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Basic Info

Chicago, IL Unemployment Rate is at 4.20%, compared to 4.90% last month and 4.60% last year. This is lower than the long term average of 7.58%.

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.

Stats

Last Value 4.20%
Latest Period Dec 2023
Last Updated Feb 6 2024, 10:01 EST
Next Release Mar 13 2024, 10:00 EDT
Long Term Average 7.58%
Average Growth Rate 4.07%
Value from Last Month 4.90%
Change from Last Month -14.29%
Value from 1 Year Ago 4.60%
Change from 1 Year Ago -8.70%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Not Seasonally Adjusted
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Historical Data

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Date Value
December 31, 2023 4.20%
November 30, 2023 4.90%
October 31, 2023 5.00%
September 30, 2023 5.30%
August 31, 2023 5.50%
July 31, 2023 4.40%
June 30, 2023 4.80%
May 31, 2023 3.60%
April 30, 2023 3.60%
March 31, 2023 4.40%
February 28, 2023 4.30%
January 31, 2023 5.00%
December 31, 2022 4.60%
November 30, 2022 5.00%
October 31, 2022 5.20%
September 30, 2022 5.30%
August 31, 2022 5.90%
July 31, 2022 5.80%
June 30, 2022 5.90%
May 31, 2022 5.10%
April 30, 2022 4.80%
March 31, 2022 4.80%
February 28, 2022 5.50%
January 31, 2022 5.70%
December 31, 2021 4.70%
Date Value
November 30, 2021 5.20%
October 31, 2021 6.00%
September 30, 2021 6.30%
August 31, 2021 7.80%
July 31, 2021 8.60%
June 30, 2021 9.30%
May 31, 2021 8.10%
April 30, 2021 8.30%
March 31, 2021 8.20%
February 28, 2021 8.60%
January 31, 2021 9.00%
December 31, 2020 9.00%
November 30, 2020 9.60%
October 31, 2020 9.90%
September 30, 2020 11.90%
August 31, 2020 12.90%
July 31, 2020 14.80%
June 30, 2020 15.10%
May 31, 2020 16.30%
April 30, 2020 19.80%
March 31, 2020 6.50%
February 29, 2020 3.80%
January 31, 2020 3.90%
December 31, 2019 3.30%
November 30, 2019 3.40%

Basic Info

Chicago, IL Unemployment Rate is at 4.20%, compared to 4.90% last month and 4.60% last year. This is lower than the long term average of 7.58%.

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.

Stats

Last Value 4.20%
Latest Period Dec 2023
Last Updated Feb 6 2024, 10:01 EST
Next Release Mar 13 2024, 10:00 EDT
Long Term Average 7.58%
Average Growth Rate 4.07%
Value from Last Month 4.90%
Change from Last Month -14.29%
Value from 1 Year Ago 4.60%
Change from 1 Year Ago -8.70%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Not Seasonally Adjusted
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