Updated October 31, 2012 http://www.bls.gov
Baton Rouge Area
Selected Economic Data
Over-the-year changes in employment on nonfarm payrolls and employment by major industry sector
Average weekly wages for all industries by county
This fact sheet presents a sampling of data for the Baton Rouge area. Supplemental data are provided for regions and the nation. Subjects include unemployment, employment, wages, prices, spending, and benefits. All data are not seasonally adjusted and some may be subject to revision. Area definitions may differ by subject. See http://www.bls.gov/regions/overviews.htm for more area fact sheets and area definitions.