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South Dakota e-Labor Bulletin

September 2021


Producing a Name for Itself: South Dakota's Manufacturing Industry

In conjunction with South Dakota Manufacturing Week Sept. 27-Oct. 1, we're celebrating the industry's significance to the state's economy. In this month's Labor Bulletin article, reflect with us on South Dakota Manufacturing's history, and focus on current opportunities and expected trends.

Overview of South Dakota Labor Market

See an overview of the labor market in South Dakota based on the most current data available, August 2021.

Pandemic Picture

The Pandemic Picture provides updates on the recovery of South Dakota's labor market since the COVID-19 pandemic first hit the state. The page is updated in conjunction with publication of the South Dakota e-Labor Bulletin. See our release dates.

South Dakota Workforce Report

A comprehensive, annual report on the state of South Dakota's workforce was published Sept. 23, 2021. The 2020 South Dakota Workforce Report (Adobe PDF format) is a recap of South Dakota's labor market in calendar year 2020 (with insights into the COVID-19 pandemic's impacts) and also includes updates based on 2021 data available to date.

Snapshot of South Dakota's Economy

Get a quick synopsis, or snapshot, of the most current data available for numerous closely watched economic indicators.

Latest Workforce Data Available

View tables of the most recent labor market data available, including labor force and unemployment rates, nonfarm worker levels and more.

South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation Services

The South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation provides services for businesses to help them maintain a skilled workforce and handle various labor issues and services for individuals to help them identify opportunities and prepare for and maintain productive employment. DLR has professional staff in 16 job service offices throughout the state ready to serve your needs. Find the nearest Job Service office.

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Release Dates

Find out when the next data release from LMIC will be.

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