United States Unemployed Persons

The number of unemployed persons in The United States decreased to 9474 Thousand in June of 2014 from 9799 Thousand in May of 2014. Unemployed Persons in the United States averaged 6541.70 Thousand from 1950 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 15382 Thousand in October of 2009 and a record low of 1596 Thousand in May of 1953. Unemployed Persons in the United States is reported by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

   
 
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United States Unemployed Persons


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
9474.00 9799.00 15382.00 1596.00 1950 - 2014 Thousand Monthly
Volume, SA
In the United States, unemployed persons are individuals who are without a job and actively seeking to work. This page provides - United States Unemployed Persons - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.

Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 6.10 6.30 10.80 2.50 Percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 288.00 224.00 1114.00 -1966.00 Thousand [+]
Government Payrolls 26.00 0.00 422.00 -260.00 Thousand [+]
Nonfarm Payrolls - Private 262.00 224.00 1089.00 -821.00 Thousand [+]
Manufacturing Payrolls 16.00 11.00 572.00 -519.00 Thousand [+]
Initial Jobless Claims 284.00 316.00 695.00 162.00 Thousand [+]
Continuing Jobless Claims 2500.00 2586.00 6635.00 988.00 Thousand [+]
Adp Employment Change 281.00 179.50 336.70 -842.00 Thousand [+]
Employed Persons 146221.00 145814.00 146595.00 57635.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 9474.00 9799.00 15382.00 1596.00 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 4694.00 4938.00 5771.00 2134.00 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 2.17 2.22 2.80 2.17 Percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 13.30 13.20 19.60 7.80 Percent [+]
Productivity 106.12 107.06 107.06 31.67 Index Points [+]
Average Hourly Earnings 0.25 0.21 0.60 -0.15 Percent [+]
Average Weekly Hours 34.50 34.50 34.70 33.80 Hours [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 63.40 62.90 68.10 57.40 Percent [+]
Challenger Job Cuts 31434.00 52961.00 248475.00 15100.00 Persons [+]
Wages 10.28 10.30 10.41 9.88 USD [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 19.52 19.52 19.55 1.27 USD [+]
Labour Costs 104.08 102.55 104.08 18.26 Index Points [+]
Population 317.30 315.09 317.30 180.67 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 66.00 66.00 66.00 65.83 [+]
Retirement Age Men 66.00 66.00 66.00 66.00 [+]





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