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  2017 Workforce Sector Economic Scorecard - State of Connecticut Benchmarked March 2019 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 1,687.2 1,697.9 Plus Grade
Feb 1,690.7 1,696.2 Plus Grade
Mar 1,696.0 1,696.0 Even
Apr 1,691.5 1,695.2 Plus Grade
May 1,692.8 1,696.5 Plus Grade
Jun 1,688.8 1,698.3 Plus Grade
Jul 1,694.0 1,696.5 Plus Grade
Aug 1,693.5 1,698.0 Plus Grade
Sep 1,693.1 1,696.5 Plus Grade
Oct 1,693.8 1,695.3 Plus Grade
Nov 1,693.3 1,694.9 Plus Grade
Dec 1,695.1 1,695.5 Plus Grade
2016 2017 Year-to-Year comparisons
1,787.0 1,819.4 Plus Grade
1,789.4 1,822.6 Plus Grade
1,792.1 1,824.7 Plus Grade
1,794.8 1,825.5 Plus Grade
1,797.5 1,825.0 Plus Grade
1,800.1 1,823.4 Plus Grade
1,802.7 1,820.9 Plus Grade
1,805.2 1,817.9 Plus Grade
1,807.6 1,815.0 Plus Grade
1,810.0 1,812.7 Plus Grade
1,812.7 1,811.2 Minus Grade
1,815.9 1,811.0 Minus Grade
2016 2017 Year-to-Year comparisons
1,885.9 1,906.6 Plus Grade
1,886.9 1,909.3 Plus Grade
1,888.1 1,910.8 Plus Grade
1,889.3 1,910.9 Plus Grade
1,890.7 1,909.7 Plus Grade
1,892.1 1,907.3 Plus Grade
1,893.5 1,904.3 Plus Grade
1,895.0 1,900.9 Plus Grade
1,896.7 1,897.5 Plus Grade
1,898.6 1,894.6 Minus Grade
1,900.8 1,892.6 Minus Grade
1,903.6 1,891.6 Minus Grade
2016 2017 Year-to-Year comparisons
5.2 4.6 Plus Grade
5.2 4.5 Plus Grade
5.1 4.5 Plus Grade
5.0 4.5 Plus Grade
4.9 4.4 Plus Grade
4.9 4.4 Plus Grade
4.8 4.4 Plus Grade
4.7 4.4 Plus Grade
4.7 4.3 Plus Grade
4.7 4.3 Plus Grade
4.6 4.3 Plus Grade
4.6 4.3 Plus Grade
2016 2017 Year-to-Year comparisons
98.9 87.3 Plus Grade
97.5 86.7 Plus Grade
96.0 86.1 Plus Grade
94.5 85.4 Plus Grade
93.2 84.6 Plus Grade
92.0 83.9 Plus Grade
90.9 83.4 Plus Grade
89.8 83.0 Plus Grade
89.0 82.5 Plus Grade
88.6 81.9 Plus Grade
88.1 81.3 Plus Grade
87.7 80.6 Plus Grade
2016 2017 Year-to-Year comparisons
3,756 3,913 Minus Grade
3,997 3,696 Plus Grade
3,694 4,609 Minus Grade
3,800 3,377 Plus Grade
4,082 4,034 Plus Grade
4,474 3,883 Plus Grade
3,844 3,957 Minus Grade
4,015 3,694 Plus Grade
3,904 3,954 Minus Grade
4,117 3,675 Plus Grade
3,679 3,633 Plus Grade
3,414 2,877 Plus Grade
Total Up Down NC Net %
6 5 1 0 +67%
6 6 0 0 +100%
6 4 1 1 +50%
6 6 0 0 +100%
6 6 0 0 +100%
6 6 0 0 +100%
6 5 1 0 +67%
6 6 0 0 +100%
6 5 1 0 +67%
6 5 1 0 +67%
6 4 2 0 +33%
6 4 2 0 +33%
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