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  2016 Workforce Sector Economic Scorecard - State of Connecticut Benchmarked March 2017 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 2015 2016 Year-to-Year comparisons
Jan 1,670.5 1,676.4 Plus Grade
Feb 1,668.5 1,679.2 Plus Grade
Mar 1,669.6 1,683.9 Plus Grade
Apr 1,671.7 1,678.6 Plus Grade
May 1,674.9 1,678.3 Plus Grade
Jun 1,676.0 1,676.3 Plus Grade
Jul 1,673.5 1,679.9 Plus Grade
Aug 1,673.5 1,679.7 Plus Grade
Sep 1,673.4 1,680.7 Plus Grade
Oct 1,678.6 1,679.0 Plus Grade
Nov 1,679.5 1,678.9 Minus Grade
Dec 1,677.6 1,680.3 Plus Grade
2015 2016 Year-to-Year comparisons
1,792.1 1,783.6 Minus Grade
1,794.1 1,786.1 Minus Grade
1,794.9 1,789.1 Minus Grade
1,794.6 1,792.6 Plus Grade
1,793.2 1,796.4 Plus Grade
1,791.0 1,800.6 Plus Grade
1,788.2 1,804.9 Plus Grade
1,785.4 1,809.3 Plus Grade
1,783.0 1,813.6 Plus Grade
1,781.4 1,817.4 Plus Grade
1,780.9 1,820.7 Plus Grade
1,781.8 1,823.7 Plus Grade
2015 2016 Year-to-Year comparisons
1,910.5 1,890.4 Minus Grade
1,909.5 1,892.5 Minus Grade
1,907.2 1,894.9 Minus Grade
1,903.9 1,897.6 Minus Grade
1,899.8 1,900.6 Plus Grade
1,895.3 1,903.9 Plus Grade
1,891.2 1,906.9 Plus Grade
1,888.1 1,909.7 Plus Grade
1,886.3 1,912.2 Plus Grade
1,885.9 1,914.6 Plus Grade
1,886.8 1,917.2 Plus Grade
1,888.5 1,920.2 Plus Grade
2015 2016 Year-to-Year comparisons
6.1 5.5 Plus Grade
6.0 5.5 Plus Grade
5.9 5.4 Plus Grade
5.8 5.3 Plus Grade
5.7 5.3 Plus Grade
5.7 5.2 Plus Grade
5.6 5.1 Plus Grade
5.6 5.0 Plus Grade
5.6 5.0 Plus Grade
5.6 4.9 Plus Grade
5.6 4.9 Plus Grade
5.6 4.9 Plus Grade
2015 2016 Year-to-Year comparisons
116.4 104.2 Plus Grade
114.5 103.3 Plus Grade
112.6 102.2 Plus Grade
110.7 101.1 Plus Grade
108.8 100.1 Plus Grade
107.1 99.0 Plus Grade
105.8 97.6 Plus Grade
105.1 96.1 Plus Grade
104.9 94.8 Plus Grade
104.9 93.9 Plus Grade
105.0 93.5 Plus Grade
104.8 93.5 Plus Grade
2015 2016 Year-to-Year comparisons
4,161 3,656 Plus Grade
4,123 3,804 Plus Grade
4,053 3,743 Plus Grade
4,019 3,821 Plus Grade
3,805 3,991 Minus Grade
3,980 4,423 Minus Grade
3,794 3,752 Plus Grade
4,034 3,990 Plus Grade
3,664 3,846 Minus Grade
3,705 3,961 Minus Grade
3,575 3,716 Minus Grade
3,715 3,860 Minus Grade
Total Up Down NC Net %
6 4 2 0 +33%
6 4 2 0 +33%
6 4 2 0 +33%
6 5 1 0 +67%
6 5 1 0 +67%
6 5 1 0 +67%
6 6 0 0 +100%
6 6 0 0 +100%
6 5 1 0 +67%
6 5 1 0 +67%
6 4 2 0 +33%
6 5 1 0 +67%
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