Information on labor force, employment, unemployment, and unemployment rates produced by Local Area Unemployment Statistics (LAUS) for the Commonwealth, New England City and Town Statistical Areas, Labor Market Areas (LMA), Workforce Development Areas (WDA), Counties, Cities and Towns.
As of March 9, 2017 statewide unemployment rate and labor force estimates have been revised from 1976 through 2016.
As of March 17, 2017 local unemployment rates have been revised for 2016.
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Workforce Development Area Unemployment Rate Reports
Bureau of Labor Statistics Alternative Measures of Labor Underutilization for States
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Most recent month for all Labor Areas HTML or CSV
Most recent month for all Workforce Investment Areas HTML or CSV
Most recent month for all Counties HTML or CSV
Most recent month for all MA cities and towns HTML or CSV
Cities and towns by selected area
12 Month Average
1976-2015 Statewide Seasonally Adjusted Data EXCEL
1976-2015 Statewide Unadjusted Data EXCEL
As of April 19, 2016 local unemployment rates have been revised for 1990 through 2015.
2015 substate CSV
2014 substate CSV
2013 substate CSV
2012 substate CSV
2011 substate CSV
2010 substate CSV
1990-2015 substate CSV zip file