The Labour Market Survey is the first to be issued since the eleven new super councils came into practice last month.
The Derry / Strabane Super Council area has an unemployment rate of 7.1%.
The figures, revealed that between March and April the number of people claiming jobseekers allowance in Derry and Strabane decreased by 185 (2.7%).
In April 6,770 people in Derry and Strabane claimed unemployment benefit.
Of that number 9.9 per cent were male and 4.3 per cent were female.