US U-6 Unemployment Rate:

7.20% for Aug 2019
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US U-6 Unemployment Rate is at 7.20%, compared to 7.00% last month and 7.40% last year. This is lower than the long term average of 10.35%.

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Aug. 31, 2019 7.20%
July 31, 2019 7.00%
June 30, 2019 7.20%
May 31, 2019 7.10%
April 30, 2019 7.30%
March 31, 2019 7.30%
Feb. 28, 2019 7.30%
Jan. 31, 2019 8.10%
Dec. 31, 2018 7.60%
Nov. 30, 2018 7.60%
Oct. 31, 2018 7.50%
Sept. 30, 2018 7.50%
Aug. 31, 2018 7.40%
July 31, 2018 7.50%
June 30, 2018 7.80%
May 31, 2018 7.70%
April 30, 2018 7.80%
March 31, 2018 7.90%
Feb. 28, 2018 8.20%
Jan. 31, 2018 8.20%
Dec. 31, 2017 8.10%
Nov. 30, 2017 8.00%
Oct. 31, 2017 8.00%
Sept. 30, 2017 8.30%
Aug. 31, 2017 8.60%
   
July 31, 2017 8.50%
June 30, 2017 8.50%
May 31, 2017 8.50%
April 30, 2017 8.60%
March 31, 2017 8.70%
Feb. 28, 2017 9.10%
Jan. 31, 2017 9.30%
Dec. 31, 2016 9.20%
Nov. 30, 2016 9.30%
Oct. 31, 2016 9.60%
Sept. 30, 2016 9.70%
Aug. 31, 2016 9.60%
July 31, 2016 9.70%
June 30, 2016 9.50%
May 31, 2016 9.80%
April 30, 2016 9.80%
March 31, 2016 9.80%
Feb. 29, 2016 9.70%
Jan. 31, 2016 9.90%
Dec. 31, 2015 9.90%
Nov. 30, 2015 9.90%
Oct. 31, 2015 9.80%
Sept. 30, 2015 10.00%
Aug. 31, 2015 10.20%
July 31, 2015 10.30%

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Stats

Last Value 7.20%
Latest Period Aug 2019
Last Updated Sep 6 2019, 08:43 EDT
Next Release Oct 4 2019, 08:30 EDT
Long Term Average 10.35%
Value from 1 Year Ago 7.40%
Change from 1 Year Ago -2.70%
Frequency Monthly
Unit Percent of Labor Force Plus Marginally Attached
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted
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Notes: U-6 Unemployment is all unemployed, marginally attached and part-time for economic reasons individuals as a percent of the civillian labor force plus all marginally attached workers.

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