Our quarterly magazine provides expert analysis of the state's labor market, industries and economy.
The current issue's cover story “
Unemployment Under a Microscope
,” examines Minnesota's unemployment rate by race, gender, education and other characteristics not found in the monthly numbers.
Check out the September Issue of Trends.
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In October, Minnesota’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell to 4.8 percent, the lowest in six years.
The labor force participation rate dropped to 70.1 percent. The national unemployment rate rose to 7.3 percent in October, up slightly from 7.2 percent in September.
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You’ll find data and data tools that give you a comprehensive, nuts-and-bolts look at Minnesota’s economy and workforce.
The freshest available snapshot of Minnesota's economic performance on several job and employment fronts.
Dig deep into data on employment, unemployment, wages and occupations, regional and state comparisons and more.
Quarterly and annual reports and analysis of the state's top export markets and industries. Includes current and past years.
This quarterly magazine provides expert analysis of the state's labor market, industries and economy.
This monthly publication examines labor market conditions and key economic indicators statewide.
Analysis of key industries and sectors, current and emerging business issues, and workforce and economic trends.
Our analysts are available to explain how to use and interpret the data we provide. Get answers over the phone or by email.
Get new data the moment it's available. View scheduled dates for release of employment and unemployment data.