United States Unemployed Persons 1950-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The number of unemployed persons in The United States increased to 9671 Thousand in July of 2014 from 9474 Thousand in June of 2014. Unemployed Persons in the United States averaged 6543.10 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
9671.00 9474.00 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. Content for - United States Unemployed Persons - was last refreshed on Tuesday, September 2, 2014.

Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 6.20 6.10 10.80 2.50 Percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 209.00 298.00 1114.00 -1966.00 Thousand [+]
Government Payrolls 11.00 28.00 422.00 -260.00 Thousand [+]
Nonfarm Payrolls - Private 198.00 270.00 1089.00 -821.00 Thousand [+]
Manufacturing Payrolls 28.00 23.00 572.00 -519.00 Thousand [+]
Initial Jobless Claims 298.00 303.00 695.00 162.00 Thousand [+]
Continuing Jobless Claims 2527.00 2519.00 6635.00 988.00 Thousand [+]
Adp Employment Change 218.00 281.00 336.70 -842.00 Thousand [+]
Employed Persons 146352.00 146221.00 146595.00 57635.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 9671.00 9474.00 15382.00 1596.00 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 4712.00 4630.00 5771.00 2134.00 Thousand [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 2.02 1.98 2.80 1.98 Percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 13.60 13.30 19.60 7.80 Percent [+]
Productivity 106.01 105.36 106.57 27.55 Index Points [+]
Average Hourly Earnings 0.04 0.25 0.60 -0.15 Percent [+]
Average Weekly Hours 34.50 34.50 34.70 33.80 Hours [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 62.90 62.80 67.30 58.10 Percent [+]
Challenger Job Cuts 46887.00 31434.00 248475.00 15100.00 Persons [+]
Wages 10.29 10.29 10.41 9.88 USD [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 19.60 19.50 19.60 1.27 USD [+]
Labour Costs 105.33 105.17 105.33 17.12 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 [+]


Unemployed Persons Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 788.95 Jul/14 745.24 959.30 366.20 Thousand [+]
Brazil 1.17 Apr/14 1.21 2.82 1.06 Million [+]
Canada 1352.50 Jul/14 1369.50 1748.90 691.50 Thousand [+]
China 940.00 Mar/14 926.00 940.00 810.00 Thousand [+]
Euro Area 18409.00 Jul/14 18412.00 19203.00 11369.00 Thousand [+]
France 2779.00 Feb/14 2756.00 2840.00 644.00 Thousand [+]
Germany 2901.80 Aug/14 2871.40 5288.20 85.00 Thousand [+]
India 39963.00 Dec/09 39974.00 41750.00 24861.00 Thousand [+]
Indonesia 7147100.00 Dec/14 7170523.00 11899266.00 91700.00 [+]
Italy 3219.53 Jul/14 3150.69 3299.20 1433.68 Thousand [+]
Japan 2480.00 Jul/14 2440.00 3680.00 490.00 Thousand [+]
Mexico 2539069.00 May/14 2484798.00 2925045.00 915418.00 [+]
Netherlands 645.00 Jul/14 657.00 694.00 288.00 Thousand [+]
Russia 3.70 Jun/14 3.70 10.40 3.60 Million [+]
South Korea 909.00 Jul/14 944.00 1564.00 684.00 Thousand [+]
Spain 4586.53 Jul/14 4553.99 4889.46 468.29 Thousand [+]
Switzerland 136907.00 Jun/14 135938.00 195385.00 -4371.00 [+]
Turkey 2551.00 May/14 2579.00 3802.00 1773.00 Thousand [+]
United Kingdom 1007.50 Jul/14 1041.10 3090.00 422.60 Thousand [+]
United States 9671.00 Jul/14 9474.00 15382.00 1596.00 Thousand [+]





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