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 2015 5.3 5.5 -0.20 
May 2015 5.5 5.4 +0.10 
Apr 2015 5.4 5.5 -0.10 
Mar 2015 5.5 5.5 -- 
Feb 2015 5.5 5.7 -0.20 
Jan 2015 5.7 5.6 +0.10 
Dec 2014 5.6 5.8 -0.20 
Nov 2014 5.8 5.7 +0.10 
Oct 2014 5.7 5.9 -0.20 
Sep 2014 5.9 6.1 -0.20