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Department of Commerce
Data with Meaning

About WSER


Who Uses Our Data

Our Mission

The mission of the Bureau of Workforce Statistics and Economic Research (WSER) is to Produce, Analyze and Deliver Economic Data to Improve Decision-Making.

Floridians Can Count on Us

Our statistics are the state’s most important economic indicators. Our data isn’t just numbers, it’s people. With our statistics, individuals and businesses can make informed decisions about their careers, the economy and their investments. We produce timely and comparable data collected through employer surveys, econometric modeling and administrative records. We meet strict probability standards so our data can be utilized to make smart, strategic investments for Floridians.

WSER Produces Quality Economic Data

WSER produces a wide range of data for public use including Labor Force, Total Employment, Unemployment Rates and Projections.

And Insightful Economic Research

We provide economic research services such as websites, training, publications, GIS mapping, economic impact analysis and customized reports by request.

Contact WSER

Bureau of Workforce Statistics and Economic Research
MSC G-020, 107 E. Madison Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-4111
(850) 245-7205 or 1-866-537-3615

General Questions

Occupational Employment and Wage Statistics (OEWS)

Local Area Unemployment Statistics (LAUS) & Current Employment Statistics (CES)

Quarterly Census of Employment Wages (QCEW) 

Employment Projections