Birmingham, AL Unemployment Rate Report

Birmingham, AL Historical Unemployment Trends

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Since 2005 the unemployment rate in Birmingham, Alabama has ranged from 3.6% in April 1998 to 14.4% in August 2009. The current unemployment rate for Birmingham is 4.1% in October 2017. See how other local areas compare by using our Unemployment Compare tool.

Birmingham, AL Unemployment Rate by Month

Moderate Unemployment Area
Birmingham, AL Current Unemployment - 4.1%
Birmingham, AL Unemployment Rate
Month/Year Birmingham, AL% Alabama% National %
1 / 2017 7.9% 6.8% 4.8%
2 / 2017 7.2% 6.1% 4.7%
3 / 2017 6.4% 5.3% 4.5%
4 / 2017 5.3% 4.4% 4.4%
5 / 2017 5.1% 4.2% 4.3%
6 / 2017 6.3% 5.2% 4.4%
7 / 2017 5.9% 4.9% 4.3%
8 / 2017 5.1% 4.3% 4.4%
9 / 2017 4.0% 3.3% 4.2%
10 / 2017 4.1% 3.5% 4.1%

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