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Date:January 8, 2014
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2014 Schedule of Unemployment Rate Press Releases

BATON ROUGE - The Louisiana Workforce Commission has announced the schedule for its 2014 unemployment rate press releases.

The release of statewide unemployment rates and nonfarm industry employment data will coincide with the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics’ monthly release of data for all states.

The metropolitan statistical area unemployment rate press releases will include not seasonally adjusted data for all 64 parishes and eight MSAs. For certain months, the state and MSA data will be combined into one release.

The following are target dates for LWC unemployment rate press releases and are subject to change:

Jan. 28, 2014 – State Unemployment Rates for December 2013

Jan. 30, 2014 – MSA Unemployment Rates for December 2013

March 17, 2014 – State and MSA Unemployment Rates for January 2014

March 28, 2014 – State and MSA Unemployment Rates for February 2014

April 21, 2014 – State Unemployment Rates for March 2014

April 25, 2014 – MSA Unemployment Rates for March 2014

May 16, 2014 – State Unemployment Rates for April 2014

May 23, 2014 – MSA Unemployment Rates for April 2014

June 20, 2014 – State Unemployment Rates for May 2014

June 27, 2014 – MSA Unemployment Rates for May 2014

July 18, 2014 – State Unemployment Rates for June 2014

July 25, 2014 – MSA Unemployment Rates for June 2014

Aug. 18, 2014 – State Unemployment Rates for July 2014

Aug. 22, 2014 – MSA Unemployment Rates for July 2014

Sept. 19, 2014 – State Unemployment Rates for August 2014

Sept. 26, 2014 – MSA Unemployment Rates for August 2014

Oct. 21, 2014 – State Unemployment Rates for September 2014

Oct. 24, 2014 – MSA Unemployment Rates for September 2014

Nov. 21, 2014 – State Unemployment Rates for October 2014

Dec. 2, 2014 – MSA Unemployment Rates for October 2014

Dec. 19, 2014 – State Unemployment Rates for November 2014

Dec. 30, 2014 – MSA Unemployment Rates for November 2014

Jan. 27, 2015 – State Unemployment Rates for December 2014

Jan. 30, 2015 – MSA Unemployment Rates for December 2014

For more detailed statistics on Louisiana’s labor market information, visit Louisiana’s employment homepage at www.laworks.net and select Labor Market Information.

Note: This revision date does not reflect the revision date of the press release shown. Press Release postings are updated as needed and should be considered accurate as shown.