Marcia Hultman

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Labor Market Information Center

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Overview of South Dakota Labor Market

See an overview of the labor market in South Dakota based on the most current data available, statewide labor force and nonfarm worker data for December 2017.

Snapshot of South Dakota's Economy

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

Celebrating 75 years of federal-state cooperation

We're celebrating with the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, a 75th anniversary of the federal-state cooperative programs that make possible the majority of the labor market data available for South Dakota and its sub-state areas. Learn more about these cooperative programs.

Seasonally Adjusted November Labor Force Data for Metro Areas Available

Seasonally adjusted labor force data for South Dakota's Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSA) of Rapid City and Sioux Falls for November 2017 were released Jan. 4 from the U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). See the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) news release or view the data specifically for South Dakota's MSAs.

December 2017 data for the metro areas will be released Feb. 1, 2018. Historical data back to 1990 for all metro areas nationwide is available to download in a .txt file from BLS website.

Release Dates

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