Employment & Economic Statistics

Below you will find a snap shot of statistical information about Cowley County.  If you are in search if information not found on our site, please contact us and we will be happy to assist you.

Cowley County Dining Survey Summary

Click Dining Survey Results Summary for full summary of the dining survey completed in 2015.

Cowley County Profile

Under the KU Entrepreneurship Works for Kansas Initiative, IPSR produces summary reports (formerly known as KCCED County Profiles) containing population, socio-economic, and employment data for each Kansas county.  To access profiles for any county including Cowley County visit: http://www.ipsr.ku.edu/ksdata/kcced/profiles/.

Kansas Statistical Abstract-46th Edition Online

The Institute for Policy & Social Research (IPSR) at the University of Kansas is pleased to announce that the 46th Edition of the Kansas Statistical Abstract (KSA) is now available.  The abstract is available EXCLUSIVELY online as a PDF file with individual pages available in Microsoft Excel and PDF. For more information and access to the data, please visit http://www.ipsr.ku.edu/ksdata/ksah/.

Employment data comes from the Kansas Department of Labor

2017 Regional Unemployment Percentages

County J F M A M J J A S O N D
Butler  4.4  4.3  3.8  3.7  3.9  4.3  4.5  4.1  3.6  3.0
Chautauqua  5.9  5.9  4.5  5.1  5.2  4.9  6.2  5.5  4.0  3.6
Cowley  4.3  4.4  3.9  3.8  4.0  4.4  4.7  4.4  3.6  3.0
Elk  5.2  5.2  4.2  4.3  4.8  5.6  7.0  5.9  4.4  3.6
Greenwood  5.4  5.6  4.4  4.3  4.5  4.8  5.1  4.9  3.9  3.7
Sedgwick  4.8  4.8  4.2  4.1  4.4  4.7  4.9  4.8  4.1  3.5
Sumner  4.5  4.2  3.7  3.7  3.9  4.4  4.7  4.5  3.7  3.1
State of Kansas  4.1  4.0  3.8  3.7  3.7  3.7  3.7  3.9  3.8  3.6

2016 Regional Unemployment Percentages

County J F M A M J J A S O N D
Butler  4.4  4.2  4.1  3.5  3.8  4.6  5.1  4.7  4.1  4.1  4.0  4.0
Chautauqua  6.5  5.9  4.9  4.5  4.9  5.5  6.7  6.0  5.5  5.1  5.1  5.0
Cowley 4.6  4.4  4.3  3.8  4.1  5.0  5.7  5.1  4.5  4.5  4.2  4.2
Elk  5.3  5.8  5.6  4.2  4.3  5.3  7.7  6.8  5.0  4.2  4.6  5.0
Greenwood  5.5  6.1  5.7  4.4  4.7  5.0  5.8  5.8  4.7  4.6  4.5  4.6
Sedgwick  5.0  4.8  4.6  3.9  4.2  5.0  5.5  5.3  4.7  4.6  4.3  4.4
Sumner  4.5  4.2  4.3  3.7  4.0  4.6  5.0  5.0  4.2  4.2  3.9  4.1
State of Kansas  4.0  4.0  3.9  3.8  3.7  3.8  4.1  4.3  4.4  4.4  4.3  4.2
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