Unemployment Estimates in Colorado

data.colorado.gov | Last Updated 12 Jun 2018

Labor force and unemployment estimates by month and county and Metropolitan Statistical Area, from Colorado Department of Labor and Employment (CDLE), since 1990

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This dataset has the following 18 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
stateabbrvstateabbrvtextThe two letter state abbreviation.
statenamestatenametextState name.
stfipsstfipsnumberState FIPS code.
areanameareanametextGeographic area name.
areatypeareatypenumberCode describing type of geographic area: e.g. county, service delivery area, MSA.
areatynameareatynametextDescriptive title of the areatype.
areaareanumberSix-digit code assigned to represent a geographic area. Front fill with zeroes.
periodyearperiodyearnumberCharacter representation of calendar-year (e.g. 2000).
periodtypeperiodtypenumberCode describing type of period (e.g. Annual, quarterly, monthly, etc.).
pertypdescpertypdesctextA description of the period type.
periodperiodnumberPeriod Code. Will be set to '00' where periodtype is annual.
adjustedadjustednumberIndicates adjusted data. 0 = Not Adjusted, 1 = Adjusted
prelimprelimnumberIndicates preliminary data. 0 = Not preliminary, 1 = Preliminary
benchmarkbenchmarknumberBenchmark-year of the data.
laborforcelaborforcenumberCivilian labor force.
emplabemplabnumberNumber employed by place of residence.
unempunempnumberNumber unemployed.
unemprateunempratenumberUnemployment rate.