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  2017 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 2016 2017 Year-to-Year comparisons
Jan 1,676.4 1,683.5 Plus Grade
Feb 1,679.2 1,683.9 Plus Grade
Mar 1,683.9 1,682.2 Minus Grade
Apr 1,678.6 1,678.4 Minus Grade
May 1,678.3 1,679.2 Plus Grade
Jun 1,676.3 1,683.9 Plus Grade
Jul 1,679.9 1,680.2 Plus Grade
Aug 1,679.7 1,680.8 Plus Grade
Sep 1,680.7 1,681.4 Plus Grade
Oct 1,679.0 1,679.6 Plus Grade
Nov 1,678.9 1,679.9 Plus Grade
Dec 1,680.3 1,685.6 Plus Grade
2016 2017 Year-to-Year comparisons
1,783.6 1,826.6 Plus Grade
1,786.1 1,829.1 Plus Grade
1,789.1 1,831.1 Plus Grade
1,792.6 1,832.2 Plus Grade
1,796.4 1,832.3 Plus Grade
1,800.6 1,831.6 Plus Grade
1,804.9 1,830.3 Plus Grade
1,809.3 1,828.8 Plus Grade
1,813.6 1,827.3 Plus Grade
1,817.4 1,826.4 Plus Grade
1,820.7 1,826.0 Plus Grade
1,823.7 1,826.0 Minus Grade
2016 2017 Year-to-Year comparisons
1,890.4 1,923.0 Plus Grade
1,892.5 1,925.1 Plus Grade
1,894.9 1,925.8 Plus Grade
1,897.6 1,925.0 Plus Grade
1,900.6 1,922.9 Plus Grade
1,903.9 1,919.9 Plus Grade
1,906.9 1,917.0 Plus Grade
1,909.7 1,914.3 Plus Grade
1,912.2 1,912.8 Plus Grade
1,914.6 1,912.0 Minus Grade
1,917.2 1,912.3 Minus Grade
1,920.2 1,912.6 Minus Grade
2016 2017 Year-to-Year comparisons
5.5 4.9 Plus Grade
5.5 4.9 Plus Grade
5.4 4.9 Plus Grade
5.3 4.8 Plus Grade
5.3 4.7 Plus Grade
5.2 4.7 Plus Grade
5.1 4.6 Plus Grade
5.0 4.5 Plus Grade
5.0 4.5 Plus Grade
4.9 4.5 Plus Grade
4.9 4.5 Plus Grade
4.9 4.5 Plus Grade
2016 2017 Year-to-Year comparisons
104.2 93.9 Plus Grade
103.3 94.0 Plus Grade
102.2 93.7 Plus Grade
101.1 92.7 Plus Grade
100.1 91.2 Plus Grade
99.0 89.6 Plus Grade
97.6 88.2 Plus Grade
96.1 87.0 Plus Grade
94.8 86.4 Plus Grade
93.9 86.1 Plus Grade
93.5 86.2 Plus Grade
93.5 86.4 Plus Grade
2016 2017 Year-to-Year comparisons
3,656 3,763 Minus Grade
3,804 3,421 Plus Grade
3,743 4,266 Minus Grade
3,821 3,736 Plus Grade
3,991 3,929 Plus Grade
4,423 3,820 Plus Grade
3,752 3,858 Minus Grade
3,990 3,611 Plus Grade
3,846 3,812 Plus Grade
3,961 3,523 Plus Grade
3,716 3,668 Plus Grade
3,860 3,413 Plus Grade
Total Up Down NC Net %
6 5 1 0 +67%
6 6 0 0 +100%
6 4 2 0 +33%
6 5 1 0 +67%
6 6 0 0 +100%
6 6 0 0 +100%
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%
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