Unemployment Rate

US Unemployment Rate

The unemployment rate is released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and calculates the percentage of eligible workers not currently employed that are actively seeking work.

Unemployment Rate

Last 10 values for US Unemployment Rate
Date Value Previous Change
Jun 2016 4.9 4.7 +0.20 
May 2016 4.7 5.0 -0.30 
Apr 2016 5.0 5.0 -- 
Mar 2016 5.0 4.9 +0.10 
Feb 2016 4.9 4.9 -- 
Jan 2016 4.9 5.0 -0.10 
Dec 2015 5.0 5.0 -- 
Nov 2015 5.0 5.0 -- 
Oct 2015 5.0 5.1 -0.10 
Sep 2015 5.1 5.1 -- 

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