Unemployment rate (%)

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Country19992000200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013201520162017
United States4.245.865.55.14.84.67.29.39.798.17.35.24.74.4
Definition of Unemployment rate: This entry contains the percent of the labor force that is without jobs. Substantial underemployment might be noted.

Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of June 30, 2018