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Basic Info

The Chicago, IL Unemployment Rate measures the percentage of total employees in Chicago, IL that are a part of the labor force, but are without a job. Following the financial crisis, the Chicago, IL Unemployment Rate reached as high as 13% in 2010.

Chicago, IL Unemployment Rate is at 10.70%, compared to 9.40% last month and 18.00% last year. This is higher than the long term average of 7.82%.

Stats

Last Value 10.70%
Latest Period Jun 2021
Last Updated Jul 28 2021, 10:10 EDT
Next Release Sep 1 2021, 10:00 EDT
Long Term Average 7.82%
Average Growth Rate 8.74%
Value from 1 Year Ago 18.00%
Change from 1 Year Ago -40.56%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Not Seasonally Adjusted
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Historical Data

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Date Value
June 30, 2021 10.70%
May 31, 2021 9.40%
April 30, 2021 9.40%
March 31, 2021 9.00%
February 28, 2021 10.10%
January 31, 2021 10.40%
December 31, 2020 10.10%
November 30, 2020 10.70%
October 31, 2020 10.80%
September 30, 2020 15.00%
August 31, 2020 15.80%
July 31, 2020 15.90%
June 30, 2020 18.00%
May 31, 2020 17.70%
April 30, 2020 17.90%
March 31, 2020 4.30%
February 29, 2020 3.80%
January 31, 2020 3.90%
December 31, 2019 3.30%
November 30, 2019 3.40%
October 31, 2019 3.80%
September 30, 2019 3.70%
August 31, 2019 4.30%
July 31, 2019 4.60%
June 30, 2019 4.60%
Date Value
May 31, 2019 3.90%
April 30, 2019 4.20%
March 31, 2019 4.30%
February 28, 2019 4.40%
January 31, 2019 4.90%
December 31, 2018 4.00%
November 30, 2018 3.80%
October 31, 2018 4.20%
September 30, 2018 4.00%
August 31, 2018 4.50%
July 31, 2018 4.70%
June 30, 2018 4.90%
May 31, 2018 3.80%
April 30, 2018 4.00%
March 31, 2018 4.10%
February 28, 2018 4.90%
January 31, 2018 5.20%
December 31, 2017 4.70%
November 30, 2017 4.90%
October 31, 2017 5.10%
September 30, 2017 5.30%
August 31, 2017 6.10%
July 31, 2017 5.70%
June 30, 2017 5.70%
May 31, 2017 4.90%

Basic Info

The Chicago, IL Unemployment Rate measures the percentage of total employees in Chicago, IL that are a part of the labor force, but are without a job. Following the financial crisis, the Chicago, IL Unemployment Rate reached as high as 13% in 2010.

Chicago, IL Unemployment Rate is at 10.70%, compared to 9.40% last month and 18.00% last year. This is higher than the long term average of 7.82%.

Stats

Last Value 10.70%
Latest Period Jun 2021
Last Updated Jul 28 2021, 10:10 EDT
Next Release Sep 1 2021, 10:00 EDT
Long Term Average 7.82%
Average Growth Rate 8.74%
Value from 1 Year Ago 18.00%
Change from 1 Year Ago -40.56%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Not Seasonally Adjusted
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