Florida Unemployment Rate:

3.30% for Aug 2019
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The Florida Unemployment rate measures the percentage of total employees in Florida that are part of the labor force, but are without a job. Unemployment rates for a large state like Florida give a good idea on the health of the economy. The Florida Unemployment rate most notably peaked to 8.7% in 1992, which was more than 1% higher than the national unemployment rate during that time. The spike in unemployment was largely due to a preceding recessionary period.

Florida Unemployment Rate is at 3.30%, compared to 3.30% last month and 3.40% last year. This is lower than the long term average of 6.21%.

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Aug. 31, 2019 3.30%
July 31, 2019 3.30%
June 30, 2019 3.40%
May 31, 2019 3.40%
April 30, 2019 3.50%
March 31, 2019 3.50%
Feb. 28, 2019 3.50%
Jan. 31, 2019 3.40%
Dec. 31, 2018 3.30%
Nov. 30, 2018 3.30%
Oct. 31, 2018 3.30%
Sept. 30, 2018 3.30%
Aug. 31, 2018 3.40%
July 31, 2018 3.50%
June 30, 2018 3.60%
May 31, 2018 3.70%
April 30, 2018 3.70%
March 31, 2018 3.80%
Feb. 28, 2018 3.90%
Jan. 31, 2018 3.90%
Dec. 31, 2017 4.00%
Nov. 30, 2017 4.00%
Oct. 31, 2017 4.00%
Sept. 30, 2017 4.00%
Aug. 31, 2017 4.10%
   
July 31, 2017 4.10%
June 30, 2017 4.20%
May 31, 2017 4.20%
April 30, 2017 4.30%
March 31, 2017 4.40%
Feb. 28, 2017 4.50%
Jan. 31, 2017 4.60%
Dec. 31, 2016 4.70%
Nov. 30, 2016 4.70%
Oct. 31, 2016 4.80%
Sept. 30, 2016 4.80%
Aug. 31, 2016 4.80%
July 31, 2016 4.80%
June 30, 2016 4.80%
May 31, 2016 4.80%
April 30, 2016 4.80%
March 31, 2016 4.90%
Feb. 29, 2016 5.00%
Jan. 31, 2016 5.00%
Dec. 31, 2015 5.10%
Nov. 30, 2015 5.10%
Oct. 31, 2015 5.10%
Sept. 30, 2015 5.20%
Aug. 31, 2015 5.20%
July 31, 2015 5.30%

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Stats

Last Value 3.30%
Latest Period Aug 2019
Last Updated Sep 20 2019, 10:32 EDT
Next Release Oct 18 2019, 10:30 EDT
Long Term Average 6.21%
Value from 1 Year Ago 3.40%
Change from 1 Year Ago -2.94%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted
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