Data extracted on: February 14, 2020 Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Note: More data series, including additional geographic areas, are available through the "Databases & Tables" tab at the top of this page. North Carolina includes the following metropolitan areas for which an Economy At A Glance table is available:. Asheville, NC; Burlington, NC
North Carolina Unemployment. According to the BLS current population survey (CPS), the unemployment rate for North Carolina fell 0.1 percentage points in December 2019 to 3.7%.The state unemployment rate was 0.2 percentage points higher than the national rate for the month.
North Carolina Unemployment Rate is at 3.70%, compared to 3.80% last month and 3.70% last year. This is lower than the long term average of 5.81%.
State Labor Market Conditions provides a monthly overview of the workforce across North Carolina. It is prepared as an accompaniment for the release of monthly state labor force statistics. State labor force, employment, and unemployment data are presented in narrative and graphic format comparing current month data to the previous month and year.
Since 2005 the unemployment rate in North Carolina has ranged from 2.7% in December 1998 to 12.0% in January 2010. The current unemployment rate for North Carolina is 3.5% for September 2019. See how other local areas compare by using our Unemployment Compare tool.
The Division of Employment Security is responsible for the administration of the unemployment insurance program in the state of North Carolina. This program is a federal-state partnership and is funded by federal and state unemployment taxes employers pay on employee wages. Benefits are paid to eligible workers who lose their job through no fault of their own and are able, available and ...
Find highly detailed statistics on the state’s labor market, including unemployment rates from all 100 counties, by month and year. Historical information back to 1976 is available for some data points.
Since 2005 the unemployment rate in Wilmington, North Carolina has ranged from 3.1% in September 2019 to 10.0% in February 1993. The current unemployment rate for Wilmington is 3.1% in September 2019. See how other local areas compare by using our Unemployment Compare tool.
The unemployment rate in North Carolina fell two-tenths of a point to 3.9% in August, according to data released Friday by the North Carolina Department of Commerce. The state added a total of ...
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