Iowa Local Labor Force Data

                             MONTHLY LABOR FORCE DATA

                               FEBRUARY  2014                    MARCH  2014

                        LABOR                        LABOR
                        FORCE    EMP    UNEMP RATE   FORCE    EMP    UNEMP RATE

IOWA (SEASONALLY ADJ). 1684100 1609900  74200  4.4  1691200 1615200  76000  4.5

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

CEDAR RAPIDS MSA .....  146400  138400   8000  5.5   147800  140200   7600  5.2
DES MOINES-W DSM MSA .  330200  313700  16500  5.0   332900  317300  15700  4.7
IOWA CITY MSA ........   97200   93700   3500  3.6    98000   94700   3300  3.4
SIOUX CITY MSA .......   78700   74700   4000  5.1    79200   75400   3800  4.9
WATERLOO - CF MSA ....   96700   91800   4900  5.1    97400   92600   4700  4.9
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COUNTIES: (NOT SEASONALLY ADJ.)

ADAIR ................    4300    4080    220  5.1     4340    4110    230  5.2
ADAMS ................    2080    1990     90  4.3     2080    1990     80  4.0
ALLAMAKEE ............    7570    6910    660  8.7     7580    6940    640  8.4
APPANOOSE ............    5810    5410    410  7.0     5810    5420    390  6.7
AUDUBON ..............    3110    2920    190  6.1     3090    2910    180  5.9
BENTON (PART OF MSA)..   13800   13000    800  6.0    14000   13100    800  6.0
BLACK HAWK
   (PART OF MSA)......   75300   71500   3900  5.1    75900   72100   3700  4.9
BOONE (MICRO) ........   15890   15220    670  4.2    15900   15290    600  3.8
BREMER (PART OF MSA) .   14300   13600    700  4.7    14400   13800    600  4.4
BUCHANAN .............   11030   10390    650  5.9    11070   10450    630  5.6
BUENA VISTA (MICRO) ..   10730   10250    490  4.5    10710   10230    480  4.5
BUTLER ...............    8690    8230    460  5.3     8690    8250    430  5.0
CALHOUN ..............    4920    4660    250  5.1     4920    4680    250  5.0
CARROLL ..............   11700   11280    420  3.6    11660   11260    400  3.4
CASS .................    7590    7150    440  5.8     7620    7190    430  5.6
CEDAR ................   11200   10690    500  4.5    11310   10830    480  4.2
CERRO GORDO
   (PART OF MICRO) ...   23690   22440   1250  5.3    23940   22690   1240  5.2
CHEROKEE .............    6890    6500    390  5.7     6820    6430    380  5.6
CHICKASAW ............    6480    6080    400  6.2     6500    6130    370  5.7
CLARKE ...............    4540    4270    270  5.9     4590    4320    270  5.9
CLAY .................    8910    8480    430  4.8     8950    8530    410  4.6
CLAYTON ..............    9720    8920    800  8.2     9800    9060    740  7.6
CLINTON (MICRO) ......   26520   24910   1610  6.1    26490   25000   1490  5.6
CRAWFORD .............    9480    9020    470  4.9     9440    8990    440  4.7
DALLAS (PART OF MSA) .   40300   38600   1600  4.1    40700   39100   1600  3.9
DAVIS ................    3830    3590    240  6.4     3830    3610    230  5.9
DECATUR ..............    4130    3940    200  4.8     4150    3960    190  4.5
DELAWARE..............   10790   10230    560  5.2    10910   10380    530  4.9
DES MOINES
   (PART OF MICRO) ...   21130   19770   1360  6.5    21320   20090   1230  5.8
DICKINSON (MICRO) ....    9030    8420    620  6.8     9120    8520    600  6.6
DUBUQUE (MSA) ........   55200   52200   3000  5.5    55500   52600   2900  5.2
EMMET ................    5700    5450    250  4.4     5740    5510    230  4.0
FAYETTE ..............   10660    9920    740  6.9    10620    9940    680  6.4
FLOYD ................    8020    7520    500  6.2     8040    7550    490  6.1
FRANKLIN .............    5870    5540    330  5.7     5890    5590    310  5.2
FREMONT ..............    4000    3800    200  5.0     3990    3810    170  4.4
GREENE ...............    4980    4750    230  4.6     4970    4750    220  4.5
GRUNDY (PART OF MSA) .    7100    6700    400  5.7     7100    6700    400  5.2
GUTHRIE (PART OF MSA)     5700    5300    300  6.1     5700    5400    300  5.9
HAMILTON .............    6470    6050    410  6.4     6480    6100    380  5.8
HANCOCK ..............    5810    5550    260  4.5     5810    5560    250  4.2
HARDIN ...............    8720    8210    510  5.9     8630    8190    440  5.1
HARRISON (PART OF MSA)    7180    6840    350  4.8     7220    6870    350  4.8
HENRY ................    9310    8780    530  5.7     9360    8880    490  5.2
HOWARD ...............    4770    4460    320  6.6     4750    4470    280  6.0
HUMBOLDT .............    5160    4910    250  4.8     5120    4880    240  4.6

                            



                            MONTHLY LABOR FORCE DATA

                               FEBRUARY  2014                    MARCH  2014

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

IDA ..................    3920    3720    200  5.1     3910    3730    180  4.6
IOWA .................    8840    8310    530  6.0     8750    8240    510  5.8
JACKSON ..............   10730    9940    790  7.3    10800   10050    750  6.9
JASPER (MICRO) .......   17460   16440   1030  5.9    17550   16570    980  5.6
JEFFERSON ............    7910    7460    450  5.6     7980    7550    430  5.4
JOHNSON (PART OF MSA)    84700   81900   2800  3.3    85400   82700   2700  3.2
JONES (PART OF MSA) ..   10700    9800    900  8.1    10800   10000    800  7.3
KEOKUK ...............    5540    5220    320  5.8     5570    5260    320  5.7
KOSSUTH ..............    8810    8470    340  3.9     8900    8560    340  3.8
LEE (PART OF MICRO) ..   16550   15270   1280  7.7    16810   15590   1220  7.2
LINN (PART OF MSA) ...  121900  115600   6300  5.2   123100  117100   6000  4.9
LOUISA (PART OF MICRO)    5860    5520    340  5.8     5880    5560    330  5.6
LUCAS ................    4660    4450    210  4.6     4660    4460    200  4.2
LYON .................    7350    7110    250  3.3     7370    7150    220  2.9
MADISON (PART OF MSA)     8400    7800    600  6.7     8500    7900    500  6.3
MAHASKA (MICRO) ......   11520   10870    650  5.6    11580   10960    620  5.4
MARION (MICRO) .......   17130   16280    850  5.0    17080   16270    810  4.7
MARSHALL (MICRO) .....   20090   18710   1380  6.9    20080   18730   1350  6.7
MILLS (PART OF MSA) ..    7740    7390    350  4.5     7750    7430    320  4.2
MITCHELL .............    5260    5020    240  4.6     5350    5100    250  4.7
MONONA ...............    4440    4150    300  6.7     4470    4200    280  6.2
MONROE ...............    4310    4060    250  5.8     4310    4080    230  5.4
MONTGOMERY ...........    5010    4740    270  5.4     4970    4720    260  5.1
MUSCATINE
   (PART OF MICRO) ...   23070   21850   1220  5.3    23200   21980   1220  5.3
O BRIEN ..............    7680    7330    350  4.6     7720    7400    320  4.1
OSCEOLA ..............    3040    2890    160  5.1     3020    2900    120  4.1
PAGE .................    7180    6790    380  5.4     7230    6860    370  5.1
PALO ALTO ............    4920    4690    230  4.6     4970    4750    210  4.2
PLYMOUTH .............   14680   14110    560  3.8    14620   14090    530  3.6
POCAHONTAS ...........    4160    3970    190  4.5     4190    4010    180  4.3
POLK (PART OF MSA) ...  249200  236600  12600  5.1   251200  239300  11900  4.7
POTTAWATTAMIE
   (PART OF MSA) .....   48760   46510   2250  4.6    48970   46730   2240  4.6
POWESHIEK ............   10310    9780    530  5.2    10420    9880    540  5.2
RINGGOLD .............    2330    2210    120  5.3     2320    2200    120  5.3
SAC ..................    5710    5400    310  5.4     5650    5360    290  5.1
SCOTT (PART OF MSA) ..   89050   83110   5950  6.7    89220   83620   5600  6.3
SHELBY ...............    7990    7710    290  3.6     7960    7700    260  3.2
SIOUX ................   19860   19100    760  3.8    19760   19020    730  3.7
STORY (MSA) ..........   51800   49900   1800  3.5    51900   50200   1700  3.3
TAMA .................    8690    8020    680  7.8     8660    8010    650  7.5
TAYLOR ...............    3400    3250    150  4.4     3350    3210    140  4.3
UNION ................    6990    6600    390  5.6     6960    6590    380  5.4
VAN BUREN ............    3810    3590    230  5.9     3790    3590    210  5.5
WAPELLO (MICRO) ......   18480   17340   1140  6.1    18560   17460   1100  5.9
WARREN (PART OF MSA) .   26600   25300   1400  5.1    26800   25500   1300  4.8
WASHINGTON
   (PART OF MSA) .....   12500   11800    600  5.1    12600   12000    600  4.8
WAYNE ................    3260    3070    190  5.7     3240    3060    180  5.6
WEBSTER (MICRO) ......   18530   17410   1120  6.1    18680   17590   1090  5.8
WINNEBAGO ............    4950    4690    260  5.3     4990    4760    240  4.7
WINNESHIEK ...........   11850   11090    760  6.4    11870   11160    710  6.0
WOODBURY (PART OF MSA)   55400   52700   2700  4.8    55900   53300   2600  4.7
WORTH (PART OF MICRO).    4170    3900    270  6.5     4180    3950    240  5.7
WRIGHT ...............    6720    6360    360  5.4     6730    6380    350  5.1

                           


                            MONTHLY LABOR FORCE DATA

                               FEBRUARY  2014                    MARCH  2014

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

BURLINGTON ...........   24830   23120   1700  6.9    25010   23490   1520  6.1
FORT MADISON-KEOKUK ..   19860   18300   1560  7.8    20130   18660   1470  7.3
MASON CITY ...........   27870   26340   1530  5.5    28120   26640   1480  5.3
MUSCATINE ............   28930   27370   1560  5.4    29080   27530   1550  5.3
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CITIES: (NOT SEASONALLY ADJ.)

AMES .................   35000   33900   1000  3.0    35100   34100   1000  2.8
ANKENY ...............   29200   28300    900  3.0    29400   28600    800  2.7
BETTENDORF ...........   18240   17300    940  5.1    18280   17410    880  4.8
BURLINGTON ...........   13040   12180    860  6.6    13150   12380    770  5.9
CEDAR FALLS ..........   25000   24200    800  3.3    25200   24400    800  3.2
CEDAR RAPIDS .........   71600   67900   3700  5.1    72300   68800   3500  4.8
CLINTON ..............   13640   12840    800  5.8    13640   12890    760  5.5
COUNCIL BLUFFS .......   31740   30270   1460  4.6    31920   30420   1500  4.7
DAVENPORT ............   51910   48270   3640  7.0    51990   48570   3430  6.6
DES MOINES ...........  110600  103700   6800  6.2   111400  104900   6500  5.8
DUBUQUE ..............   32700   31100   1600  4.8    32900   31400   1500  4.5
FORT DODGE ...........   12440   11730    710  5.7    12560   11850    710  5.6
IOWA CITY ............   44100   42800   1300  2.9    44400   43200   1200  2.7
MARION ...............   21200   20300    900  4.1    21400   20600    800  3.7
MARSHALLTOWN .........   13170   12170   1000  7.6    13150   12190    970  7.3
MASON CITY ...........   14650   13930    720  4.9    14820   14090    730  4.9
OTTUMWA ..............   12300   11540    760  6.2    12360   11620    740  6.0
SIOUX CITY ...........   44300   42200   2100  4.8    44700   42700   2100  4.7
URBANDALE ............   24500   23600    800  3.5    24700   23900    800  3.2
WATERLOO .............   36500   34400   2200  6.0    36800   34700   2100  5.7
WEST DES MOINES ......   35600   34400   1200  3.4    36000   34800   1200  3.3


U.S. (SEASONALLY ADJ)*  155724  145266  10459  6.7   156227  145742  10486  6.7
  * FIGURES ROUNDED TO NEAREST THOUSAND


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