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  2021 Workforce Sector Economic Scorecard - State of Connecticut Last Updated: May 20, 2021
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 2020 2021 Year-to-Year comparisons
Jan 1,698.0 1,571.8 Minus Grade
Feb 1,696.3 1,574.9 Minus Grade
Mar 1,683.3 1,580.1 Minus Grade
Apr 1,403.9 1,580.6 Plus Grade
May 1,437.5
Jun 1,490.9
Jul 1,525.0
Aug 1,549.5
Sep 1,569.2
Oct 1,577.7
Nov 1,575.4
Dec 1,570.8
2020 2021 Year-to-Year comparisons
1,850.7 1,690.5 Minus Grade
1,846.2 1,567.0 Minus Grade
1,842.2 1,586.5 Minus Grade
1,669.7 1,601.2 Minus Grade
1,671.1
1,675.5
1,681.9
1,687.7
1,691.4
1,692.7
1,691.8
1,691.0
2020 2021 Year-to-Year comparisons
1,921.0 1,839.7 Minus Grade
1,918.0 1,712.6 Minus Grade
1,915.6 1,729.6 Minus Grade
1,826.6 1,741.8 Minus Grade
1,886.5
1,890.7
1,895.8
1,841.9
1,844.1
1,844.5
1,843.5
1,843.0
2020 2021 Year-to-Year comparisons
3.7 8.1 Minus Grade
3.7 8.5 Minus Grade
3.8 8.3 Minus Grade
8.6 8.1 Plus Grade
11.4
11.4
11.3
8.4
8.3
8.2
8.2
8.2
2020 2021 Year-to-Year comparisons
70.3 149.2 Minus Grade
71.8 145.6 Minus Grade
73.4 143.0 Minus Grade
156.9 140.5 Plus Grade
215.4
215.2
213.9
154.2
152.6
151.7
151.8
152.0
2020 2021 Year-to-Year comparisons
3,079 8,040 Minus Grade
3,243 8,184 Minus Grade
25,989 10,553 Plus Grade
37,632 4,609 Plus Grade
31,592
10,446
10,794
10,073
7,408
7,295
7,072
4,493
Total Up Down NC Net %
6 0 6 0 -100%
6 0 6 0 -100%
6 1 5 0 -67%
6 4 2 0 +33%
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