Wayne County, MI Unemployment Rate statistics Wayne County, MI Unemployment Rate 2015

Wayne County, MI: Unemployment NumbersUnemployment RatesEmployment NumbersLabor ForceFile Unemployment
Month / YearUnemployment Rate
November, 201013% Most recent unemployment rate
October, 201014.4%
September, 201014.4%
August, 201015.7%
July, 201016.5%
June, 201015.4%
May, 201014.6%
April, 201015.7%
March, 201016.4%
February, 201016.1%
January, 201016.4%

What is the unemployment rate in Wayne County, MI?

The current Wayne County, MI unemployment rate is 13%, with the latest unemployment data collected by the Department of Labor Statistics in November 2010. Wayne County, MI's unemployment rate has dropped over the last 12 monthes. The average unemployment rate over the last year has been 15.63%.

The Wayne County, MI unemployment rate reflects the percentage of people living in who do not have jobs and have been actively searching for employment for at least four weeks. Unemployment data is collected through a monthly survey of employers and unemployment insurance claims. The unemployment rate is not, however, the percentage of Wayne County, MI residents who are receiving unemployment compensation.

Unemployment Compensation in Wayne County, MI

Unemployed workers in Wayne County, MI can apply for unemployment insurance benefits under the Michigan state unemployment program at any Wayne County, MI Unemployment Office. To learn more, read about unemployment benefits in Wayne County, MI.

Historical unemployment rate in Wayne County, MI

The Bureau of Labor Statistics maintains an archive of historical monthly and yearly unemployment rate numbers for Wayne County, MI dating back to 1990. Statewide unemployment rate numbers for Michigan are available for every year since 1976.

Wayne County, MIUnemployment Rate
Month / YearUnemployment Rate
November, 201013%
October, 201014.4%
September, 201014.4%
August, 201015.7%
July, 201016.5%
June, 201015.4%
May, 201014.6%
April, 201015.7%
March, 201016.4%
February, 201016.1%
January, 201016.4%
Annual Average, 200916.2%
December, 200915.8%
November, 200916%
October, 200916.8%
September, 200916.9%
August, 200917.2%
July, 200918%
June, 200917.7%
May, 200916%
April, 200914.7%
March, 200915.2%
February, 200914.8%
January, 200914.7%
Annual Average, 200810%
December, 200812.2%
November, 200811.2%
October, 200810.9%
September, 200810.4%
August, 200810.6%
July, 200810.9%
June, 200810%
May, 20089.4%
April, 20087.9%
March, 20088.8%
February, 20088.4%
January, 20089%
Annual Average, 20078.7%
December, 20078.6%
November, 20078.4%
October, 20079%
September, 20078.8%
August, 20079.1%
July, 200710.1%
June, 20079.1%
May, 20078%
April, 20077.7%
March, 20078.2%
February, 20078%
January, 20079.2%
Annual Average, 20068.4%
December, 20068%
November, 20068.1%
October, 20068.3%
September, 20068.5%
August, 20068.7%
July, 20069.9%
June, 20068.5%
May, 20067.4%
April, 20067.7%
March, 20068.4%
February, 20068.3%
January, 20068.7%
Annual Average, 20058.7%
December, 20057.9%
November, 20058.3%
October, 20057.9%
September, 20058.3%
August, 20058.5%
July, 20059.6%
June, 20058.9%
May, 20058.3%
April, 20058.3%
March, 20059.3%
February, 20059.1%
January, 20059.3%
Annual Average, 20048.6%
December, 20048.6%
November, 20048.9%
October, 20048.8%
September, 20048.7%
August, 20048.8%
July, 20049.7%
June, 20049.3%
May, 20048%
April, 20047.3%
March, 20048.7%
February, 20048%
January, 20048.6%
Annual Average, 20038.6%
December, 20037.5%
November, 20037.8%
October, 20038.3%
September, 20038.5%
August, 20038.8%
July, 20039.6%
June, 20039.5%
May, 20038.3%
April, 20038.2%
March, 20038.9%
February, 20038.6%
January, 20038.8%
Annual Average, 20027.3%
December, 20027.2%
November, 20027.1%
October, 20026.9%
September, 20026.8%
August, 20027.2%
July, 20028.3%
June, 20027.7%
May, 20026.8%
April, 20026.7%
March, 20027.5%
February, 20027.1%
January, 20028%
Annual Average, 20016.1%
December, 20016.6%
November, 20016.6%
October, 20016.5%
September, 20016%
August, 20016.2%
July, 20016.4%
June, 20016.1%
May, 20015.5%
April, 20015.1%
March, 20015.9%
February, 20015.7%
January, 20016.3%
Annual Average, 20004.3%
December, 20004.2%
November, 20004.1%
October, 20004%
September, 20004.3%
August, 20004.7%
July, 20005.5%
June, 20004.6%
May, 20004%
April, 20003.5%
March, 20004.4%
February, 20004.1%
January, 20004.5%
Annual Average, 19994.8%
December, 19993.9%
November, 19994.1%
October, 19994.5%
September, 19994.5%
August, 19994.2%
July, 19995.5%
June, 19995.2%
May, 19994.6%
April, 19994.5%
March, 19995.1%
February, 19995.7%
January, 19995.9%
Annual Average, 19985%
December, 19984.7%
November, 19984.7%
October, 19985.2%
September, 19985.4%
August, 19984.8%
July, 19986.3%
June, 19985.1%
May, 19984.3%
April, 19983.8%
March, 19985.1%
February, 19985%
January, 19985.7%
Annual Average, 19975.4%
December, 19974.4%
November, 19974.5%
October, 19974.9%
September, 19975.3%
August, 19975%
July, 19976%
June, 19975.6%
May, 19974.9%
April, 19975.1%
March, 19975.9%
February, 19976%
January, 19977%
Annual Average, 19966%
December, 19965.8%
November, 19965.8%
October, 19965.9%
September, 19966%
August, 19965.8%
July, 19967.2%
June, 19966.4%
May, 19966%
April, 19965.3%
March, 19965.7%
February, 19965.7%
January, 19966.9%
Annual Average, 19956.1%
December, 19955.2%
November, 19955.5%
October, 19955.8%
September, 19956.3%
August, 19956.4%
July, 19957.1%
June, 19956.5%
May, 19955.8%
April, 19955.8%
March, 19956.2%
February, 19955.8%
January, 19956.5%
Annual Average, 19946.8%
December, 19944.7%
November, 19945.1%
October, 19946.1%
September, 19946.3%
August, 19946.7%
July, 19947.7%
June, 19946.9%
May, 19946.6%
April, 19946.6%
March, 19947.7%
February, 19948%
January, 19948.8%
Annual Average, 19938.3%
December, 19937.3%
November, 19937.6%
October, 19938.1%
September, 19938.1%
August, 19937.8%
July, 19939.2%
June, 19938.8%
May, 19938.1%
April, 19937.5%
March, 19938.4%
February, 19938.9%
January, 19939.9%
Annual Average, 199210.8%
December, 19928.9%
November, 19929.8%
October, 199210.6%
September, 199211.1%
August, 199211.3%
July, 199212.8%
June, 199210.9%
May, 199210.3%
April, 19929.6%
March, 199211%
February, 199211.6%
January, 199211.7%
Annual Average, 199111.2%
December, 199110.3%
November, 199110.9%
October, 199111.1%
September, 199110.4%
August, 199110.5%
July, 199111.6%
June, 199111.4%
May, 199110.9%
April, 199111.3%
March, 199112.1%
February, 199111.9%
January, 199111.5%
Annual Average, 19909.4%
December, 199010.2%
November, 199010.2%
October, 19909.8%
September, 19909%
August, 19909.7%
July, 199010.2%
June, 19908.8%
May, 19908.4%
April, 19908.1%
March, 19909%
February, 19909.4%
January, 199010.2%

Wayne County, MI Unemployment Rate Graph

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