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  2008 Workforce Sector Economic Scorecard - State of Connecticut Benchmarked March 2016 Select Year >>>
Current Workforce Taken together, this group of six economic indicators presents an overall picture of the current conditions in the Connecticut labor market. Current levels and the change from the previous period, as well as the year-to-year changes in the number of nonfarm employment jobs #1, residents employed #2 and residents unemployed #5, the unemployment rate #4, the size of the labor force #3, and the average weekly initial claims #6 - the number of those filing initial, new and additional, claims for unemployment. All workforce sector indicators are seasonally adjusted figures.
Month 2007 2008 Year-to-Year comparisons
Jan 1,691.9 1,712.3 Plus Grade
Feb 1,692.3 1,712.2 Plus Grade
Mar 1,690.9 1,713.3 Plus Grade
Apr 1,693.2 1,710.4 Plus Grade
May 1,696.8 1,707.3 Plus Grade
Jun 1,702.1 1,705.7 Plus Grade
Jul 1,700.9 1,697.9 Minus Grade
Aug 1,701.0 1,695.9 Minus Grade
Sep 1,699.8 1,693.2 Minus Grade
Oct 1,703.2 1,686.7 Minus Grade
Nov 1,704.6 1,680.9 Minus Grade
Dec 1,705.3 1,673.0 Minus Grade
2007 2008 Year-to-Year comparisons
1,764.8 1,779.5 Plus Grade
1,766.7 1,779.9 Plus Grade
1,768.4 1,779.9 Plus Grade
1,770.0 1,779.3 Plus Grade
1,771.5 1,778.3 Plus Grade
1,773.0 1,776.9 Plus Grade
1,774.2 1,775.2 Plus Grade
1,775.1 1,773.3 Minus Grade
1,776.0 1,770.9 Minus Grade
1,776.9 1,768.1 Minus Grade
1,777.8 1,764.6 Minus Grade
1,778.7 1,760.5 Minus Grade
2007 2008 Year-to-Year comparisons
1,843.9 1,872.8 Plus Grade
1,845.9 1,874.4 Plus Grade
1,847.8 1,875.9 Plus Grade
1,849.7 1,877.4 Plus Grade
1,851.8 1,879.1 Plus Grade
1,854.0 1,881.1 Plus Grade
1,856.4 1,883.1 Plus Grade
1,859.0 1,884.9 Plus Grade
1,861.9 1,886.2 Plus Grade
1,865.0 1,886.9 Plus Grade
1,868.0 1,887.3 Plus Grade
1,870.6 1,887.4 Plus Grade
2007 2008 Year-to-Year comparisons
4.3 5.0 Minus Grade
4.3 5.0 Minus Grade
4.3 5.1 Minus Grade
4.3 5.2 Minus Grade
4.3 5.4 Minus Grade
4.4 5.5 Minus Grade
4.4 5.7 Minus Grade
4.5 5.9 Minus Grade
4.6 6.1 Minus Grade
4.7 6.3 Minus Grade
4.8 6.5 Minus Grade
4.9 6.7 Minus Grade
2007 2008 Year-to-Year comparisons
79.1 93.3 Minus Grade
79.2 94.5 Minus Grade
79.4 96.0 Minus Grade
79.8 98.1 Minus Grade
80.2 100.8 Minus Grade
81.0 104.2 Minus Grade
82.2 107.9 Minus Grade
83.9 111.6 Minus Grade
85.8 115.3 Minus Grade
88.0 118.9 Minus Grade
90.1 122.7 Minus Grade
91.9 126.9 Minus Grade
2007 2008 Year-to-Year comparisons
4,043 4,174 Minus Grade
4,117 4,145 Minus Grade
3,874 3,887 Minus Grade
4,060 4,426 Minus Grade
3,907 4,591 Minus Grade
4,096 4,696 Minus Grade
3,950 4,767 Minus Grade
3,844 5,790 Minus Grade
3,805 5,411 Minus Grade
3,990 5,829 Minus Grade
4,347 6,101 Minus Grade
4,888 6,128 Minus Grade
Total Up Down NC Net %
6 3 3 0 0%
6 3 3 0 0%
6 3 3 0 0%
6 3 3 0 0%
6 3 3 0 0%
6 3 3 0 0%
6 2 4 0 -33%
6 1 5 0 -67%
6 1 5 0 -67%
6 1 5 0 -67%
6 1 5 0 -67%
6 1 5 0 -67%
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