Marcia Hultman

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South Dakota e-Labor Bulletin

United States and South Dakota Labor Force

Seasonally Adjusted

  May 2018   May 2017
Area Labor Force Employed Unemployed Rate Labor Force Employed Unemployed Rate
United States 161,539,000 155,474,000 6,065,000 3.8% 159,729,000 152,892,000 6,837,000 4.3%
South Dakota 459,600 444,400 15,200 3.3% 454,700 439,700 14,900 3.3%
Note: 2018 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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