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Employment Development Department
Employment Development Department

Data Release Schedule

Below is the release schedule for monthly unemployment rates (labor force) and industry employment data from the Labor Market Information Division. These data are available on the Monthly Data Release page.

Updated March 18, 2015



Data Month

California
Release Dates


United States
Release Dates


December 2014 January 23, 2015 January 9, 2015
January 2015
Also released: Revised Industry Employment and Hours & Earnings data for 2013-2014 and revised Labor Force data for 2014 for California and Los Angeles Metro Division. Data subject to change back to 1990.

*Revised Industry Employment, Hours & Earnings data for 2013-2014 and revised Labor Force data for 2014 for all other areas. Data subject to change back to 1990.
March 6, 2015



*March 10, 2015
February 6, 2015
February 2015
Also Released: **Revised Labor Force data for 1990-2013 for California and Los Angeles Metro Division.
**March 20, 2015 March 6, 2015
March 2015
Also Released: ***Revised Labor Force data for 2010-2013 for all other areas.
***April 17, 2015 April 3, 2015
April 2015 May 22, 2015 May 8, 2015
May 2015 June 19, 2015 June 5, 2015
June 2015 July 17, 2015 July 2, 2015
July 2015 August 21, 2015 August 7, 2015
August 2015 September 18, 2015 September 4, 2015
September 2015 October 16, 2015 October 2, 2015
October 2015 November 20, 2015 November 6, 2015
November 2015 December 18, 2015 December 4, 2015
December 2015 January 22, 2016 January 8, 2016

Note: All other areas include Metro areas, counties (other than Los Angeles), cities, and local Workforce Investment Areas.

* The Revised Industry Employment, Hours & Earnings, and Labor Force data for areas other than California and Los Angeles that was scheduled to be released on Friday, March 6th will be delayed. The complete release of revised data will be Tuesday, March 10th. The delay was due to the annual benchmark processing.

** The California and Los Angeles historical Labor Force data from 1990-2009 will be revised due to methodological changes in the LAUS program. Both seasonally adjusted and non-seasonlally adjusted files will be part of this revision.

*** The Revised Labor Force data for 2010-2013 for areas other than California and Los Angeles that was scheduled to be released on Friday, March 20th will be delayed. The complete release of revised data will be Friday, April 17th. The delay was due to Bureau of Labor Statistics processing issues.