COVID-19 Labor Market Information

To assist with understanding how the county workforce and economy may have been impacted by COVID-19 and to assist with planning post COVID-19, this website was developed. This website includes county employment and unemployment data, jobs posting trends and individual county analyses. If after browsing these reports, you have additional questions or data needs, please complete the Data Request Form and email to OWDDataRequest@jfs.ohio.gov.

County Job Trends Report - Monthly report of online job postings by county, beginning March 2020. Show the number of job ads, new ads, and percentage change for the following:

    • Top employers
    • Top occupations
    • Breakdown by industry

County Economic Profile Report - Snapshot view of annual or quarterly trends/data at the county level. Most information is for calendar year 2019 and can be used as a baseline against other, more recent, data. The following data are included in the reports:

    • Employment percent by industry
    • Employment trends
    • Online job postings
    • Industry turnover rates
    • High school enrollment (12th grade only)
    • Local area talent
    • Educational attainment
    • Veteran employment
    • Civilian labor force and commuting patterns
    • Area population-to-jobs ratio
    • Profile of unemployment insurance claims

County Industry Employment and Claimant Trends Report - This county industry report includes the annual number of establishments and employment, as well as a trend analysis of the number of unemployment insurance claimants during various time periods before and after Ohio's "stay-at-home" order. This provides information on the flow of U.I. claimants at the NAICS 3-digit level, which can be used to assess employment recovery.