,866 13,546 11,960 11,380 11,277 11,219 12,602 13,020 13,355
UNEMPL. RATE 7.2 6.8 6.6 5.8 5.4 5.5 4.9 4.7 4.7 4.7 5.3 5.5 5.6
NATRONA COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 31,520 31,255 31,407 30,914 30,908 31,455 30,632 30,162 30,836 31,630 31,943 31,760 31,202
EMPLOYMENT 28,818 28,779 28,989 28,716 28,580 29,115 28,514 28,203 28,872 29,479 29,566 29,417 28,921
UNEMPLOYMENT 2,702 2,476 2,418 2,198 2,328 2,340 2,118 1,959 1,964 2,151 2,377 2,343 2,281
UNEMPL. RATE 8.6 7.9 7.7 7.1 7.5 7.4 6.9 6.5 6.4 6.8 7.4 7.4 7.3
CASPER CITY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 23,927 23,739 23,858 23,493 23,481 23,899 23,283 22,933 23,447 24,043 24,269 24,131 23,709
EMPLOYMENT 22,021 21,992 22,152 21,942 21,838 22,247 21,789 21,551 22,062 22,525 22,592 22,478 22,099
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,906 1,747 1,706 1,551 1,643 1,652 1,494 1,382 1,385 1,518 1,677 1,653 1,610
UNEMPL. RATE 8.0 7.4 7.2 6.6 7.0 6.9 6.4 6.0 5.9 6.3 6.9 6.9 6.8
LARAMIE COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 37,102 36,910 36,988 36,948 36,468 37,016 37,485 36,890 36,450 37,434 37,895 37,993 37,132
EMPLOYMENT 35,113 35,099 35,243 35,381 35,037 35,455 36,081 35,492 35,075 36,055 36,437 36,379 35,571
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,989 1,811 1,745 1,567 1,431 1,561 1,404 1,398 1,375 1,379 1,458 1,614 1,561
UNEMPL. RATE 5.4 4.9 4.7 4.2 3.9 4.2 3.7 3.8 3.8 3.7 3.8 4.2 4.2
CHEYENNE CITY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 26,048 25,918 25,971 25,943 25,609 25,994 26,324 25,906 25,597 26,289 26,611 26,679 26,074
EMPLOYMENT 24,670 24,662 24,762 24,859 24,617 24,913 25,351 24,938 24,645 25,334 25,601 25,560 24,993
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,378 1,256 1,209 1,084 992 1,081 973 968 952 955 1,010 1,119 1,081
UNEMPL. RATE 5.3 4.8 4.7 4.2 3.9 4.2 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.6 3.8 4.2 4.1
ALBANY COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 16,289 16,315 16,272 16,149 16,216 15,397 15,875 15,945 15,836 15,826 15,863 15,732 15,976
EMPLOYMENT 15,710 15,743 15,742 15,723 15,787 14,958 15,490 15,550 15,460 15,449 15,352 15,239 15,517
UNEMPLOYMENT 579 572 530 426 429 439 385 395 376 377 511 493 459
UNEMPL. RATE 3.6 3.5 3.3 2.6 2.6 2.9 2.4 2.5 2.4 2.4 3.2 3.1 2.9
LARAMIE CITY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 14,014 14,034 14,000 13,896 13,956 13,250 13,663 13,722 13,629 13,620 13,650 13,535 13,747
EMPLOYMENT 13,530 13,558 13,558 13,542 13,597 12,883 13,341 13,393 13,315 13,306 13,223 13,123 13,364
UNEMPLOYMENT 484 476 442 354 359 367 322 329 314 314 427 412 383
UNEMPL. RATE 3.5 3.4 3.2 2.5 2.6 2.8 2.4 2.4 2.3 2.3 3.1 3.0 2.8
BIG HORN COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 4,646 4,672 4,864 4,913 4,881 4,947 4,740 4,719 4,809 4,977 4,955 4,755 4,824
EMPLOYMENT 4,279 4,345 4,445 4,537 4,520 4,598 4,446 4,446 4,533 4,718 4,666 4,438 4,498
UNEMPLOYMENT 367 327 419 376 361 349 294 273 276 259 289 317 326
UNEMPL. RATE 7.9 7.0 8.6 7.7 7.4 7.1 6.2 5.8 5.7 5.2 5.8 6.7 6.8
CAMPBELL COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 16,649 16,652 16,798 16,624 16,555 16,940 16,984 16,808 16,409 16,651 16,958 16,867 16,741
EMPLOYMENT 15,559 15,584 15,702 15,677 15,603 15,889 16,065 15,981 15,585 15,885 16,056 15,982 15,797
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,090 1,068 1,096 947 952 1,051 919 827 824 766 902 885 944
UNEMPL. RATE 6.5 6.4 6.5 5.7 5.8 6.2 5.4 4.9 5.0 4.6 5.3 5.2 5.6
CARBON COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 8,155 8,111 8,257 8,241 8,257 8,735 8,436 8,615 8,389 8,282 8,232 8,074 8,315
EMPLOYMENT 7,489 7,511 7,630 7,761 7,828 8,291 8,024 8,220 7,937 7,876 7,781 7,588 7,828
UNEMPLOYMENT 666 600 627 480 429 444 412 395 452 406 451 486 487
UNEMPL. RATE 8.2 7.4 7.6 5.8 5.2 5.1 4.9 4.6 5.4 4.9 5.5 6.0 5.9
CONVERSE COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 5,809 5,904 5,859 5,920 5,877 5,987 6,042 6,200 6,086 6,145 6,169 5,952 5,996
EMPLOYMENT 5,366 5,467 5,446 5,584 5,549 5,656 5,713 5,879 5,787 5,851 5,880 5,602 5,648
UNEMPLOYMENT 443 437 413 336 328 331 329 321 299 294 289 350 348
UNEMPL. RATE 7.6 7.4 7.0 5.7 5.6 5.5 5.4 5.2 4.9 4.8 4.7 5.9 5.8
CROOK COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 2,557 2,634 2,701 2,780 2,783 2,967 2,817 2,738 2,847 2,759 2,749 2,693 2,752
EMPLOYMENT 2,436 2,535 2,602 2,694 2,690 2,873 2,747 2,689 2,785 2,677 2,648 2,591 2,664
UNEMPLOYMENT 121 99 99 86 93 94 70 49 62 82 101 102 88
UNEMPL. RATE 4.7 3.8 3.7 3.1 3.3 3.2 2.5 1.8 2.2 3.0 3.7 3.8 3.2
FREMONT COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 15,955 16,078 16,103 16,368 16,176 16,152 15,606 15,903 16,092 16,239 16,423 16,067 16,097
EMPLOYMENT 14,341 14,548 14,724 15,130 15,038 14,861 14,508 14,809 15,081 15,267 15,343 14,913 14,880
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,614 1,530 1,379 1,238 1,138 1,291 1,098 1,094 1,011 972 1,080 1,154 1,217
UNEMPL. RATE 10.1 9.5 8.6 7.6 7.0 8.0 7.0 6.9 6.3 6.0 6.6 7.2 7.6
GOSHEN COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 5,918 5,967 6,114 6,235 5,986 6,075 5,994 5,911 5,851 6,159 6,263 6,126 6,050
EMPLOYMENT 5,650 5,621 5,666 5,922 5,709 5,790 5,725 5,678 5,613 5,952 6,028 5,894 5,771
UNEMPLOYMENT 268 346 448 313 277 285 269 233 238 207 235 232 279
UNEMPL. RATE 4.5 5.8 7.3 5.0 4.6 4.7 4.5 3.9 4.1 3.4 3.8 3.8 4.6
HOT SPRINGS COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 2,376 2,370 2,448 2,464 2,474 2,535 2,439 2,413 2,473 2,463 2,449 2,420 2,443
EMPLOYMENT 2,241 2,229 2,307 2,331 2,349 2,356 2,301 2,287 2,340 2,356 2,321 2,293 2,309
UNEMPLOYMENT 135 141 141 133 125 179 138 126 133 107 128 127 134
UNEMPL. RATE 5.7 5.9 5.8 5.4 5.1 7.1 5.7 5.2 5.4 4.3 5.2 5.2 5.5
JOHNSON COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 3,190 3,195 3,314 3,298 3,319 3,550 3,433 3,383 3,239 3,232 3,261 3,123 3,295
EMPLOYMENT 2,870 2,892 3,034 3,081 3,135 3,401 3,292 3,264 3,106 3,105 3,119 2,948 3,104
UNEMPLOYMENT 320 303 280 217 184 149 141 119 133 127 142 175 191
UNEMPL. RATE 10.0 9.5 8.4 6.6 5.5 4.2 4.1 3.5 4.1 3.9 4.4 5.6 5.8
LINCOLN COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 6,016 6,003 6,044 6,062 6,232 6,702 6,447 6,377 6,752 6,739 6,376 6,128 6,323
EMPLOYMENT 5,264 5,280 5,324 5,510 5,792 6,241 6,067 6,006 6,341 6,370 5,960 5,670 5,819
UNEMPLOYMENT 752 723 720 552 440 461 380 371 411 369 416 458 504
UNEMPL. RATE 12.5 12.0 11.9 9.1 7.1 6.9 5.9 5.8 6.1 5.5 6.5 7.5 8.0
NIOBRARA COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 1,139 1,137 1,200 1,207 1,187 1,182 1,178 1,159 1,152 1,096 1,114 1,090 1,153
EMPLOYMENT 1,057 1,054 1,124 1,137 1,128 1,126 1,142 1,123 1,119 1,052 1,073 1,043 1,098
UNEMPLOYMENT 82 83 76 70 59 56 36 36 33 44 41 47 55
UNEMPL. RATE 7.2 7.3 6.3 5.8 5.0 4.7 3.1 3.1 2.9 4.0 3.7 4.3 4.8
PARK COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 11,991 12,164 12,353 12,487 13,219 15,030 15,593 15,308 14,029 12,946 12,508 12,358 13,332
EMPLOYMENT 11,199 11,458 11,751 11,906 12,662 14,473 15,115 14,848 13,592 12,455 11,963 11,748 12,764
UNEMPLOYMENT 792 706 602 581 557 557 478 460 437 491 545 610 568
UNEMPL. RATE 6.6 5.8 4.9 4.7 4.2 3.7 3.1 3.0 3.1 3.8 4.4 4.9 4.3
PLATTE COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 3,738 3,816 3,907 3,945 4,021 3,945 3,925 3,888 3,984 3,927 3,944 3,939 3,915
EMPLOYMENT 3,448 3,515 3,627 3,726 3,843 3,754 3,731 3,709 3,811 3,733 3,726 3,693 3,693
UNEMPLOYMENT 290 301 280 219 178 191 194 179 173 194 218 246 222
UNEMPL. RATE 7.8 7.9 7.2 5.6 4.4 4.8 4.9 4.6 4.3 4.9 5.5 6.2 5.7
SHERIDAN COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 12,083 12,117 12,349 12,408 12,614 12,760 12,609 12,504 12,552 12,845 12,745 12,739 12,527
EMPLOYMENT 11,067 11,198 11,500 11,675 11,896 12,051 11,990 11,876 11,928 12,241 12,104 12,119 11,804
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,016 919 849 733 718 709 619 628 624 604 641 620 723
UNEMPL. RATE 8.4 7.6 6.9 5.9 5.7 5.6 4.9 5.0 5.0 4.7 5.0 4.9 5.8
SUBLETTE COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 2,514 2,532 2,562 2,698 2,852 3,063 3,120 3,021 2,845 2,816 2,730 2,630 2,782
EMPLOYMENT 2,374 2,375 2,421 2,597 2,774 2,983 3,051 2,966 2,783 2,760 2,645 2,555 2,690
UNEMPLOYMENT 140 157 141 101 78 80 69 55 62 56 85 75 92
UNEMPL. RATE 5.6 6.2 5.5 3.7 2.7 2.6 2.2 1.8 2.2 2.0 3.1 2.9 3.3
SWEETWATER COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 21,210 21,274 21,199 20,980 21,098 21,154 20,602 20,651 20,809 21,318 21,447 21,559 21,109
EMPLOYMENT 19,536 19,676 19,702 19,635 19,958 19,774 19,348 19,483 19,644 20,242 20,290 20,273 19,797
UNEMPLOYMENT 1,674 1,598 1,497 1,345 1,140 1,380 1,254 1,168 1,165 1,076 1,157 1,286 1,312
UNEMPL. RATE 7.9 7.5 7.1 6.4 5.4 6.5 6.1 5.7 5.6 5.0 5.4 6.0 6.2
TETON COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 7,825 7,826 7,829 7,291 8,363 10,951 11,793 11,654 10,087 8,229 7,676 8,247 8,981
EMPLOYMENT 7,445 7,465 7,498 6,899 8,079 10,808 11,686 11,535 9,952 8,037 7,284 8,001 8,724
UNEMPLOYMENT 380 361 331 392 284 143 107 119 135 192 392 246 257
UNEMPL. RATE 4.9 4.6 4.2 5.4 3.4 1.3 0.9 1.0 1.3 2.3 5.1 3.0 2.9
UINTA COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 10,198 10,151 10,267 10,185 10,334 10,307 10,317 10,060 10,152 10,274 10,435 10,340 10,252
EMPLOYMENT 9,211 9,123 9,257 9,233 9,469 9,349 9,503 9,300 9,424 9,587 9,676 9,597 9,394
UNEMPLOYMENT 987 1,028 1,010 952 865 958 814 760 728 687 759 743 858
UNEMPL. RATE 9.7 10.1 9.8 9.3 8.4 9.3 7.9 7.6 7.2 6.7 7.3 7.2 8.4
WASHAKIE COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 4,428 4,441 4,429 4,388 4,345 4,404 4,545 4,529 4,409 4,507 4,491 4,476 4,450
EMPLOYMENT 4,192 4,230 4,110 4,129 4,068 4,121 4,265 4,232 4,166 4,268 4,238 4,210 4,186
UNEMPLOYMENT 236 211 319 259 277 283 280 297 243 239 253 266 264
UNEMPL. RATE 5.3 4.8 7.2 5.9 6.4 6.4 6.2 6.6 5.5 5.3 5.6 5.9 5.9
WESTON COUNTY ANNUAL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC AVERAGE
LABOR FORCE 3,178 3,230 3,275 3,269 3,240 3,060 3,176 3,184 3,204 3,251 3,290 3,184 3,212
EMPLOYMENT 2,920 2,976 3,020 3,033 3,048 2,847 3,026 3,065 3,083 3,114 3,153 3,041 3,027
UNEMPLOYMENT 258 254 255 236 192 213 150 119 121 137 137 143 185
UNEMPL. RATE 8.1 7.9 7.8 7.2 5.9 7.0 4.7 3.7 3.8 4.2 4.2 4.5 5.8
Benchmark Run Date 04/2015

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