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South Dakota e-Labor Bulletin

South Dakota City Labor Force

Not Seasonally Adjusted

Areas May 2017   May 2016
Labor Force Employment Unemployment Rate Labor Force Employment Unemployment Rate
Aberdeen 15,325 14,910 415 2.7% 15,298 14,907 391 2.6%
Brookings 13,584 13,176 408 3.0% 13,346 12,955 391 2.9%
Huron 6,818 6,641 177 2.6% 6,885 6,726 159 2.3%
Mitchell 8,960 8,740 220 2.5% 8,941 8,739 202 2.3%
Pierre 8,253 8,066 187 2.3% 8,226 8,058 168 2.0%
Rapid City 36,564 35,463 1,101 3.0% 35,722 34,650 1,072 3.0%
Sioux Falls 100,348 97,832 2,516 2.5% 97,893 95,619 2,274 2.3%
Sioux Falls - Lincoln 15,307 14,970 337 2.2% 14,928 14,654 274 1.8%
Sioux Falls - Minnehaha 85,041 82,862 2,179 2.6% 82,965 80,965 2,000 2.4%
Spearfish 6,163 5,984 179 2.9% 6,077 5,879 198 3.3%
Vermillion 5,076 4,894 182 3.6% 5,036 4,871 165 3.3%
Watertown 11,835 11,475 360 3.0% 11,844 11,517 327 2.8%
Yankton 7,196 6,988 208 2.9% 7,193 7,013 180 2.5%
Note: 2017 data is preliminary and subject to revision. Data may not sum to totals because of rounding.
Source: Labor Market Information Center, South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation. Produced in cooperation with the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
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