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Table Data - Unemployed Persons in Jefferson County, WV

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Title Unemployed Persons in Jefferson County, WV
Series ID LAUCN540370000000004A
Source U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Release Unemployment in States and Local Areas (all other areas) (Not a Press Release)
Seasonal Adjustment Not Seasonally Adjusted
Frequency Annual
Units Persons
Date Range 1990-01-01 to 2023-01-01
Last Updated 2024-05-01 10:46 AM CDT
Notes These data come from the Current Population Survey (CPS), also known as the household survey.

Civilian Labor Force includes all persons in the civilian noninstitutional population ages 16 and older classified as either employed or unemployed.

Employed persons are all persons who, during the reference week (the week including the 12th day of the month), (a) did any work as paid employees, worked in their own business or profession or on their own farm, or worked 15 hours or more as unpaid workers in an enterprise operated by a member of their family, or (b) were not working but who had jobs from which they were temporarily absent because of vacation, illness, bad weather, childcare problems, maternity or paternity leave, labor-management dispute, job training, or other family or personal reasons, whether or not they were paid for the time off or were seeking other jobs. Each employed person is counted only once, even if he or she holds more than one job.

Unemployed persons are all persons who had no employment during the reference week, were available for work, except for temporary illness, and had made specific efforts to find employment some time during the 4 week-period ending with the reference week. Persons who were waiting to be recalled to a job from which they had been laid off need not have been looking for work to be classified as unemployed.

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DATE VALUE
1990-01-01 1090
1991-01-01 1916
1992-01-01 1877
1993-01-01 1119
1994-01-01 937
1995-01-01 868
1996-01-01 817
1997-01-01 725
1998-01-01 658
1999-01-01 599
2000-01-01 793
2001-01-01 796
2002-01-01 992
2003-01-01 951
2004-01-01 865
2005-01-01 854
2006-01-01 880
2007-01-01 846
2008-01-01 1021
2009-01-01 1747
2010-01-01 1789
2011-01-01 1649
2012-01-01 1436
2013-01-01 1301
2014-01-01 1242
2015-01-01 1127
2016-01-01 965
2017-01-01 914
2018-01-01 986
2019-01-01 957
2020-01-01 1735
2021-01-01 952
2022-01-01 759
2023-01-01 836

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