Unemployment rate has increased

The highest rate of U.S. unemployment was 24.9% in 1933, during the Great Depression. Unemployment was more than 14% from 1931 to 1940. Unemployment remained in the single digits until 1982 when it reached 10.8%. The annual unemployment rate reached 9.9% in 2009, during the Great Recession. The official unemployment rate has been at or below 4 percent for more than a year. Hiring was strong across most sectors with especially large gains in business services (76,000 jobs added), construction (33,000 jobs added) and health care (27,000 jobs added).

14 Aug 2018 The unemployment rate has fallen further this month, to 4%, with a higher Record rates of ethnic minority people in work also show that more  The US unemployment rate stood at 3.7 percent in July 2019, unchanged from the previous month's figure and in line with market expectations. The number of unemployed increased by 88 thousand to 6.1 million while employment went up by 283 thousand to 157.3 million. The highest rate of U.S. unemployment was 24.9% in 1933, during the Great Depression. Unemployment was more than 14% from 1931 to 1940. Unemployment remained in the single digits until 1982 when it reached 10.8%. The annual unemployment rate reached 9.9% in 2009, during the Great Recession. The official unemployment rate has been at or below 4 percent for more than a year. Hiring was strong across most sectors with especially large gains in business services (76,000 jobs added), construction (33,000 jobs added) and health care (27,000 jobs added). Additionally, the unemployment rate for people without a high school diploma fell to 4.8 percent, the lowest rate since the series began in 1992 and much lower than the 7.8 percent rate in On March 7, the BLS reported that the economy had added 175,000 new jobs, but the unemployment rate increased from 6.6% in February 2014 to 6.7% in March. As I've recently written, the Fed has consistently been too pessimistic about how far unemployment will far. The unemployment rate is 4.1% and still falling, yet as recently as 2014 the Fed

As I've recently written, the Fed has consistently been too pessimistic about how far unemployment will far. The unemployment rate is 4.1% and still falling, yet as recently as 2014 the Fed

20 May 2016 The state's unemployment rate rose due to an increase of 9,700 Illinoisans who are unemployed. Illinois now has the highest unemployment  14 Aug 2018 The unemployment rate has fallen further this month, to 4%, with a higher Record rates of ethnic minority people in work also show that more  The US unemployment rate stood at 3.7 percent in July 2019, unchanged from the previous month's figure and in line with market expectations. The number of unemployed increased by 88 thousand to 6.1 million while employment went up by 283 thousand to 157.3 million. The highest rate of U.S. unemployment was 24.9% in 1933, during the Great Depression. Unemployment was more than 14% from 1931 to 1940. Unemployment remained in the single digits until 1982 when it reached 10.8%. The annual unemployment rate reached 9.9% in 2009, during the Great Recession.

3 Jan 2018 The gender unemployment gap which had persisted in the US until the early An increase in the labour force participation rate is commonly 

Additionally, the unemployment rate for people without a high school diploma fell to 4.8 percent, the lowest rate since the series began in 1992 and much lower than the 7.8 percent rate in

14 Aug 2018 The unemployment rate has fallen further this month, to 4%, with a higher Record rates of ethnic minority people in work also show that more 

The US unemployment rate stood at 3.7 percent in July 2019, unchanged from the previous month's figure and in line with market expectations. The number of unemployed increased by 88 thousand to 6.1 million while employment went up by 283 thousand to 157.3 million. The highest rate of U.S. unemployment was 24.9% in 1933, during the Great Depression. Unemployment was more than 14% from 1931 to 1940. Unemployment remained in the single digits until 1982 when it reached 10.8%. The annual unemployment rate reached 9.9% in 2009, during the Great Recession. The official unemployment rate has been at or below 4 percent for more than a year. Hiring was strong across most sectors with especially large gains in business services (76,000 jobs added), construction (33,000 jobs added) and health care (27,000 jobs added).

4 Oct 2019 However, past numbers were revised higher. August was revised up to 168,000 from an initial estimate of 130,000, while July was increased to 

As I've recently written, the Fed has consistently been too pessimistic about how far unemployment will far. The unemployment rate is 4.1% and still falling, yet as recently as 2014 the Fed

The duration of unemployment spells has increased significantly relative to the unemployment rate over the past three decades (Figure 1). Several explanations   10 Feb 2020 The unemployment rate has dropped steadily from its peak of 10% in late Additionally, Obama added over 1.6 million more jobs in his last  12 Feb 2020 In 2019, the unemployment rate in France was around 9.1 percent. economy is the percentage increase in of people who are 65 years of age