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Workforce Statistics

Current Workforce Stats

AreaLabor ForceEmploymentUnemploymentUnemployment Rate

Alabama

2,196,581

2,089,217

107,364

4.9%

Choctaw County

4,213

3,944

753

3.9%

Clarke County

7,770

7,150

620

8.0%

Conecuh County

4,429

4,180

249

5.6%

Escambia County

14,589

13,908

681

4.7%

Monroe County

7,089

6,641

448

6.3%

Source: Alabama Department of Labor. Based on May 2017 data.

2014 Average Workforce Stats

AreaLabor ForceEmploymentUnemploymentUnemployment Rate

Alabama

2,196,581

2,089,217

107,364

4.9%

Choctaw County

4,570

4,164

406

8.9%

Clarke County

8,058

7,048

1,010

12.5%

Conecuh County

4,620

4,123

497

10.8%

Escambia County

14,066

12,899

1,167

8.3%

Monroe County

7,457

6,606

851

11.4%

Source: Alabama Department of Labor, 2014.

Regional Workforce

AreaLabor ForceEmploymentUnemploymentUnemployment Rate

Baldwin County

92,452

89,106

3,346

3.6%

Choctaw County

4,213

3,944

269

6.4%

Clarke County

7,770

7,150

620

8.0%

Conecuh County

4,429

4,387

458

9.5%

Escambia County

14,373

4,180

249

5.6%

Mobile County

183,703

174,426

9,277

5.0%

Monroe County

7,089

6,641

448

6.3%

Washington County

6,693

6,251

442

6.6%

Area Totals:

315,573

292,256

23,317

7.4%

Source: Alabama Department of Labor. Based on August 2015 data.

Underemployment

 

RateWorkers

Region 9

24.5

315,573

Choctaw County

26.7

4,213

Clarke County

30.4

7,770

Conecuh County

25.6

4,429

Escambia County

15.9

14,373

Monroe County

28.2

7,089

Note: Rounding errors may be present. Based on April 2015 labor force data and 2014 underemployment rates. Region 9 includes Baldwin, Choctaw, Clarke, Conecuh, Escambia, Mobile, Monroe and Washington Counties.

Source: Center for Business and Economic Research, The University of Alabama and Alabama Department of Industrial Relations. This information was included in the 2014 State of the Workforce Report VIII: Region 9

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