Definition: 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 January 1, 2019See also: Unemployment rate map
Unemployment rate remains historically high: These US cities are among those with highest jobless rates
USA Today - 8/9/2020 9:18:00 PM
Over that period, the U.S. economy added about 20 million jobs and the unemployment rate hit its lowest level in decades. Then the COVID-19 pandemic hit, sending the economy into a new recession and cancelling out nearly all of the employment gains of the last 10 years in a matter of months.
US Industries With The Highest Unemployment Rates
WorldAtlas - 8/1/2020 3:46:00 PM
Job loss is not uniform in all industries operating in the country and also varies depending on a variety of national and international events like wars, pandemics, etc.
Trump said people of color 'just set a record for new jobs.' Data show the unemployment rate for Black Americans has barely changed in the last month.
Business Insider - 8/9/2020 8:59:00 AM
Speaking at a Saturday news conference, President Donald Trump commemorated the US economy for seeing 'a new record for jobs' for people of
The Real Unemployment Rate Is 21% - And Heading Higher
Seeking Alpha - 7/21/2020 2:03:00 PM
It is somewhat less than reassuring that the "official" unemployment rate of around 12% is roughly half of the "real-world" unemployment rate. The BLS reported that the U.S. employed workforce ...
The Latest: New Zealand unemployment rate shows improvement
Daily Journal - 8/5/2020 6:16:00 AM
New Zealand’s unemployment rate showed a surprising improvement to 4% during the midst of the nation’s virus lockdown, although the headline number doesn’t tell the full
Turkey’s unemployment rate at 12.9% in May
InfoSur Hoy - 8/10/2020 8:58:00 AM
Unemployment in Turkey stood at 12.9% in May, the country’s statistical authority announced Monday. The figure was up 0.1 percentage points from the same month last year, the Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat) said.
Alberta's unemployment rate drops for first time since start of COVID-19 pandemic, falling to 12.8 per cent
Edmonton Journal on MSN.com - 8/7/2020 11:02:42 PM
Alberta’s unemployment rate fell by 2.7 percentage points in July — the first monthly decrease in the province since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. The province’s unemployment rate now sits at 12.
US Latinos facing huge economic blow amid coronavirus as unemployment rates continue to rise: Pew survey
Meaww - 8/7/2020 8:06:00 AM
President Donald Trump has also not spared efforts to boost his support among the Latinos and signed an executive order last month to expand employment and educational opportunities among them ahead of the November elections.
Kiwi jumps after a surprise fall in New Zealand unemployment rate
FXStreet - 8/5/2020 7:00:00 AM
The New Zealand dollar rose during the Asian session as traders reacted to the country’s employment numbers. According to the statistics office, the unemployment rate declined to 4.0% in the second quarter.
Nebraska unemployment rate rose to 6.7% in June
Washington Times - 7/17/2020 3:38:00 PM
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Nebraska’s unemployment rate rose in June, a month after claiming the nation’s lowest rate in the midst of the country’s coronavirus pandemic. Nebraska’s seasonally ...