Labor Force & Employment

 

 

June 2014 Labor Trends 

Palm Beach County's June unemployment rate of 6.1% is up from the 
May rate of 5.9% reflecting a net loss of 611 jobs.

However, continued employment growth for Palm Beach County is indicated by the 3.0 percentage increase in the total non-agricultural jobs during the last twelve months.  This represents a net gain of 16,100 
jobs.

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Palm Beach County Labor Force

Jun-14

May-14

Jun-13

Change
Jun
13
Jun 14

Percent Change

Change
May 13
Jun 14

Percent Change

Civilian Labor Force

663,607

663,193

653,108

10,499

1.6%

414

0.1%

Employment

623,439

623,636

601,834

21,605

3.6%

-197

0.0%

Unemployment

40,168

39,557

51,274

-11,106

-21.7%

611

1.5%

Unemployment Rate

6.1%

6.0%

7.9%

 

     
    Florida

6.2%

6.1%

7.7%

       
    National

6.3%

6.1%

7.8%

       


 

 

 

 



 

 

 

 

 

 

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 Helpful Links 

 
    
 

 
 WorkForce Florida, Inc.

Bureau of Labor
Statistics

 Workforce Alliance



For more information contact:

Judy Fancher
Administrative Assistant
Economic Development & Research

Phone: 561.835.1008 Ext. 4112
jfancher@bdb.org

 

 

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