State of Connecticut Home Follow Us on FacebookFollow Us on TwitterFollow Us on Flickr
Connecticut Department of Labor Home Connecticut Labor Market Information Home
Home About Publications FAQ Glossary Contact
Labor Market Information - Information Sector State of Connecticut
Last Updated: November 16, 2017
  Information Sector ~ State of Connecticut Select Industry  
1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago February 2010 Recession Trough March 2008 Employment Peak
Oct
2017
Sep
2017
Change Rate % Oct
2017
Oct
2016
Change Rate % Oct
2017
Mar
2010
Change Rate % Oct
2017
Mar
2008
Change Rate %
31,600 32,100 -500 -1.6% 31,600 32,200 -600 -1.9% 31,600 31,800 -200 -0.6% 31,600 38,000 -6,400 -16.8%
The information sector comprises establishments engaged in the following processes: (a) producing and distributing information and cultural products, (b) providing the means to transmit or distribute these products as well as data or communications, and (c) processing data. The main components of this sector are the publishing industries, including software publishing, and both traditional publishing and publishing exclusively on the Internet; the motion picture and sound recording industries; the broadcasting industries, including traditional broadcasting and those broadcasting exclusively over the Internet; the telecommunications industries; the industries known as Internet service providers and web search portals, data processing industries, and the information services industries. Download Information Employment (1990-Current) .xls
Month 2004 Y/Y 2005 Y/Y 2006 Y/Y 2007 Y/Y 2008 Y/Y 2009 Y/Y 2010 Y/Y 2011 Y/Y 2012 Y/Y 2013 Y/Y 2014 Y/Y 2015 Y/Y 2016 Y/Y 2017 Y/Y
Jan 39,200 38,700 38,100 37,700 38,000 36,600 32,200 31,700 31,500 31,600 32,100 32,300 32,500 31,500
Feb 38,900 38,700 37,900 37,900 38,000 36,500 31,900 31,700 31,300 32,100 32,000 32,300 32,600 31,200
Mar 39,000 38,400 38,000 37,800 38,000 35,700 31,800 31,700 31,000 32,100 32,100 32,300 32,400 31,500
Apr 39,000 38,300 37,800 38,100 38,800 35,200 31,600 31,400 31,000 31,700 32,100 32,400 32,200 31,500
May 39,100 38,300 37,800 39,000 38,700 34,600 31,700 31,100 31,200 32,200 32,000 32,500 32,300 31,300
Jun 39,200 38,200 37,600 38,400 38,400 34,400 31,500 31,300 31,100 32,300 31,900 32,500 32,400 31,900
Jul 39,000 38,100 37,900 38,700 37,700 34,200 31,500 31,200 31,000 32,200 32,000 32,400 32,300 31,800
Aug 39,200 37,900 37,900 38,800 37,500 33,700 31,700 31,100 31,300 32,100 32,100 32,500 32,700 31,800
Sep 39,000 37,800 37,900 39,300 37,400 33,400 31,700 31,000 31,500 31,900 31,900 32,500 32,200 32,100
Oct 38,800 37,700 38,000 39,200 37,100 32,900 31,700 31,100 31,600 32,000 31,700 32,600 32,200 31,600
Nov 38,800 37,700 38,000 38,000 36,900 32,800 31,700 31,200 31,800 31,900 32,500 32,600 32,100
Dec 38,700 37,700 38,100 38,000 36,700 32,100 31,900 31,000 31,300 32,000 32,400 32,500 31,900
Month 1990 Y/Y 1991 Y/Y 1992 Y/Y 1993 Y/Y 1994 Y/Y 1995 Y/Y 1996 Y/Y 1997 Y/Y 1998 Y/Y 1999 Y/Y 2000 Y/Y 2001 Y/Y 2002 Y/Y 2003 Y/Y
Jan 43,400 41,800 39,100 39,700 40,100 41,200 41,500 44,300 44,200 44,500 45,500 46,600 42,500 40,100
Feb 43,100 41,400 39,200 40,000 39,800 41,200 42,100 44,700 44,300 44,500 45,600 46,600 42,000 40,000
Mar 43,100 41,100 39,200 39,700 39,700 41,300 42,400 44,900 44,500 44,400 45,800 46,100 41,900 39,900
Apr 42,900 40,200 39,200 39,300 40,100 41,500 42,800 44,900 44,500 44,400 45,800 45,600 41,800 39,800
May 42,800 40,200 39,200 39,300 40,400 41,600 43,200 44,700 44,800 44,400 46,000 45,300 41,500 39,600
Jun 43,000 39,900 39,300 39,400 40,500 41,600 43,700 44,800 44,900 44,200 46,300 44,900 41,300 39,600
Jul 42,000 39,900 39,500 39,300 40,800 41,500 43,200 44,700 44,800 44,700 46,900 44,100 40,900 39,500
Aug 41,800 39,500 39,700 39,400 40,700 41,500 43,600 44,800 44,900 44,700 46,900 44,100 40,600 39,400
Sep 41,300 39,500 39,700 39,600 40,600 41,500 43,900 45,000 39,400 44,800 47,200 43,700 40,300 39,200
Oct 41,200 39,400 39,600 39,900 40,600 42,200 44,100 43,700 45,000 45,000 47,100 43,300 40,200 39,400
Nov 40,800 39,200 39,600 40,100 40,700 41,500 44,500 43,600 44,900 45,200 47,100 43,100 39,700 39,300
Dec 40,700 39,400 39,500 40,200 40,900 41,700 44,400 43,700 44,900 45,400 47,100 42,800 39,600 39,200
Go Connecticut LMI Home State of Connecticut Department of Labor - Office of Research
200 Folly Brook Boulevard, Wethersfield, CT 06109 / Phone: 860-263-6290
LMI Home | CTDOL Home | CT.gov | Feedback | Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Accessibility Policy
This workforce product was funded by a grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Labor's Employment and Training Administration. (more)
Go to the State of Connecticut website