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Basic Info

US U-6 Unemployment Rate is at 7.80%, compared to 8.30% last month and 12.00% last year. This is lower than the long term average of 10.41%.

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Last Value 7.80%
Latest Period Nov 2021
Last Updated Dec 3 2021, 14:57 EST
Next Release Jan 7 2022, 08:30 EST
Long Term Average 10.41%
Average Growth Rate 1.41%
Value from Last Month 8.30%
Change from Last Month -6.02%
Value from 1 Year Ago 12.00%
Change from 1 Year Ago -35.00%
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.

Historical Data

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Date Value
November 30, 2021 7.80%
October 31, 2021 8.30%
September 30, 2021 8.50%
August 31, 2021 8.80%
July 31, 2021 9.20%
June 30, 2021 9.80%
May 31, 2021 10.20%
April 30, 2021 10.40%
March 31, 2021 10.70%
February 28, 2021 11.10%
January 31, 2021 11.10%
December 31, 2020 11.70%
November 30, 2020 12.00%
October 31, 2020 12.10%
September 30, 2020 12.80%
August 31, 2020 14.20%
July 31, 2020 16.50%
June 30, 2020 18.00%
May 31, 2020 21.20%
April 30, 2020 22.90%
March 31, 2020 8.80%
February 29, 2020 7.00%
January 31, 2020 6.90%
December 31, 2019 6.80%
November 30, 2019 6.90%
Date Value
October 31, 2019 7.00%
September 30, 2019 6.90%
August 31, 2019 7.20%
July 31, 2019 6.90%
June 30, 2019 7.20%
May 31, 2019 7.20%
April 30, 2019 7.40%
March 31, 2019 7.40%
February 28, 2019 7.20%
January 31, 2019 8.00%
December 31, 2018 7.60%
November 30, 2018 7.60%
October 31, 2018 7.50%
September 30, 2018 7.50%
August 31, 2018 7.30%
July 31, 2018 7.50%
June 30, 2018 7.80%
May 31, 2018 7.80%
April 30, 2018 7.90%
March 31, 2018 8.00%
February 28, 2018 8.10%
January 31, 2018 8.00%
December 31, 2017 8.10%
November 30, 2017 8.00%
October 31, 2017 8.00%

Basic Info

US U-6 Unemployment Rate is at 7.80%, compared to 8.30% last month and 12.00% last year. This is lower than the long term average of 10.41%.

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Categories N/A

Stats

Last Value 7.80%
Latest Period Nov 2021
Last Updated Dec 3 2021, 14:57 EST
Next Release Jan 7 2022, 08:30 EST
Long Term Average 10.41%
Average Growth Rate 1.41%
Value from Last Month 8.30%
Change from Last Month -6.02%
Value from 1 Year Ago 12.00%
Change from 1 Year Ago -35.00%
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.