Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

Workforce Overall

Reports, maps, and charts are best viewed on a desktop or tablet.

Labor Force and Unemployment

Information on the economic impact and recovery from the coronavirus pandemic in Northern Virginia are found in the Tracking Economic Impact/Recovery from COVID-19 document.  The tracking document includes data and trends on the labor force and unemployment.  The economic charts document is updated following the monthly release of the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), Local Area Unemployment Statistics.​

Tracking Economic Impact/Recovery
from COVID-19

Click on image for document

Unemployment Graph.png

Updates will occur within 3 business days of the following BLS release schedule:

  • July 28, 2021 

  • September 1, 2021 (NVRC update will occur on September 6th or 7th)

  • September 29, 2021

  • November 3, 2021

  • December 2, 2021

  • December 30, 2021

COVID-19 Economic Impact Interactive Dashboard and Maps

NOTE: As of June 4, 2021, NVRC will no longer maintain the COVID-19 Economic Impact Dashboard that follows.  This dashboard will be replaced in late June or early July with a COVID-19 Economic Recovery Tracking Interactive Dashboard. 


Stay tuned for the new COVID-19 Economic Recovery Dashboard!

Click on image to go to dashboard 

Economic Dashboard.jpg

Additional Northern Virginia Workforce Data Resources

The NOVA Workforce Regional Overview dashboard provides additional Northern Virginia workforce information, including industry and occupation.  This dashboard is provided courtesy of Northern Virginia Community College.