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Labor Statistics for the Western New York Region

Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie and Niagara Counties
Labor Statistics for the Western New York Region
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Developments in the Western New York Labor Market

Private sector jobs in the Western New York region rose over the year by 28,300, or 5.7 percent, to 521,100 in September 2021.  Gains were greatest in leisure and hospitality (+15,400), manufacturing (+2,700), other services (+2,600), trade, transportation and utilities (+2,300), natural resources, mining and construction (+2,200), professional and business services (+1,800) and educational and health services (+1,500).  Losses were centered in financial activities (-200).  Government sector jobs decreased by (-5,000) over the year.

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For More Information Please Contact:

Timothy Glass
NYS Department of Labor
290 Main St.
Buffalo, N.Y. 14202
Phone: (716) 851-2740
Fax: (716) 851-2792
Email:[email protected]