Department of Labor and Regulation

South Dakota e-Labor Bulletin from the Labor Market Information Center, SD Department of Labor and Regulation
South Dakota
Labor Supply

May 2015
Area Unemployed Underemployed Discouraged Workers Total
Labor Supply
South Dakota 17,190 25,960 5,105 48,235
Rapid City MSA 2,915 4,330 230 7,475
Sioux Falls MSA 4,585 8,715 220 13,520
Aurora County 45 45 50 140
Beadle County 325 495 60 880
Bennett County 70 50 105 225
Bon Homme County 115 95 65 275
Brookings County 725 1,140 70 1,930
Brown County 695 1,240 60 1,990
Brule County 90 140 65 295
Buffalo County 65 60 165 290
Butte County 225 250 80 555
Campbell County 30 25 60 110
Charles Mix County 180 190 80 450
Clark County 90 75 75 235
Clay County 280 480 75 840
Codington County 560 900 65 1,525
Corson County 105 85 125 315
Custer County 200 145 90 435
Davison County 380 740 60 1,175
Day County 165 90 100 355
Deuel County 115 70 90 275
Dewey County 245 240 210 695
Douglas County 50 65 50 165
Edmunds County 75 80 55 205
Fall River County 155 205 95 455
Faulk County 40 35 60 135
Grant County 155 180 55 390
Gregory County 85 90 70 245
Haakon County 35 35 50 120
Hamlin County 130 135 70 340
Hand County 55 60 50 170
Hanson County 70 25 65 160
Harding County 30 35 60 125
Hughes County 300 665 55 1,020
Hutchinson County 115 115 55 280
Hyde County 25 30 60 120
Jackson County 70 65 85 220
Jerauld County 35 115 50 195
Jones County 20 20 55 95
Kingsbury County 105 125 60 290
Lake County 255 310 70 635
Lawrence County 555 750 80 1,385
Lincoln County 850 1,340 50 2,240
Lyman County 95 70 95 260
McCook County 95 95 50 235
McPherson County 50 35 75 160
Marshall County 110 80 70 260
Meade County 530 480 70 1,080
Mellette County 50 25 105 180
Miner County 40 25 55 120
Minnehaha County 3,480 7,185 60 10,725
Moody County 145 125 65 330
Oglala Lakota County 435 505 245 1,185
Pennington County 2,180 3,705 70 5,960
Perkins County 75 55 80 210
Potter County 50 50 70 175
Roberts County 245 230 90 560
Sanborn County 40 25 55 125
Spink County 125 160 65 350
Stanley County 55 95 50 200
Sully County 35 35 60 130
Todd County 260 295 160 715
Tripp County 105 115 60 280
Turner County 160 100 60 320
Union County 315 565 70 950
Walworth County 150 150 115 415
Yankton County 395 710 60 1,165
Ziebach County 55 10 100 165



Marcia Hultman, Secretary
700 Governors Drive
Pierre, SD 57501-2291
Tel. 605.773.3101
Fax. 605.773.6184