Percentage of labor force unemployed

Source:2013 United States Department of Labor Data as of April, 2014

(Click on a county name for trend graph data)

  Number unemployed labor force Percentage
Region/County Total 2013
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 41,434 697,676 5.9
Suffolk 50,854 792,842 6.4
Region Total 92,288 1,490,518 6.2
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 66,025 557,683 11.8
Kings 108,363 1,155,342 9.4
New York 68,658 949,131 7.2
Queens 88,990 1,147,536 7.8
Richmond 18,990 243,573 7.8
Region Total 351,026 4,053,265 8.7
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 9,786 144,781 6.8
Orange 12,503 174,406 7.2
Putnam 3,121 53,460 5.8
Rockland 9,339 157,556 5.9
Sullivan 2,903 33,483 8.7
Ulster 6,667 86,004 7.8
Westchester 29,908 475,390 6.3
Region Total 74,227 1,125,080 6.6
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 9,749 155,850 6.3
Columbia 1,949 30,832 6.3
Greene 1,896 23,133 8.2
Rensselaer 5,570 82,425 6.8
Saratoga 6,981 118,077 5.9
Schenectady 5,177 75,069 6.9
Region Total 31,322 485,386 6.5
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 2,367 25,956 9.1
Herkimer 2,443 30,204 8.1
Montgomery 2,131 23,452 9.1
Otsego 2,160 31,076 7.0
Schoharie 1,262 15,180 8.3
Region Total 10,363 125,868 8.2
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 3,195 37,045 8.6
Essex 1,537 17,660 8.7
Franklin 1,988 22,139 9.0
Hamilton 229 2,890 7.9
Warren 2,645 34,942 7.6
Washington 2,238 31,498 7.1
Region Total 11,832 146,174 8.1
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 4,570 47,856 9.5
Lewis 1,167 12,210 9.6
St. Lawrence 4,461 47,991 9.3
Region Total 10,198 108,057 9.4
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 2,876 40,165 7.2
Cortland 1,908 24,138 7.9
Madison 2,740 35,315 7.8
Oneida 8,119 104,805 7.7
Onondaga 15,915 226,141 7.0
Oswego 5,395 56,907 9.5
Region Total 36,953 487,471 7.6
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 7,144 91,023 7.8
Chenango 1,770 24,917 7.1
Delaware 1,691 21,113 8.0
Tioga 1,893 24,281 7.8
Tompkins 2,919 58,230 5.0
Region Total 15,417 219,564 7.0
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 3,233 39,205 8.2
Livingston 2,364 31,861 7.4
Monroe 25,888 368,557 7.0
Ontario 3,702 56,437 6.6
Schuyler 752 9,837 7.6
Seneca 1,142 16,572 6.9
Steuben 3,905 43,984 8.9
Wayne 3,519 46,792 7.5
Yates 808 13,201 6.1
Region Total 45,313 626,446 7.2
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 1,812 23,935 7.6
Cattaraugus 3,221 39,861 8.1
Chautauqua 4,867 61,671 7.9
Erie 34,219 461,956 7.4
Genesee 2,119 31,558 6.7
Niagara 8,815 109,993 8.0
Orleans 1,716 19,112 9.0
Wyoming 1,562 20,113 7.8
Region Total 58,331 768,199 7.6
New York State 737,270 9,636,028 7.7

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