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Table 1 - Unemployment Rates in New York's Five Boroughs, 1996-1998 (percent)

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Table 1 - Unemployment Rates in New York's Five Boroughs, 1996-1998 (percent)

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  1996 1998
New York City (all boroughs) 8.5 8.1
Bronx (including the South Bronx) 11.0 10.2
Brooklyn 9.5 9.4
Manhattan 7.4 6.9
Queens 7.5 6.9
Staten Island 7.5 7.6

Source: New York State Bureau of Labor Statistics (November 1996, July 1998)