Detroit, MI Unemployment Rate Report

Detroit, MI Historical Unemployment Trends

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Since 2005 the unemployment rate in Detroit, Michigan has ranged from 5.1% in April 2000 to 28.4% in June 2009. The current unemployment rate for Detroit is 12.5% in August 2016. See how other local areas compare by using our Unemployment Compare tool.

Detroit, MI Unemployment Rate by Month

Very High Unemployment Area
Detroit, MI Current Unemployment - 12.5%
1974 Detroit, MI Unemployment Rate
Month/Year Detroit, MI% Michigan% National %
1 / 2016 11.1% 5.1% 5.1%
2 / 2016 10.7% 5.0% 5.2%
3 / 2016 11.0% 5.1% 5.1%
4 / 2016 9.1% 4.3% 5.1%
5 / 2016 9.8% 4.5% 5.1%
6 / 2016 11.6% 4.9% 5.4%
7 / 2016 12.5% 5.4% 5.5%
8 / 2016 12.5% 4.9% 5.5%

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