Rockford, IL Unemployment Rate Report

Rockford, IL Historical Unemployment Trends

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Since 2005 the unemployment rate in Rockford, Illinois has ranged from 4.2% in April 2000 to 19.0% in January 2010. The current unemployment rate for Rockford is 5.5% in September 2018. See how other local areas compare by using our Unemployment Compare tool.

Rockford, IL Unemployment Rate by Month

High Unemployment Area
Rockford, IL Current Unemployment - 5.5%
Rockford, IL Unemployment Rate
Month/Year Rockford, IL% Illinois% National %
1 / 2018 5.7% 5.3% 4.1%
2 / 2018 5.4% 5.0% 4.1%
3 / 2018 5.8% 4.4% 4.1%
4 / 2018 4.8% 3.6% 3.9%
5 / 2018 5.3% 3.5% 3.8%
6 / 2018 6.3% 4.5% 4.0%
7 / 2018 6.1% 4.3% 3.9%
8 / 2018 6.4% 4.2% 3.9%
9 / 2018 5.5% 3.8% 3.7%

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