Note: rates shown are a percentage of the labor force data refer to place of residence estimates for the current month are subject to revision the following month. While there was a slightly higher unemployment rate, total employment in the second quarter grew by 6,500, higher than the 3,700 in the preceding quarter, mom said.
Series id: lns14000000 seasonally adjusted series title: (seas) unemployment rate labor force status: unemployment rate type of data: percent or rate age: 16 years and over. The labor department reported friday that the nation’s unemployment rate rose by 02 of a percentage point in june, to 4 percent but it means that more people are starting to look for jobs and that, in turn, means that more people are optimistic about finding work.
While there was a slightly higher unemployment rate, total employment in the second quarter grew by 6,500, higher than the 3,700 in the preceding quarter, mom said excluding foreign domestic workers, there were 3,429,600 workers employed in singapore as of june 2018. In july, unemployment rates were lower in 11 states, higher in 2, and stable in 37 states and the district of columbia nonfarm payroll employment increased in 6 states, decreased in 1, and was essentially unchanged in 43 states and the district. The national unemployment rate has remained stubbornly high since the recession, but not all states are still feeling the jobs crisis.
The official unemployment rate in the 16 eu countries that use the euro rose to 10% in december 2009 as a result of another recession latvia had the highest unemployment rate in the eu at 223% for november 2009 europe's young workers have been especially hard hit.
Unemployment rates are often seasonally adjusted to avoid variations that depend on time of year   employment rate as a percentage of total population in working age is sometimes used instead of unemployment rate.
Therefore, over the long-term, higher inflation would not benefit the economy through a lower rate of unemployment by the same token, a lower rate of inflation should not inflict a cost on the economy through a higher rate of unemployment. Meanwhile, the unemployment rate for people with less than a high school diploma is 57% - significantly better than those with art school degrees - as america's employers increasingly turn to the cheapest unemployed resources and.
Unemployment rate by jurisdiction statistic below: april 20, 2018 for march 2018 american samoa and the northern mariana islands lack employment data.