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Unemployment Statistics - August 2013

Labor Force Employed Unemployed Unemployment Rate
Buffalo-Niagara Falls MSA 582,200 539,900 42,300 7.3%
Regional Total 781,200 724,600 56,700 7.3%
Allegany County 22,900 21,200 1,700 7.5%
Cattaraugus County 39,300 36,200 3,000 7.7%
Chautauqua County 64,600 59,800 4,800 7.4%
Erie County 470,000 436,200 33,800 7.2%
Genesee County 32,700 30,900 1,900 5.8%
Niagara County 112,200 103,700 8,500 7.6%
Orleans County 19,000 17,400 1,600 8.4%
Wyoming County 20,500 19,200 1,400 6.6%

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