Chester, PA Unemployment Rate Report

Chester, PA Historical Unemployment Trends

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Since 2005 the unemployment rate in Chester, Pennsylvania has ranged from 4.9% in April 2000 to 17.4% in July 2011. The current unemployment rate for Chester is 8.7% in October 2016. See how other local areas compare by using our Unemployment Compare tool.

Chester, PA Unemployment Rate by Month

Moderate Unemployment Area
Chester, PA Current Unemployment - 8.7%
Chester, PA Unemployment Rate
Month/Year Chester, PA% Pennsylvania% National %
1 / 2016 7.9% 5.2% 4.9%
2 / 2016 7.4% 5.3% 4.9%
3 / 2016 8.6% 5.5% 5.0%
4 / 2016 8.4% 5.2% 5.0%
5 / 2016 9.1% 5.5% 4.7%
6 / 2016 9.3% 5.6% 4.9%
7 / 2016 10.5% 6.1% 4.9%
8 / 2016 10.9% 6.0% 4.9%
9 / 2016 8.8% 5.4% 5.0%
10 / 2016 8.7% 5.4% 4.9%

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