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 6.1% in December 2006 to 15.9% in July 2011. The current unemployment rate for Chester is 11.0% in August 2014. See how other local areas compare by using our Unemployment Compare tool.

Chester, PA Unemployment Rate by Month

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Chester, PA Current Unemployment - 11.0%
2014 Chester, PA Unemployment Rate
Month/Year Chester, PA% Pennsylvania% National %
1 / 2014 11.7% 6.9% 6.6%
2 / 2014 11.0% 6.7% 6.7%
3 / 2014 10.4% 6.4% 6.7%
4 / 2014 8.9% 5.1% 6.3%
5 / 2014 10.3% 5.7% 6.3%
6 / 2014 10.3% 5.8% 6.1%
7 / 2014 10.6% 6.1% 6.2%
8 / 2014 11.0% 6.1% 6.1%

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