United States Unemployment Rate Report

United States Unemployment by State

United States Unemployment 3.6%

United States Historical Unemployment Trends

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Since 2005 the employment rate in the United States as ranged from 2.5% in May of 1953 to 10.8% in November of 1982. The current unemployment rate for the United States is 7.1%. See how local areas compare to United States unemployment rate by using our Unemployment Compare Tool!

US Unemployment Rate By Month

2019 US Unemployment Rate
Month/Year National %
1/2019 4.0%
2/2019 3.8%
3/2019 3.8%
4/2019 3.6%
5/2019 3.6%
6/2019 3.7%
7/2019 3.7%
8/2019 3.7%
9/2019 3.5%
10/2019 3.6%

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