Mass Layoff Statistics Program Data Series - Discontinued
The Mass Layoff Statistics (MLS) program is a Federal-State cooperative statistical effort which uses a standardized, automated approach to identify, describe, and track the effects of major job cutbacks using data from each State's unemployment insurance database.
Mass Layoff Statistics Program Data Series – Discontinued
As a result of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act, (commonly referred to as sequestration); the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), discontinued the Mass Layoff Statistics (MLS) program in 2013. For more information about this change, please visit the BLS sequestration page.