BRIDGEWATER STATE COLLEGE

Project for Economic Data and Research


Bridgewater
MA
Labor
Monthly 1/2007 2/2007 Change
Unemployment Rate 5.6 5.6 0
Unemployed 750 743 -7
Employed 12,528 12,484 -44
Laborforce 13,278 13,227 -51
 
Annual 2005 2006 Change
Unemployment Rate 4.7 4.7 0
Unemployed 610 625 15
Employed 12,460 12,566 106
Laborforce 13,070 13,191 121
 
The Bridgewater unemployment rate is 5.6 for February, 2007. This is not changed from the previous month when the unemployment rate was 5.6. Compared to the Massachusetts unemployment rate of 6.3, Bridgewater is doing better than the state.
Source: Commonwealth of Massachusetts (2007) "Labor Force and Unemployment Data," mass.gov website. http://lmi2.detma.org/lmi/lmi_lur_a.asp (accessed April 2, 2007).

Unemployment Rate (Current Population Survey): The unemployment rate represents the number unemployed as a percent of the labor force.
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March 23, 2009
11:27 AM
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