New Jersey Unemployment Rate:

6.50% for May 2015
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New Jersey Unemployment Rate is at 6.50%, compared to 6.50% last month and 6.60% last year. This is higher than the long term average of 6.44%.

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May 31, 2015 6.50%
April 30, 2015 6.50%
March 31, 2015 6.50%
Feb. 28, 2015 6.40%
Jan. 31, 2015 6.30%
Dec. 31, 2014 6.30%
Nov. 30, 2014 6.30%
Oct. 31, 2014 6.40%
Sept. 30, 2014 6.40%
Aug. 31, 2014 6.40%
July 31, 2014 6.50%
June 30, 2014 6.50%
May 31, 2014 6.60%
April 30, 2014 6.70%
March 31, 2014 6.80%
Feb. 28, 2014 7.00%
Jan. 31, 2014 7.10%
Dec. 31, 2013 7.20%
Nov. 30, 2013 7.30%
Oct. 31, 2013 7.50%
Sept. 30, 2013 7.70%
Aug. 31, 2013 7.90%
July 31, 2013 8.00%
June 30, 2013 8.10%
May 31, 2013 8.20%
   
April 30, 2013 8.40%
March 31, 2013 8.50%
Feb. 28, 2013 8.70%
Jan. 31, 2013 8.80%
Dec. 31, 2012 9.10%
Nov. 30, 2012 9.20%
Oct. 31, 2012 9.30%
Sept. 30, 2012 9.40%
Aug. 31, 2012 9.50%
July 31, 2012 9.60%
June 30, 2012 9.50%
May 31, 2012 9.40%
April 30, 2012 9.30%
March 31, 2012 9.20%
Feb. 29, 2012 9.10%
Jan. 31, 2012 9.10%
Dec. 31, 2011 9.20%
Nov. 30, 2011 9.30%
Oct. 31, 2011 9.30%
Sept. 30, 2011 9.40%
Aug. 31, 2011 9.50%
July 31, 2011 9.50%
June 30, 2011 9.40%
May 31, 2011 9.30%
April 30, 2011 9.30%

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New Jersey Unemployment Rate Summary

  • Last Value: 6.50%
  • Latest Period: May 2015
  • Updated: Jun 19, 2015, 1:06 PM EDT View Release
  • Next Release: Jul 21, 2015, 10:30 AM EDT
  • Frequency: Monthly
  • Unit: Percent
  • Adjustment: Seasonally Adjusted
  • Long Term Average: 6.44%
  • Value Previously: 6.50%
  • Change From Previous: 0.00%
  • Value One Year Ago: 6.60%
  • Change From One Year Ago: -1.52%
  • First Period: Jan 1976
  • First Value: 10.50%

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New Jersey Unemployment Rate Excel Add-In Codes

  • Indicator Code: I:NJURSM
  • Indicator Name: =YCI("I:NJURSM","name")
  • Latest Value: =YCP("I:NJURSM")
  • Last 5 Values: =YCS("I:NJURSM",,-4)

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