U.S. National Unemployment Rate

Historical chart and data for the united states national unemployment rate back to 1948. Compares the level and annual rate of change. The current level of the U.S. national unemployment rate as of October 2017 is 4.10.

 
  


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Historical Data

Date Value
Oct 20174.10
Sep 20174.20
Aug 20174.40
Jul 20174.30
Jun 20174.40
May 20174.30
Apr 20174.40
Mar 20174.50
Feb 20174.70
Jan 20174.80
Dec 20164.70
Nov 20164.60
Oct 20164.80
Sep 20164.90
Aug 20164.90
Jul 20164.90
Jun 20164.90
May 20164.70
Apr 20165.00
Mar 20165.00
Feb 20164.90
Jan 20164.90
Dec 20155.00
Nov 20155.00
Oct 20155.00
Sep 20155.00
Aug 20155.10
Jul 20155.20
Jun 20155.30
May 20155.50
Apr 20155.40
Mar 20155.40
Feb 20155.50
Jan 20155.70
Dec 20145.60
Nov 20145.80
Oct 20145.70
Sep 20145.90
Aug 20146.20
Jul 20146.20
Jun 20146.10
May 20146.30
Apr 20146.20
Mar 20146.70
Feb 20146.70
Jan 20146.60
Dec 20136.70
Nov 20136.90
Oct 20137.20
Sep 20137.20
Aug 20137.30
Jul 20137.30
Jun 20137.50
May 20137.50
Apr 20137.60
Mar 20137.50
Feb 20137.70
Jan 20138.00
Dec 20127.90