Illinois Unemployment Rate:

4.60% for May 2017
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Illinois Unemployment Rate is at 4.60%, compared to 4.70% last month and 5.90% last year. This is lower than the long term average of 7.00%.

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May 31, 2017 4.60%
April 30, 2017 4.70%
March 31, 2017 4.90%
Feb. 28, 2017 5.40%
Jan. 31, 2017 5.70%
Dec. 31, 2016 5.70%
Nov. 30, 2016 5.80%
Oct. 31, 2016 5.80%
Sept. 30, 2016 5.80%
Aug. 31, 2016 5.80%
July 31, 2016 5.80%
June 30, 2016 5.90%
May 31, 2016 5.90%
April 30, 2016 6.00%
March 31, 2016 6.10%
Feb. 29, 2016 6.10%
Jan. 31, 2016 6.10%
Dec. 31, 2015 6.10%
Nov. 30, 2015 6.00%
Oct. 31, 2015 6.00%
Sept. 30, 2015 5.90%
Aug. 31, 2015 5.90%
July 31, 2015 5.80%
June 30, 2015 5.90%
May 31, 2015 5.90%
   
April 30, 2015 5.90%
March 31, 2015 5.90%
Feb. 28, 2015 5.90%
Jan. 31, 2015 6.00%
Dec. 31, 2014 6.10%
Nov. 30, 2014 6.20%
Oct. 31, 2014 6.30%
Sept. 30, 2014 6.40%
Aug. 31, 2014 6.60%
July 31, 2014 6.70%
June 30, 2014 6.90%
May 31, 2014 7.20%
April 30, 2014 7.40%
March 31, 2014 7.70%
Feb. 28, 2014 8.00%
Jan. 31, 2014 8.20%
Dec. 31, 2013 8.30%
Nov. 30, 2013 8.50%
Oct. 31, 2013 8.60%
Sept. 30, 2013 8.70%
Aug. 31, 2013 8.80%
July 31, 2013 8.90%
June 30, 2013 8.90%
May 31, 2013 9.00%
April 30, 2013 9.10%

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Illinois Unemployment Rate Summary

  • Last Value: 4.60%
  • Latest Period: May 2017
  • Updated: Jun 16, 2017, 10:32 EDT
  • Next Release: Jul 21, 2017, 10:30 EDT
  • Frequency: Monthly
  • Unit: Percent
  • Adjustment: Seasonally Adjusted
  • Long Term Average: 7.00%
  • Value Previously: 4.70%
  • Change From Previous: -2.13%
  • Value One Year Ago: 5.90%
  • Change From One Year Ago: -22.03%
  • First Period: Jan 1976
  • First Value: 6.40%

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I:IUR01 Excel Add-In Codes

  • Indicator Code: I:IUR01
  • Indicator Name: =YCI("I:IUR01","name")
  • Latest Value: =YCP("I:IUR01")
  • Last 5 Values: =YCS("I:IUR01",,-4)

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