New York, NY Unemployment Rate Report

New York, NY Historical Unemployment Trends


Since 2005 the unemployment rate in New-York, New York has ranged from 3.1% in December 2019 to 20.1% in July 2020. The current unemployment rate for New-York is 13.2% in February 2021. See how other local areas compare by using our Unemployment Compare tool.

New York, NY Unemployment Rate by Month

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New York, NY Current Unemployment - 13.2%
New York, NY Unemployment Rate
Month/Year New York, NY% New-York% National %
1 / 2021 13.1% 9.4% 6.3%
2 / 2021 13.2% 9.6% 6.2%

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