|Reference Month of Data||Release of U.S. Data||Release of Statewide
Labor Force & Nonfarm Worker Data
|Release of all
Seasonally Adjusted Labor Force Data for Metropolitan Areas
|January 2015||02/06/15||03/05/2015||03/10/15||Delayed. Please see explanation on U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics website.|
Other Release Dates
Revised statewide and substate labor force along with statewide and MSA nonfarm data for the years 1990-2014 was released April 21, 2015. Access the data from our menus for labor force data and nonfarm data.
Links to Data on Release Dates
The following are links to where each release of data can be found on our website on the date indicated.
U.S. data - What's New Web page
Statewide labor force & nonfarm worker data - Overview Web page
All monthly data and South Dakota e-Labor Bulletin - e-Labor Bulletin Web page
Seasonally adjusted labor force data for metropolitan areas - What's New Web page (with links to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics website for data)
Please note: Each year, there is a lag in the publication of January estimates due to data benchmarking, which is a time-consuming but important process to ensure accuracy of data. For more information on benchmarking, please visit our technical notes page.