LMI News Release Archive

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Iowa's Unemployment Rate Remains at 2.5 Percent 2019-09-20
Iowa Lakes Corridor Laborshed Studies Completed 2019-09-10
2019 Iowa's Workforce and the Economy Released 2019-09-04
Laborshed Studies Completed in Mid Iowa Growth Partnership Region 2019-08-29
Iowa’s Unemployment Rate Increases to 2.5 Percent 2019-08-16
Siouxland Laborshed Study Completed 2019-08-02
2018-2020 Short-Term Occupational Projections Released 2019-08-01
First Quarter 2019 Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages Released 2019-07-29
Iowa Adds 5,600 Jobs in June, Unemployment Rate Remains at 2.4 Percent 2019-07-19
Laborshed Studies Completed in North Central Iowa 2019-06-25
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Remains at 2.4 Percent in May 2019-06-21
Laborshed Studies Completed in Cedar Valley Region 2019-05-21
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Holds Steady at 2.4 Percent in April 2019-05-17
Fourth Quarter 2018 Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages Released 2019-05-08
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Remains at 2.4 in March 2019-04-19
2018 Statewide Laborshed Study Released 2019-04-10
Series of Laborshed Studies Released in Cedar Rapids/Iowa City Region 2019-04-02
Iowa’s Unemployment Rate Remains Steady in February 2019-03-22
2018-2020 Short-Term Industry Projections Released 2019-03-20
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Remains at 2.4 Percent in January 2019-03-11
New Series of Laborshed Studies Released 2019-01-25
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Remains at 2.4 Percent for Third Month 2019-01-18
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Remains at 2.4 Percent 2018-12-21
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Drops to Historically Low 2.4 Percent 2018-11-16
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Remains at 2.5 Percent 2018-10-19
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Drops to 2.5 Percent 2018-09-21
The 2018 Iowa Wage Survey and the 2017 Occupational Employment Statistics Wages have been released. 2018-08-20
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Drops to 18-Year Low 2018-08-17
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Remains at 2.7 Percent 2018-07-20
NEW LABORSHED PROGRAM TO START JULY 1 2018-06-26
Iowa’s Unemployment Rate Falls to 2.7 Percent in May 2018-06-15
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Remains at 2.8 Percent in April 2018-05-18
Fourth Quarter 2017 Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages Released 2018-05-08
Iowa’s Unemployment Rate Falls to 2.8 Percent in March 2018-04-20
2016-2026 Industry Projections Released 2018-04-10
2017 Statewide Laborshed Study Release 2018-03-29
Iowa's Unemployment Rate at 2.9 in January 2018-03-12
Third Quarter 2017 Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages Released 2018-01-30
Iowa's Job Market Tightens as Unemployment Rate Drops to 2.8 Percent in December 2018-01-23
Iowa’s Unemployment Rate Drops Below 3.0 Percent for 1st Time in 17 Years 2017-12-22
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Drops to 3.0 Percent in October 2017-11-17
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Decreases to 3.2 Percent 2017-10-20
Updated Occupational Profiles Now Available 2017-10-09
Iowa’s Unemployment Rate Increases Slightly to 3.3 Percent in August 2017-09-15
Staffing Patterns Data Now Available 2017-09-12
2017 Iowa Wage Survey and 2016 Occupational Employment Statistics Released 2017-08-22
Manufacturing Posts Job Gain for Third Straight Month; Iowa’s Unemployment Rate Remains at 3.2 Percent in July 2017-08-18
First Quarter 2017 Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages Released 2017-08-07
Iowa Adds 11,200 Jobs in June 2017-07-21
IowaJobs.org Job Posting Statistics Now Available 2017-07-13
Workforce Needs Assessment Reports Released! 2017-07-05
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Remains at 3.1 Percent 2017-05-19
Fourth Quarter 2016 Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages Released 2017-05-09
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Decreases Slightly to 3.1 Percent in March 2017-04-21
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Drops to 3.2 Percent in February 2017-03-24
Iowa's 2016 Industry Profiles Released 2017-03-15
Long and Short-term Industry and Occupations Released 2017-03-15
2016 Statewide Laborshed Study Release 2017-03-14
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Drops to 3.3 Percent in January 2017-03-13
Future Ready Iowa Website & Career Coach Tool 2017-02-08
Third Quarter 2016 Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages Released 2017-02-06
Iowa’s Unemployment Rate Drops to 3.6 Percent in December 2017-01-24
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Falls to 3.8 Percent in November 2016-12-16
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Decreases to 4.1 Percent in October 2016-11-18
Second Quarter 2016 Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages Released 2016-11-09
2014-2024 Industry and Occupational Projections Released 2016-11-02
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Remains at 4.2 Percent in September 2016-10-21
2016 Iowa Wage Survey and 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics Released 2016-10-13
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Trends Up to 4.2 Percent in August 2016-09-20
2016 Iowa’s Workforce and the Economy Released 2016-09-12
First Quarter 2016 Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages Released 2016-09-01
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Increases Slightly to 4.1 Percent in July 2016-08-19
Iowa Economy Gains 5,100 Jobs in June 2016-07-22
May Unemployment Rate Remains Stable at 3.9 Percent 2016-06-17
2015 Statewide Laborshed Study Released 2016-06-01
State Unemployment Rate Increases to 3.9 Percent in April 2016-05-20
Fourth Quarter 2015 Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages Released 2016-05-10
Iowa Community Colleges Statewide Education Outcomes Report Released 2016-04-18
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Increases to 3.8 Percent in March 2016-04-15
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Increases to 3.7 Percent in February 2016-03-25
Iowa January Unemployment Rate Release 2016-03-14
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Remains at 3.4 Percent in December 2016-01-26
IWD Labor Market Information Division Launches Redesigned Data and Workforce Information Website 2016-01-20
Iowa Nonfarm Jobs Increase by 8,400 in November 2015-12-18
Iowa Unemployment Rate Drops to 3.5 Percent in October 2015-11-20
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Drops to 3.6 Percent in September 2015-10-20
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Drops to 3.7 Percent in August 2015-09-18
Iowa's Unemployment Rate at 3.8 Percent in July 2015-08-21
Iowa’s Unemployment Rate Drops to 3.7 Percent 2015-07-21
Iowa Unemployment Rate Remains at 3.8 Percent 2015-06-19
Iowa Unemployment Rate Drops to 3.8 Percent 2015-05-27
Iowa Unemployment Rate Drops to 4.0 Percent 2015-04-21
Iowa’s Employer Unemployment Insurance Tax Tables Continue Improvement in 2015 2014-08-25