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Data List for Percentage Unemployed by County 2012

County Percent Unemployed Numer- ator Denom- inator
Record Count: 35
Bernalillo 7.1% 21,665 304,440
Catron 6.9% 108 1,566
Chaves 6.6% 1,728 26,313
Cibola 6.2% 770 12,321
Colfax 7.6% 486 6,421
Curry 4.8% 1,037 21,720
De Baca 4.3% 34 798
Dona Ana 7.1% 6,653 93,195
Eddy 4.1% 1,224 30,099
Grant 6.9% 844 12,157
Guadalupe 9.8% 171 1,752
Harding 4.6% 18 391
Hidalgo 6.3% 166 2,632
Lea 4.3% 1,310 30,822
Lincoln 5.5% 566 10,385
Los Alamos 3.5% 339 9,731
Luna 17.2% 2,181 12,644
McKinley 8.7% 2,310 26,577
Mora 13.0% 251 1,929
Otero 6.1% 1,609 26,198
Quay 6.9% 263 3,800
Rio Arriba 8.0% 1,498 18,647
Roosevelt 5.0% 461 9,279
Sandoval 6.8% 3,836 56,035
San Juan 7.2% 949 13,138
San Miguel 8.0% 4,539 56,398
Santa Fe 5.5% 4,158 75,698
Sierra 6.2% 367 5,911
Socorro 4.9% 457 9,345
Taos 9.1% 1,520 16,656
Torrance 8.2% 521 6,381
Union 4.6% 87 1,878
Valencia 8.1% 2,468 30,638
NM 6.9% 64,591 935,890
US 8.1% 12,506,000 154,975,000

Data Notes

Data are not seasonally adjusted.

Data Source

New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions, 401 Broadway NE, Albuquerque NM 87102. Phone: (505)841-8645. Website: www.dws.state.nm.us.

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Definition

The percentage of the civilian labor force that was not employed and seeking employment. See Data Interpretation Issues for more information about the definition of employed versus unemployed persons.

How We Calculated the Rates

Numerator: The number of unemployed persons in the civilian labor force.
Denominator: The total of persons in the civilian labor force, the sum of employed and unemployed persons.

Date Indicator Content Last Updated: 08/26/2013


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Content updated: Tue, 24 Sep 2013 17:57:18 MDT