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Data List for Unemployment Percent, New Mexico and U.S. 2000 - 2012

NM vs. U.S. Year Percent Unemployees Numer- ator Denom- inator
Record Count: 26
New Mexico 2000 5.0% 42,269 852,293
New Mexico 2001 4.9% 42,679 863,682
New Mexico 2002 5.5% 48,321 871,512
New Mexico 2003 5.9% 52,633 888,468
New Mexico 2004 5.8% 51,863 901,833
New Mexico 2005 5.2% 47,104 913,453
New Mexico 2006 4.1% 38,496 930,832
New Mexico 2007 3.5% 32,997 941,554
New Mexico 2008 4.5% 43,218 961,259
New Mexico 2009 7.2% 68,546 955,904
New Mexico 2010 8.4% 80,202 953,314
New Mexico 2011 7.5% 69,616 931,659
New Mexico 2012 6.9% 64,591 935,890
U.S. 2000 4.0% 5,692,000 142,583,000
U.S. 2001 4.7% 6,801,000 143,734,000
U.S. 2002 5.8% 8,378,000 144,863,000
U.S. 2003 6.0% 8,774,000 146,510,000
U.S. 2004 5.5% 8,149,000 147,401,000
U.S. 2005 5.1% 7,591,000 149,320,000
U.S. 2006 4.6% 7,001,000 151,428,000
U.S. 2007 4.6% 7,078,000 153,124,000
U.S. 2008 5.8% 8,924,000 154,287,000
U.S. 2009 9.3% 14,265,000 154,142,000
U.S. 2010 9.6% 14,825,000 153,889,000
U.S. 2011 8.9% 13,747,000 153,617,000
U.S. 2012 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