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Basic Info

Boston, MA Unemployment Rate is at 5.90%, compared to 5.80% last month and 11.50% last year. This is higher than the long term average of 5.44%.

Stats

Last Value 5.90%
Latest Period Jul 2021
Last Updated Sep 1 2021, 16:07 EDT
Next Release Sep 29 2021, 10:00 EDT
Long Term Average 5.44%
Average Growth Rate 14.31%
Value from 1 Year Ago 11.50%
Change from 1 Year Ago -48.70%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Not Seasonally Adjusted
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Historical Data

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Date Value
July 31, 2021 5.90%
June 30, 2021 5.80%
May 31, 2021 5.20%
April 30, 2021 6.00%
March 31, 2021 6.30%
February 28, 2021 7.00%
January 31, 2021 7.50%
December 31, 2020 7.60%
November 30, 2020 8.10%
October 31, 2020 9.00%
September 30, 2020 10.30%
August 31, 2020 10.60%
July 31, 2020 11.50%
June 30, 2020 16.10%
May 31, 2020 15.50%
April 30, 2020 14.90%
March 31, 2020 2.60%
February 29, 2020 2.50%
January 31, 2020 2.80%
December 31, 2019 2.10%
November 30, 2019 2.20%
October 31, 2019 2.30%
September 30, 2019 2.60%
August 31, 2019 2.80%
July 31, 2019 3.10%
Date Value
June 30, 2019 3.10%
May 31, 2019 2.70%
April 30, 2019 2.40%
March 31, 2019 2.80%
February 28, 2019 2.70%
January 31, 2019 3.10%
December 31, 2018 2.40%
November 30, 2018 2.40%
October 31, 2018 2.60%
September 30, 2018 2.90%
August 31, 2018 3.10%
July 31, 2018 3.50%
June 30, 2018 3.60%
May 31, 2018 3.00%
April 30, 2018 2.70%
March 31, 2018 3.00%
February 28, 2018 3.20%
January 31, 2018 3.40%
December 31, 2017 2.90%
November 30, 2017 3.00%
October 31, 2017 3.10%
September 30, 2017 3.50%
August 31, 2017 3.70%
July 31, 2017 4.00%
June 30, 2017 4.00%

Basic Info

Boston, MA Unemployment Rate is at 5.90%, compared to 5.80% last month and 11.50% last year. This is higher than the long term average of 5.44%.

Stats

Last Value 5.90%
Latest Period Jul 2021
Last Updated Sep 1 2021, 16:07 EDT
Next Release Sep 29 2021, 10:00 EDT
Long Term Average 5.44%
Average Growth Rate 14.31%
Value from 1 Year Ago 11.50%
Change from 1 Year Ago -48.70%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Not Seasonally Adjusted
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