Iowa Local Labor Force Data

                 MONTHLY LABOR FORCE DATA

                                   JULY  2014                   AUGUST  2014

                        LABOR                        LABOR
                        FORCE    EMP    UNEMP RATE   FORCE    EMP    UNEMP RATE

IOWA (SEASONALLY ADJ). 1700600 1623900  76700  4.5  1703000 1626300  76700  4.5

MULTIPLE-COUNTY MSA'S: (NOT SEASONALLY ADJ.)

CEDAR RAPIDS MSA .....  149800  143000   6800  4.6   147600  141300   6200  4.2
DES MOINES-W DSM MSA .  335600  321600  14000  4.2   332100  318900  13200  4.0
IOWA CITY MSA ........   97900   94400   3500  3.6    98000   95000   3100  3.1
SIOUX CITY MSA .......   80000   76300   3700  4.6    79300   75700   3500  4.5
WATERLOO - CF MSA ....   97000   92600   4300  4.5    97100   91800   5300  5.5
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COUNTIES: (NOT SEASONALLY ADJ.)

ADAIR ................    4580    4420    160  3.4     4620    4470    150  3.1
ADAMS ................    2190    2100     80  3.8     2160    2080     80  3.7
ALLAMAKEE ............    8000    7600    390  4.9     7900    7540    360  4.5
APPANOOSE ............    6110    5750    360  5.9     6060    5720    340  5.6
AUDUBON ..............    3260    3120    140  4.3     3260    3130    130  4.0
BENTON (PART OF MSA)..   14000   13400    600  4.2    13800   13200    600  4.4
BLACK HAWK
   (PART OF MSA)......   75600   72100   3500  4.6    76000   71500   4500  5.9
BOONE (MICRO) ........   15970   15440    530  3.3    15840   15350    490  3.1
BREMER (PART OF MSA) .   14300   13800    500  3.7    14200   13600    600  4.1
BUCHANAN .............   11510   10990    520  4.5    11490   10860    630  5.5
BUENA VISTA (MICRO) ..   10960   10420    540  4.9    10860   10400    460  4.3
BUTLER ...............    8990    8680    320  3.5     9010    8630    370  4.2
CALHOUN ..............    5090    4870    220  4.3     5060    4860    200  4.0
CARROLL ..............   12480   12100    380  3.0    12240   11870    370  3.0
CASS .................    8060    7750    310  3.8     7910    7630    290  3.6
CEDAR ................   11510   11040    470  4.1    11350   10940    400  3.6
CERRO GORDO
   (PART OF MICRO) ...   24700   23530   1170  4.7    24460   23370   1090  4.5
CHEROKEE .............    6990    6670    320  4.6     7060    6760    310  4.3
CHICKASAW ............    7110    6800    310  4.4     7070    6760    310  4.4
CLARKE ...............    4660    4450    210  4.6     4620    4420    200  4.3
CLAY .................    9620    9100    520  5.4     9410    9070    350  3.7
CLAYTON ..............   10430    9970    460  4.4    10390    9960    430  4.1
CLINTON (MICRO) ......   26550   25200   1360  5.1    26490   25240   1250  4.7
CRAWFORD .............    9620    9290    330  3.5     9490    9180    310  3.3
DALLAS (PART OF MSA) .   41100   39600   1500  3.7    40700   39300   1400  3.4
DAVIS ................    4110    3880    220  5.5     4130    3900    230  5.6
DECATUR ..............    4360    4160    200  4.5     4260    4090    160  3.8
DELAWARE..............   11460   11070    400  3.4    11340   10970    370  3.3
DES MOINES
   (PART OF MICRO) ...   21680   20530   1150  5.3    21440   20370   1070  5.0
DICKINSON (MICRO) ....   10590   10140    450  4.3    10280    9900    380  3.7
DUBUQUE (MSA) ........   56000   53800   2300  4.1    55700   53600   2100  3.7
EMMET ................    5940    5660    280  4.7     5880    5650    240  4.0
FAYETTE ..............   11180   10650    530  4.7    11190   10650    540  4.8
FLOYD ................    8440    8080    370  4.3     8410    8060    350  4.2
FRANKLIN .............    6330    6090    230  3.7     6400    6180    230  3.6
FREMONT ..............    4200    4030    170  4.1     4150    3990    160  3.8
GREENE ...............    5230    4990    240  4.5     5110    4880    230  4.6
GRUNDY (PART OF MSA) .    7000    6700    300  3.9     6900    6700    300  4.1
GUTHRIE (PART OF MSA)     5700    5500    200  4.1     5700    5400    200  4.0
HAMILTON .............    6940    6590    350  5.0     6930    6620    310  4.5
HANCOCK ..............    6230    6010    220  3.5     6120    5930    200  3.2
HARDIN ...............    9240    8850    390  4.2     9170    8790    380  4.1
HARRISON (PART OF MSA)    7220    6940    280  3.9     7160    6910    250  3.5
HENRY ................    9480    9020    450  4.8     9320    8890    420  4.5
HOWARD ...............    5040    4840    200  4.0     5080    4900    180  3.6
HUMBOLDT .............    5230    5030    210  3.9     5180    4990    190  3.6
         
                            

                            MONTHLY LABOR FORCE DATA

                                   JULY  2014                   AUGUST  2014

COUNTIES:               LABOR                        LABOR
(NOT SEASONALLY ADJ.)   FORCE    EMP    UNEMP RATE   FORCE    EMP    UNEMP RATE

IDA ..................    4210    4080    130  3.1     4140    4010    130  3.1
IOWA .................    9160    8730    430  4.7     9040    8640    400  4.4
JACKSON ..............   11140   10630    520  4.6    11110   10620    480  4.4
JASPER (MICRO) .......   17440   16570    870  5.0    17460   16620    840  4.8
JEFFERSON ............    8090    7680    410  5.1     7920    7530    390  4.9
JOHNSON (PART OF MSA)    85600   82500   3100  3.6    85600   83000   2600  3.1
JONES (PART OF MSA) ..   10700   10200    600  5.2    10500   10100    500  4.3
KEOKUK ...............    5780    5530    250  4.3     5720    5500    220  3.8
KOSSUTH ..............    9600    9320    280  2.9     9500    9230    270  2.9
LEE (PART OF MICRO) ..   17190   16000   1190  6.9    17160   16020   1140  6.6
LINN (PART OF MSA) ...  125100  119500   5700  4.5   123200  118100   5100  4.2
LOUISA (PART OF MICRO)    6150    5890    260  4.2     6060    5810    250  4.1
LUCAS ................    4720    4540    180  3.9     4600    4450    150  3.3
LYON .................    8030    7850    180  2.2     7960    7790    160  2.1
MADISON (PART OF MSA)     8400    8000    400  4.2     8300    8000    300  4.1
MAHASKA (MICRO) ......   11670   11140    530  4.6    11600   11120    480  4.1
MARION (MICRO) .......   17200   16510    690  4.0    16960   16330    630  3.7
MARSHALL (MICRO) .....   20380   19370   1010  4.9    20230   19260    970  4.8
MILLS (PART OF MSA) ..    7810    7500    310  4.0     7760    7470    290  3.8
MITCHELL .............    5820    5620    200  3.5     5810    5620    190  3.2
MONONA ...............    4710    4470    250  5.2     4630    4410    220  4.8
MONROE ...............    4330    4130    200  4.5     4310    4120    190  4.5
MONTGOMERY ...........    5140    4920    230  4.4     5130    4920    200  4.0
MUSCATINE
   (PART OF MICRO) ...   24390   23310   1090  4.5    23910   22980    930  3.9
O BRIEN ..............    8000    7700    300  3.7     8000    7750    250  3.2
OSCEOLA ..............    3260    3140    120  3.6     3250    3140    110  3.4
PAGE .................    7510    7180    330  4.4     7300    6990    320  4.3
PALO ALTO ............    5280    5070    210  4.0     5300    5130    170  3.2
PLYMOUTH .............   15580   15090    500  3.2    15210   14730    480  3.1
POCAHONTAS ...........    4420    4280    150  3.4     4470    4330    140  3.0
POLK (PART OF MSA) ...  253400  242600  10800  4.3   250800  240500  10200  4.1
POTTAWATTAMIE
   (PART OF MSA) .....   49290   47180   2110  4.3    48940   46980   1960  4.0
POWESHIEK ............   10360    9910    450  4.4    10420   10010    410  3.9
RINGGOLD .............    2520    2420    100  4.1     2540    2450    100  3.7
SAC ..................    6040    5830    220  3.6     5990    5800    190  3.2
SCOTT (PART OF MSA) ..   91690   86150   5530  6.0    90460   85320   5140  5.7
SHELBY ...............    8240    8010    230  2.8     8250    8040    210  2.5
SIOUX ................   20260   19640    620  3.0    19960   19420    540  2.7
STORY (MSA) ..........   49300   47400   1800  3.7    49500   47900   1600  3.2
TAMA .................    8940    8500    450  5.0     8840    8410    440  4.9
TAYLOR ...............    3510    3370    140  3.9     3430    3300    130  3.7
UNION ................    6970    6640    330  4.7     6950    6650    300  4.2
VAN BUREN ............    3920    3740    180  4.6     3900    3730    170  4.3
WAPELLO (MICRO) ......   18430   17410   1030  5.6    18430   17440    990  5.4
WARREN (PART OF MSA) .   27000   25900   1100  3.9    26700   25700   1000  3.7
WASHINGTON
   (PART OF MSA) .....   12400   11900    400  3.5    12400   12000    400  3.4
WAYNE ................    3380    3230    150  4.4     3330    3190    140  4.1
WEBSTER (MICRO) ......   18940   17830   1110  5.9    18770   17790    980  5.2
WINNEBAGO ............    5300    5070    230  4.4     5240    5030    210  4.0
WINNESHIEK ...........   11710   11240    470  4.0    11560   11140    420  3.6
WOODBURY (PART OF MSA)   56400   53900   2500  4.4    55900   53600   2300  4.1
WORTH (PART OF MICRO).    4250    4090    160  3.8     4210    4060    150  3.5
WRIGHT ...............    7300    7000    300  4.1     7310    7030    280  3.9






                            MONTHLY LABOR FORCE DATA

                                   JULY  2014                   AUGUST  2014

MULTI-COUNTY 
MICROPOLITAN AREAS      LABOR                        LABOR
(NOT SEASONALLY ADJ.)   FORCE    EMP    UNEMP RATE   FORCE    EMP    UNEMP RATE

BURLINGTON ...........   25470   24100   1370  5.4    25190   23890   1300  5.2
FORT MADISON-KEOKUK ..   20670   19190   1490  7.2    20590   19210   1380  6.7
MASON CITY ...........   28960   27630   1330  4.6    28670   27430   1240  4.3
MUSCATINE ............   30540   29200   1340  4.4    29960   28780   1180  3.9
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CITIES: (NOT SEASONALLY ADJ.)

AMES .................   33400   32200   1200  3.6    33500   32500   1000  3.1
ANKENY ...............   29900   29000    900  2.9    29700   28800    900  3.0
BETTENDORF ...........   18810   17930    880  4.7    18600   17760    840  4.5
BURLINGTON ...........   13430   12650    780  5.8    13250   12550    700  5.3
CEDAR FALLS ..........   25300   24400    900  3.5    25100   24200    900  3.6
CEDAR RAPIDS .........   73600   70200   3500  4.7    72400   69300   3100  4.3
CLINTON ..............   13730   12990    740  5.4    13730   13010    720  5.2
COUNCIL BLUFFS .......   32190   30710   1480  4.6    31960   30580   1380  4.3
DAVENPORT ............   53610   50040   3570  6.7    52830   49560   3280  6.2
DES MOINES ...........  111900  106400   5500  4.9   110600  105500   5100  4.7
DUBUQUE ..............   33400   32000   1400  4.2    33300   31900   1400  4.1
FORT DODGE ...........   12800   12010    780  6.1    12660   11980    680  5.3
IOWA CITY ............   44800   43100   1700  3.7    44700   43300   1400  3.1
MARION ...............   21700   21000    700  3.4    21500   20800    700  3.3
MARSHALLTOWN .........   13270   12600    670  5.1    13190   12530    660  5.0
MASON CITY ...........   15370   14610    760  5.0    15230   14510    720  4.7
OTTUMWA ..............   12340   11590    750  6.1    12300   11610    690  5.6
SIOUX CITY ...........   45200   43200   2000  4.4    44800   42900   1800  4.1
URBANDALE ............   25000   24200    800  3.2    24700   24000    700  3.0
WATERLOO .............   36700   34700   2000  5.4    37000   34400   2700  7.3
WEST DES MOINES ......   36500   35300   1200  3.3    36200   35000   1200  3.3


U.S. (SEASONALLY ADJ)*  156023  146352   9671  6.2   155959  146368   9591  6.1  
  * FIGURES ROUNDED TO NEAREST THOUSAND


SOURCE: LABOR MARKET AND ECONOMIC RESEARCH BUREAU, IOWA WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT
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