Historical Employment Data for Carteret County

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
October 2017
4.0%
30,697
31,925
1,228
September 2017
3.8%
31,702
32,907
1,205
August 2017
4.1%
31,299
32,582
1,283
July 2017
4.1%
32,046
33,360
1,314
June 2017
3.9%
31,542
32,772
1,230
May 2017
4.2%
30,572
31,856
1,284
April 2017
4.2%
30,138
31,404
1,266
March 2017
4.9%
29,366
30,805
1,439
February 2017
5.5%
29,089
30,689
1,600
January 2017
6.2%
28,747
30,529
1,782
December 2016
5.2%
29,619
31,159
1,540
November 2016
5.1%
30,007
31,537
1,530
October 2016
4.8%
30,267
31,720
1,453
September 2016
4.7%
30,935
32,389
1,454
August 2016
4.7%
30,926
32,380
1,454
July 2016
4.6%
31,660
33,116
1,456
June 2016
4.9%
31,154
32,681
1,527
May 2016
4.6%
30,544
31,949
1,405
April 2016
5.2%
29,957
31,515
1,558
March 2016
5.9%
29,107
30,824
1,717
February 2016
6.5%
28,390
30,235
1,845
January 2016
6.7%
28,157
30,044
1,887
December 2015
5.8%
28,589
30,247
1,658
November 2015
5.8%
29,092
30,779
1,687
October 2015
5.6%
29,355
30,999
1,644
September 2015
5.3%
29,974
31,563
1,589
August 2015
5.8%
30,261
32,016
1,755
July 2015
5.9%
31,016
32,846
1,830
June 2015
6.0%
30,495
32,325
1,830
May 2015
5.8%
30,070
31,814
1,744
April 2015
5.4%
29,495
31,088
1,593
March 2015
6.1%
28,428
30,162
1,734
February 2015
6.4%
27,967
29,757
1,790
January 2015
6.7%
27,668
29,522
1,854
December 2014
5.4%
28,887
30,447
1,560
November 2014
5.2%
29,564
31,101
1,537
October 2014
5.1%
30,217
31,758
1,541
September 2014
5.4%
30,698
32,356
1,658
August 2014
6.0%
31,006
32,866
1,860
July 2014
5.8%
32,036
33,894
1,858
June 2014
5.5%
31,649
33,390
1,741
May 2014
6.0%
30,894
32,748
1,854
April 2014
5.7%
30,310
32,038
1,728
March 2014
6.6%
29,115
31,037
1,922
February 2014
6.9%
28,523
30,491
1,968
January 2014
7.4%
28,418
30,521
2,103
December 2013
6.4%
29,284
31,158
1,874
November 2013
6.4%
29,664
31,562
1,898
October 2013
6.7%
29,895
31,898
2,003
September 2013
6.5%
31,251
33,282
2,031
August 2013
6.8%
31,865
34,032
2,167
July 2013
7.3%
32,615
34,996
2,381
June 2013
7.7%
31,891
34,347
2,456
May 2013
8.4%
28,883
31,309
2,426
April 2013
7.8%
29,993
32,332
2,339
March 2013
8.9%
28,835
31,401
2,566
February 2013
9.7%
28,999
31,812
2,813
January 2013
10.6%
28,984
32,056
3,072
December 2012
9.3%
29,740
32,506
2,766
November 2012
8.2%
30,093
32,561
2,468
October 2012
7.6%
30,661
32,991
2,330
September 2012
7.7%
31,120
33,516
2,396
August 2012
8.2%
30,631
33,143
2,512
July 2012
8.2%
31,482
34,064
2,582
June 2012
8.4%
30,629
33,202
2,573
May 2012
8.4%
29,895
32,406
2,511
April 2012
8.4%
29,120
31,566
2,446
March 2012
9.5%
28,318
31,008
2,690
February 2012
10.5%
27,937
30,870
2,933
January 2012
11.1%
27,776
30,859
3,083
December 2011
9.5%
28,555
31,268
2,713
November 2011
8.4%
29,229
31,684
2,455
October 2011
8.2%
29,340
31,746
2,406
September 2011
8.2%
30,506
33,007
2,501
August 2011
8.2%
31,153
33,708
2,555
July 2011
7.9%
31,906
34,427
2,521
June 2011
8.1%
31,369
33,910
2,541
May 2011
7.9%
30,797
33,230
2,433
April 2011
8.2%
29,972
32,430
2,458
March 2011
8.8%
29,079
31,638
2,559
February 2011
9.6%
28,363
31,086
2,723
January 2011
9.8%
28,113
30,868
2,755
December 2010
8.6%
29,176
31,685
2,509
November 2010
8.2%
29,609
32,037
2,428
October 2010
7.2%
30,166
32,338
2,172
September 2010
6.9%
31,307
33,467
2,160
August 2010
7.1%
31,921
34,187
2,266
July 2010
7.1%
32,552
34,863
2,311
June 2010
7.4%
32,038
34,409
2,371
May 2010
7.5%
31,429
33,786
2,357
April 2010
8.0%
31,068
33,553
2,485
March 2010
9.3%
30,050
32,845
2,795
February 2010
10.4%
29,316
32,365
3,049
January 2010
10.7%
29,158
32,278
3,120
December 2009
9.7%
28,828
31,624
2,796
November 2009
8.8%
29,426
32,015
2,589
October 2009
8.3%
29,720
32,187
2,467
September 2009
7.6%
30,970
33,324
2,354
August 2009
7.3%
31,796
34,117
2,321
July 2009
7.6%
32,487
34,956
2,469
June 2009
7.8%
32,210
34,722
2,512
May 2009
8.1%
31,280
33,814
2,534
April 2009
8.0%
30,908
33,381
2,473
March 2009
9.5%
29,765
32,593
2,828
February 2009
10.4%
29,364
32,418
3,054
January 2009
10.2%
28,212
31,090
2,878
December 2008
7.8%
30,892
33,302
2,410
November 2008
6.7%
31,357
33,458
2,101
October 2008
5.2%
32,149
33,821
1,672
September 2008
5.0%
32,989
34,638
1,649
August 2008
4.9%
33,618
35,265
1,647
July 2008
5.0%
34,515
36,241
1,726
June 2008
4.6%
33,989
35,552
1,563
May 2008
4.6%
33,034
34,554
1,520
April 2008
4.4%
32,772
34,214
1,442
March 2008
5.0%
31,336
32,903
1,567
February 2008
5.5%
30,771
32,463
1,692
January 2008
5.7%
30,934
32,697
1,763
December 2007
4.5%
30,881
32,271
1,390
November 2007
4.0%
31,536
32,797
1,261
October 2007
3.7%
32,237
33,430
1,193
September 2007
3.5%
32,632
33,774
1,142
August 2007
3.4%
33,389
34,524
1,135
July 2007
3.8%
33,903
35,191
1,288
June 2007
3.9%
33,936
35,260
1,324
May 2007
3.8%
32,988
34,242
1,254
April 2007
3.7%
32,551
33,755
1,204
March 2007
4.3%
31,435
32,787
1,352
February 2007
4.9%
30,944
32,460
1,516
January 2007
5.3%
30,734
32,363
1,629
December 2006
4.5%
32,022
33,463
1,441
November 2006
4.1%
32,281
33,605
1,324
October 2006
3.4%
32,651
33,761
1,110
September 2006
3.3%
32,927
34,014
1,087
August 2006
3.3%
33,734
34,847
1,113
July 2006
3.7%
33,823
35,074
1,251
June 2006
3.6%
33,320
34,520
1,200
May 2006
3.7%
32,405
33,604
1,199
April 2006
3.4%
32,075
33,166
1,091
March 2006
4.3%
30,890
32,218
1,328
February 2006
5.0%
30,177
31,686
1,509
January 2006
4.9%
30,196
31,676
1,480
December 2005
4.8%
30,224
31,675
1,451
November 2005
4.6%
30,010
31,390
1,380
October 2005
4.1%
30,593
31,847
1,254
September 2005
4.1%
30,952
32,221
1,269
August 2005
4.1%
31,831
33,136
1,305
July 2005
4.4%
32,209
33,626
1,417
June 2005
4.4%
31,690
33,084
1,394
May 2005
4.0%
31,027
32,268
1,241
April 2005
4.3%
30,505
31,817
1,312
March 2005
5.2%
29,531
31,067
1,536
February 2005
6.1%
28,840
30,599
1,759
January 2005
5.8%
29,188
30,881
1,693
December 2004
5.5%
29,484
31,106
1,622
November 2004
4.9%
27,780
29,141
1,361
October 2004
3.3%
27,976
28,899
923
September 2004
2.7%
28,902
29,682
780
August 2004
2.8%
29,406
30,229
823
July 2004
2.9%
29,771
30,634
863
June 2004
3.2%
29,541
30,486
945
May 2004
3.0%
29,237
30,114
877
April 2004
3.3%
29,084
30,044
960
March 2004
5.1%
29,122
30,607
1,485
February 2004
7.0%
29,302
31,353
2,051
January 2004
7.4%
29,546
31,732
2,186
December 2003
6.5%
29,737
31,670
1,933
November 2003
5.4%
28,751
30,304
1,553
October 2003
4.2%
28,535
29,733
1,198
September 2003
3.7%
28,636
29,696
1,060
August 2003
3.6%
28,933
29,975
1,042
July 2003
3.6%
29,055
30,101
1,046
June 2003
3.7%
28,970
30,042
1,072
May 2003
3.8%
28,749
29,841
1,092
April 2003
4.6%
28,484
29,794
1,310
March 2003
5.9%
28,441
30,119
1,678
February 2003
7.2%
28,508
30,561
2,053
January 2003
7.9%
28,768
31,041
2,273
December 2002
6.9%
28,551
30,521
1,970
November 2002
5.2%
28,551
30,036
1,485
October 2002
4.4%
28,070
29,305
1,235
September 2002
4.0%
28,410
29,546
1,136
August 2002
4.1%
28,780
29,960
1,180
July 2002
4.0%
28,900
30,056
1,156
June 2002
4.4%
29,100
30,380
1,280
May 2002
4.7%
28,500
29,839
1,339
April 2002
4.7%
28,320
29,651
1,331
March 2002
6.6%
28,640
30,530
1,890
February 2002
7.3%
28,750
30,849
2,099
January 2002
7.8%
28,780
31,025
2,245

 

 

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