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Unemployment Statistics - August 2015

Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployment Rate
Buffalo-Niagara Falls MSA 557,200 528,000 29,200 5.2%
Regional Total 742,400 703,400 39,000 5.3%
Allegany County 22,400 21,200 1,200 5.4%
Cattaraugus County 36,100 34,100 2,000 5.5%
Chautauqua County 58,500 55,300 3,200 5.5%
Erie County 454,100 430,700 23,400 5.2%
Genesee County 30,900 29,600 1,300 4.2%
Niagara County 103,200 97,300 5,900 5.7%
Orleans County 18,300 17,200 1,100 6.0%
Wyoming County 18,900 18,000 900 4.8%

Source: NYS Department of Labor, http://www.labor.state.ny.us/