Iowa Local Labor Force Data

                            MONTHLY LABOR FORCE DATA

                                JANUARY  2014                 FEBRUARY  2014

                        LABOR                        LABOR
                        FORCE    EMP    UNEMP RATE   FORCE    EMP    UNEMP RATE

IOWA (SEASONALLY ADJ). 1677800 1606200  71600  4.3  1684500 1610100  74400  4.4

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

CEDAR RAPIDS MSA .....  144800  136600   8100  5.6   146600  138500   8100  5.5
DES MOINES-W DSM MSA .  325800  309200  16700  5.1   330400  313800  16500  5.0
IOWA CITY MSA ........   95700   92300   3500  3.6    97800   94300   3500  3.6
SIOUX CITY MSA .......   78200   74100   4100  5.3    78600   74600   3900  5.0
WATERLOO - CF MSA ....   94400   89300   5100  5.4    96800   91800   5000  5.1
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COUNTIES: (NOT SEASONALLY ADJ.)

ADAIR ................    4310    4090    230  5.3     4300    4080    220  5.1
ADAMS ................    2090    2000     90  4.2     2080    1990     90  4.2
ALLAMAKEE ............    7700    7030    670  8.7     7570    6910    660  8.7
APPANOOSE ............    5810    5370    440  7.6     5820    5410    410  7.1
AUDUBON ..............    3140    2940    200  6.3     3110    2920    190  6.1
BENTON (PART OF MSA)..   13600   12800    800  6.1    13800   13000    800  6.0
BLACK HAWK
   (PART OF MSA)......   73600   69600   4000  5.4    75400   71500   3900  5.2
BOONE (MICRO) ........   15760   15100    660  4.2    15910   15230    680  4.3
BREMER (PART OF MSA) .   14000   13300    700  4.9    14300   13700    700  4.7
BUCHANAN .............   10990   10320    680  6.1    11040   10390    650  5.9
BUENA VISTA (MICRO) ..   10550   10060    490  4.7    10730   10250    480  4.5
BUTLER ...............    8650    8180    470  5.4     8690    8240    450  5.2
CALHOUN ..............    4960    4690    270  5.5     4920    4660    250  5.1
CARROLL ..............   11810   11390    410  3.5    11710   11280    430  3.7
CASS .................    7430    6990    440  6.0     7590    7150    440  5.8
CEDAR ................   11170   10630    540  4.9    11220   10720    500  4.5
CERRO GORDO
   (PART OF MICRO) ...   23580   22300   1290  5.5    23710   22440   1270  5.3
CHEROKEE .............    6880    6520    360  5.3     6900    6500    400  5.7
CHICKASAW ............    6570    6170    410  6.2     6480    6080    400  6.2
CLARKE ...............    4610    4330    280  6.0     4550    4270    280  6.1
CLAY .................    8980    8520    470  5.2     8920    8480    440  4.9
CLAYTON ..............    9800    8990    810  8.3     9730    8920    800  8.2
CLINTON (MICRO) ......   26540   24910   1620  6.1    26540   24920   1620  6.1
CRAWFORD .............    9480    9020    460  4.8     9490    9020    470  5.0
DALLAS (PART OF MSA) .   39700   38100   1600  4.0    40300   38700   1700  4.1
DAVIS ................    3920    3680    250  6.3     3830    3590    240  6.3
DECATUR ..............    4180    3980    200  4.7     4140    3940    200  4.8
DELAWARE..............   10810   10250    560  5.2    10790   10230    570  5.3
DES MOINES
   (PART OF MICRO) ...   21040   19680   1360  6.5    21140   19770   1370  6.5
DICKINSON (MICRO) ....    9080    8380    710  7.8     9040    8420    620  6.9
DUBUQUE (MSA) ........   54700   51700   3000  5.6    55300   52200   3100  5.6
EMMET ................    5750    5460    290  5.0     5700    5450    250  4.4
FAYETTE ..............   10720   10000    720  6.7    10670    9930    750  7.0
FLOYD ................    8040    7540    500  6.3     8020    7520    500  6.2
FRANKLIN .............    5860    5530    320  5.5     5870    5540    330  5.7
FREMONT ..............    4040    3830    210  5.2     4000    3800    200  5.1
GREENE ...............    5060    4820    240  4.7     4990    4750    240  4.7
GRUNDY (PART OF MSA) .    6900    6500    400  5.3     7100    6700    400  5.9
GUTHRIE (PART OF MSA)     5600    5300    300  6.1     5700    5300    400  6.1
HAMILTON .............    6490    6070    420  6.4     6470    6050    420  6.4
HANCOCK ..............    5860    5600    260  4.5     5810    5550    260  4.5
HARDIN ...............    8800    8270    530  6.0     8730    8220    510  5.8
HARRISON (PART OF MSA)    7080    6730    350  4.9     7200    6840    360  4.9
HENRY ................    9210    8670    540  5.8     9320    8780    540  5.8
HOWARD ...............    4890    4580    310  6.4     4780    4460    320  6.7
HUMBOLDT .............    5290    5040    250  4.7     5170    4910    250  4.9
IDA ..................    3940    3750    190  4.9     3920    3720    200  5.1
IOWA .................    8790    8260    530  6.0     8840    8310    530  6.0
JACKSON ..............   10880   10040    840  7.7    10740    9950    790  7.4
JASPER (MICRO) .......   17580   16520   1060  6.0    17430   16390   1040  6.0
JEFFERSON ............    7890    7420    470  5.9     7910    7460    450  5.7
JOHNSON (PART OF MSA)    83400   80600   2800  3.4    85200   82400   2800  3.3
JONES (PART OF MSA) ..   10600    9700    900  8.1    10700    9900    900  8.1
KEOKUK ...............    5690    5360    330  5.8     5560    5230    330  5.9
KOSSUTH ..............    8960    8610    350  3.9     8820    8470    350  3.9
LEE (PART OF MICRO) ..   16690   15330   1360  8.2    16530   15250   1280  7.8
LINN (PART OF MSA) ...  120600  114100   6400  5.3   122100  115700   6400  5.2
LOUISA (PART OF MICRO)    5860    5500    360  6.2     5870    5530    340  5.9
LUCAS ................    4690    4470    210  4.6     4660    4450    220  4.6
LYON .................    7480    7250    230  3.1     7360    7110    250  3.4
MADISON (PART OF MSA)     8300    7700    600  7.0     8400    7800    600  6.9
MAHASKA (MICRO) ......   11530   10900    630  5.4    11510   10850    650  5.7
MARION (MICRO) .......   17130   16270    860  5.0    17130   16280    850  5.0
MARSHALL (MICRO) .....   20030   18620   1420  7.1    20110   18720   1400  6.9
MILLS (PART OF MSA) ..    7620    7280    340  4.5     7750    7400    350  4.6
MITCHELL .............    5440    5210    230  4.3     5270    5020    240  4.6
MONONA ...............    4470    4130    330  7.5     4450    4140    300  6.8
MONROE ...............    4270    4010    260  6.2     4310    4060    250  5.8
MONTGOMERY ...........    5030    4750    280  5.5     5010    4740    270  5.4
MUSCATINE
   (PART OF MICRO) ...   22950   21750   1210  5.3    23100   21870   1230  5.3
O BRIEN ..............    7720    7340    370  4.8     7690    7330    360  4.6
OSCEOLA ..............    3080    2930    160  5.2     3050    2890    160  5.2
PAGE .................    7110    6730    380  5.4     7180    6790    390  5.4
PALO ALTO ............    4960    4720    230  4.7     4920    4690    230  4.7
PLYMOUTH .............   14760   14150    610  4.1    14680   14110    560  3.8
POCAHONTAS ...........    4240    4050    190  4.5     4160    3970    190  4.6
POLK (PART OF MSA) ...  246000  233200  12800  5.2   249300  236700  12600  5.1
POTTAWATTAMIE
   (PART OF MSA) .....   47960   45800   2160  4.5    48810   46530   2280  4.7
POWESHIEK ............    9740    9190    550  5.6     9710    9170    530  5.5
RINGGOLD .............    2380    2260    120  5.1     2330    2210    120  5.3
SAC ..................    5710    5400    310  5.5     5710    5400    310  5.4
SCOTT (PART OF MSA) ..   88070   82210   5850  6.6    89190   83180   6010  6.7
SHELBY ...............    8060    7760    300  3.7     8000    7710    290  3.7
SIOUX ................   19840   19080    760  3.8    19870   19100    770  3.9
STORY (MSA) ..........   49700   47800   1800  3.7    51800   50000   1800  3.5
TAMA .................    8710    8030    680  7.8     8690    8000    680  7.9
TAYLOR ...............    3350    3210    150  4.4     3400    3250    150  4.4
UNION ................    6940    6540    400  5.8     7000    6600    390  5.6
VAN BUREN ............    3850    3620    240  6.1     3810    3590    230  5.9
WAPELLO (MICRO) ......   18370   17180   1180  6.4    18500   17350   1150  6.2
WARREN (PART OF MSA) .   26300   24900   1400  5.3    26600   25300   1400  5.1
WASHINGTON
   (PART OF MSA) .....   12300   11700    700  5.3    12600   11900    600  5.1
WAYNE ................    3330    3140    190  5.8     3260    3080    190  5.7
WEBSTER (MICRO) ......   18630   17480   1150  6.2    18550   17410   1130  6.1
WINNEBAGO ............    4940    4670    270  5.4     4950    4690    260  5.3
WINNESHIEK ...........   11820   11030    800  6.7    11870   11090    780  6.5
WOODBURY (PART OF MSA)   54900   52200   2700  4.9    55400   52700   2700  4.9
WORTH (PART OF MICRO).    4140    3880    260  6.3     4180    3900    280  6.7
WRIGHT ...............    6870    6510    360  5.2     6730    6360    370  5.5

                           


MONTHLY LABOR FORCE DATA

                                JANUARY  2014                 FEBRUARY  2014


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

BURLINGTON ...........   24750   23040   1710  6.9    24830   23120   1700  6.9
FORT MADISON-KEOKUK ..   20020   18420   1600  8.0    19840   18270   1570  7.9
MASON CITY ...........   27720   26170   1550  5.6    27890   26350   1550  5.5
MUSCATINE ............   28810   27240   1570  5.4    28970   27390   1580  5.4
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CITIES: (NOT SEASONALLY ADJ.)

AMES .................   33500   32500   1000  3.1    35000   33900   1100  3.0
ANKENY ...............   28800   27900    900  3.0    29200   28300    900  3.1
BETTENDORF ...........   18080   17110    960  5.3    18260   17320    950  5.2
BURLINGTON ...........   12990   12130    860  6.6    13040   12180    860  6.6
CEDAR FALLS ..........   24400   23500    900  3.5    25000   24200    800  3.3
CEDAR RAPIDS .........   70800   67000   3800  5.3    71700   68000   3700  5.2
CLINTON ..............   13630   12840    790  5.8    13640   12840    790  5.8
COUNCIL BLUFFS .......   31200   29810   1390  4.4    31770   30290   1480  4.7
DAVENPORT ............   51280   47750   3530  6.9    51970   48310   3650  7.0
DES MOINES ...........  109100  102200   6900  6.3   110600  103800   6800  6.1
DUBUQUE ..............   32300   30800   1500  4.8    32700   31100   1600  4.8
FORT DODGE ...........   12520   11780    740  5.9    12450   11730    720  5.8
IOWA CITY ............   43400   42100   1300  2.9    44300   43000   1300  2.9
MARION ...............   20900   20100    900  4.2    21200   20300    900  4.1
MARSHALLTOWN .........   13140   12110   1030  7.8    13180   12170   1010  7.7
MASON CITY ...........   14610   13840    770  5.3    14660   13930    730  5.0
OTTUMWA ..............   12270   11440    830  6.8    12310   11550    770  6.2
SIOUX CITY ...........   44000   41800   2100  4.9    44400   42200   2100  4.8
URBANDALE ............   24100   23300    900  3.6    24500   23600    900  3.5
WATERLOO .............   35700   33400   2300  6.4    36600   34400   2200  6.0
WEST DES MOINES ......   35100   33900   1200  3.4    35700   34500   1200  3.4


U.S. (SEASONALLY ADJ)*  155460  145224  10236  6.6   155724  145266  10459  6.7
  * FIGURES ROUNDED TO NEAREST THOUSAND


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