The labor force in Puerto Rico was 1,141,957 in February 2016, up from 1,138,465 in January 2016, and up from 1,135,899 one year ago in February 2015. Employment was 1,008,793 in February 2016, down from 1,011,085 in January 2016, and up from 1,007,140 one year ago in February 2015.