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Connecticut Employment Analysis

( Data Date : October 2017 )

Connecticut Employment Data

The Constitution State is unique in that it is both a business epicenter and a well-known vacation destination. It is a New England state, but many also think of it as “a New York suburb” because so many of its residents commute to the Big Apple.





The latest employment scorecard for the State of Connecticut for 2016-2017 is listed below, based on data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Connecticut’s labor force grew at a health 1.69% year-over-year pace, and its already-strong labor force participation rate increased 0.9% to 66.8%. The unemployment rate was basically flat. You can view what jobs are available in Connecticut, as well as which sectors of the economy are growing most quickly, on our Job Listings page.connecticut employment

Connecticut Employment Data:

Connecticut Unemployment Rate Trends (% change)


  • Compared to national rates, connecticut unemployment rate in October 2017 was higher by 0.2% than the U.S. rate of 4.1%.




  • Employment information is based on data provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

    Graphs and charts are based on monthly data from 2000 to present (BLS reports monthly data a month to six weeks after the close of each month).

    The data MuniNet Guide uses and presents is seasonally adjusted.