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Unemployment Rate and Employment Data in United States

United States Unemployment Data

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 3.5 % Jul/22
Youth Unemployment Rate 8.1 % Jun/22
Employed Persons 158290 Thousand Person | 158.29 Million Person Jul/22
Employment Rate  60 % Jul/22
Full Time Employment 132577 Thousand Person Jul/22
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.07 % Feb/22
Part Time Employment 25824 Thousand Persons Jul/22
Unemployed Persons 5670 Thousand Persons | 5.67 Million Persons Jul/22


Latest data on Unemployment Rate (%)

Unemployment Rate
                     United States - Historical Data (%)

What is Unemployment Rate in United States?

  • Unemployment Rate in United States decreased to 3.5 % in July 2022. The maximum rate was 14.8 % and minimum was 2.5 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
3.5 Jul/22 05.08.2022
3.6 Jun/22 08.07.2022
3.6 May/22 03.06.2022
3.6 Apr/22 06.05.2022
3.6 Mar/22 01.04.2022
3.8 Feb/22 04.03.2022
4 Jan/22 04.02.2022
3.9 Dec/21 18.01.2022


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Unemployment Rate in United States by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Donald Trump 20.01.2017 - 4.8000 3.8000 4.8000 3.8000 -20.83%
Barack Obama 20.01.2009 - 20.01.2017 7.8000 4.7000 10.0000 4.6000 -39.74%
George W. Bush 20.01.2001 - 20.01.2009 4.2000 7.3000 7.3000 4.2000 73.81%
Bill Clinton 20.01.1993 - 20.01.2001 7.3000 3.9000 7.3000 3.8000 -46.58%
George H. W. Bush 20.01.1989 - 20.01.1993 5.4000 7.4000 7.8000 5.0000 37.04%
Ronald Reagan 20.01.1981 - 20.01.1989 7.5000 5.3000 10.8000 5.3000 -29.33%
Jimmy Carter 20.01.1977 - 20.01.1989 7.5000 5.3000 10.8000 5.3000 -29.33%
Gerald Ford 20.01.1974 - 20.01.1977 5.1000 7.8000 9.0000 5.1000 52.94%
Richard Nixon 20.01.1969 - 20.01.1974 3.4000 4.9000 6.1000 3.4000 44.12%


Latest data on Youth Unemployment Rate (%)

Youth Unemployment Rate
                     United States - Historical Data (%)

What is Youth Unemployment Rate in United States?

  • Youth Unemployment Rate in United States increased to 8.1 % in June 2022. The maximum rate was 27.4 % and minimum was 4.8 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
8.1 Jun/22 08.07.2022
7.8 May/22 03.06.2022
7.9 Apr/22 06.05.2022
8.2 Mar/22 01.04.2022
8.3 Feb/22 04.03.2022
8.2 Dec/21 18.01.2022
9 Sep/21 08.10.2021
9.9 Aug/21 03.09.2021


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Youth Unemployment Rate in United States by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Donald Trump 20.01.2017 - 10.1000 8.7000 10.1000 8.5000 -13.86%
Barack Obama 20.01.2009 - 20.01.2017 15.0000 10.0000 19.5000 10.0000 -33.33%
George W. Bush 20.01.2001 - 20.01.2009 9.6000 14.8000 14.8000 9.6000 54.17%
Bill Clinton 20.01.1993 - 20.01.2001 14.0000 9.2000 14.2000 8.9000 -34.29%
George H. W. Bush 20.01.1989 - 20.01.1993 11.8000 14.2000 15.2000 10.1000 20.34%
Ronald Reagan 20.01.1981 - 20.01.1989 14.5000 10.8000 19.0000 10.5000 -25.52%
Jimmy Carter 20.01.1977 - 20.01.1989 14.3000 10.8000 19.0000 10.5000 -24.48%
Gerald Ford 20.01.1974 - 20.01.1977 10.8000 14.8000 16.9000 10.5000 37.04%
Richard Nixon 20.01.1969 - 20.01.1974 8.2000 10.5000 13.2000 8.1000 28.05%


Latest data on Employed Persons (Thousand Person)

Employed Persons
                     United States - Historical Data (Thousand Person)

How many employed persons are in United States?

  • Number of Employed Persons in United States increased to 158290 Thousand Person (158.29 Million Person) in July 2022. The maximum rate was 158735 Thousand Person and minimum was 57172 Thousand Person.
  • Data published Monthly by Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Historical Data (Thousand Person) by years

Data
Period
Date
158290 Jul/22 05.08.2022
158111 Jun/22 08.07.2022
158426 May/22 03.06.2022
158105 Apr/22 06.05.2022
158458 Mar/22 01.04.2022
157722 Feb/22 04.03.2022
157174 Jan/22 05.02.2022
155975 Dec/21 18.01.2022


Historical Chart by presidents (Thousand Person)

Employed Persons in United States by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Employment Rate  (%)

Employment Rate 
                     United States - Historical Data (%)

What is Employment Rate in United States?

  • Employment Rate in United States increased to 60 % in July 2022. The maximum rate was 64.7 % and minimum was 51.3 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
60 Jul/22 06.08.2022
59.9 Jun/22 09.07.2022
60.1 May/22 03.06.2022
60 Apr/22 06.05.2022
60.1 Mar/22 02.04.2022
59.9 Feb/22 05.03.2022
59.7 Jan/22 05.02.2022
59.5 Dec/21 18.01.2022


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Employment Rate  in United States by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Full Time Employment (Thousand Person)

Full Time Employment
                     United States - Historical Data (Thousand Person)

What is the number of full-time workers in United States?

  • Full Time Employment in United States decreased to 132577 Thousand Person in July 2022. The maximum rate was 131755 Thousand Person and minimum was 64640 Thousand Person.
  • Data published Monthly by Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Historical Data (Thousand Person) by years

Data
Period
Date
132577 Jul/22 06.08.2022
132648 Jun/22 09.07.2022
132800 May/22 03.06.2022
132067 Apr/22 07.05.2022
132718 Mar/22 02.04.2022
131806 Feb/22 05.03.2022
131164 Jan/22 05.02.2022
130191 Dec/21 18.01.2022


Historical Chart by presidents (Thousand Person)

Full Time Employment in United States by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Long Term Unemployment Rate (%)

Long Term Unemployment Rate
                     United States - Historical Data (%)

What is Long Term Unemployment Rate in United States?

  • Long Term Unemployment Rate in United States increased to 1.07 % in February 2022. The maximum rate was 4.4 % and minimum was 0.08 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
1.07 Feb/22 23.03.2022
1.24 Dec/21 18.01.2022
1.66 Sep/21 08.10.2021
1.97 Aug/21 03.09.2021
2.12 Jul/21 13.08.2021
2.47 Jun/21 02.07.2021
2.33 May/21 04.06.2021
2.6 Apr/21 07.05.2021


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Long Term Unemployment Rate in United States by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Part Time Employment (Thousand Persons)

Part Time Employment
                     United States - Historical Data (Thousand Persons)

What is Part Time Employment in United States?

  • Part Time Employment in United States increased to 25824 Thousand Persons in July 2022. The maximum rate was 28134 Thousand Persons and minimum was 10086 Thousand Persons.
  • Data published Monthly by Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Historical Data (Thousand Persons) by years

Data
Period
Date
25824 Jul/22 06.08.2022
25440 Jun/22 09.07.2022
25766 May/22 03.06.2022
26091 Apr/22 07.05.2022
25902 Mar/22 02.04.2022
25801 Feb/22 05.03.2022
25817 Jan/22 05.02.2022
25681 Dec/21 18.01.2022


Historical Chart by presidents (Thousand Persons)

Part Time Employment in United States by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Unemployed Persons (Thousand Persons)

Unemployed Persons
                     United States - Historical Data (Thousand Persons)

How many Unemployed Persons are in United States?

  • Number of Unemployed Persons in United States decreased to 5670 Thousand Persons (5.67 Million Persons) in July 2022. The maximum rate was 23109 Thousand Persons and minimum was 1596 Thousand Persons.
  • Data published Monthly by Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Historical Data (Thousand Persons) by years

Data
Period
Date
5670 Jul/22 05.08.2022
5912 Jun/22 08.07.2022
5950 May/22 03.06.2022
5941 Apr/22 06.05.2022
5952 Mar/22 01.04.2022
6270 Feb/22 04.03.2022
6513 Jan/22 05.02.2022
6319 Dec/21 18.01.2022


Historical Chart by presidents (Thousand Persons)

Unemployed Persons in United States by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End

Other labor indicators in United States

Index Updated Actual Previous
Retirement Age Men 2021 66.17 66
Wages Jul/22 4411.2 USD/Month 4392
Initial Jobless Claims 250 K 252
Job Vacancies Jun/22 10591 K 11245
Labor Force Participation Rate Jul/22 62.1 % 62.2
Living Wage Individual 2018 1660 USD/Month 1560
Non Farm Payrolls  Jul/22 528 K 398

Unemployment Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Colombia Jun/22 11.26 % 10.65
Panama 2020 18.5 % 7.1
Puerto Rico Jun/22 5.8 % 5.9
Honduras 2020 10.9 % 5.7
Brazil Jun/22 9.3 % 9.8
Chile Jun/22 7.8 % 7.8
Paraguay 4Q/21 6.8 % 6.5
Argentina 1Q/22 7 % 7
Canada Jul/22 4.9 % 4.9
Ecuador 3Q/21 6.6 % 7.4
Mexico Jun/22 3.3 % 3.3
Peru Jul/22 6.8 % 6.8
United States Jul/22 3.5 % 3.6
Uruguay Jun/22 8.4 % 8.1
Jamaica 2Q/22 6 % 6
Suriname 2020 11.2 % 7.4
Venezuela Dec/18 6.4 % 7.3
Belize 2020 13.7 % 7.7
Cameroon 2021 3.9 % 3.8
Cape Verde 2021 14.5 % 14.5
Cuba 2020 3.87 % 1.2
Dominican Republic 2Q/21 7.6 % 8
El Salvador 2020 6.9 % 6.3
Guyana 2020 15.8 % 11.9
Haiti 2020 14.5 % 13.5
Nicaragua 4Q/21 3.7 % 4.3
Trinidad and Tobago 2Q/21 4.7 % 6.5