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Month / YearEmployment
November, 20101,188,910 employed Most recent employment
October, 20101,185,810 employed
September, 20101,180,040 employed
August, 20101,173,520 employed
July, 20101,173,750 employed
June, 20101,167,170 employed
May, 20101,151,820 employed
April, 20101,150,410 employed
March, 20101,148,450 employed
February, 20101,140,830 employed
January, 20101,136,670 employed

What is the unemployment rate in Mississippi?

The current Mississippi employment is 1,188,910 employed, with the latest unemployment data collected by the Department of Labor Statistics in November 2010. Mississippi's employment has risen over the last 12 monthes. The average employment over the last year has been 1,161,520.00 employed.

Mississippi's employment statistic is a measure of how many people are currently employed in the employed. The Mississippi employment numbers are collected monthly by the Department of Labor Statistics through employer polling, surveys. and a variety of other methods.

Unemployment Compensation in Mississippi

Unemployed workers in Mississippi can apply for unemployment insurance benefits under the Mississippi state unemployment program at the Mississippi Unemployment Office. For more information, read about Mississippi's unemployment benefits.

Historical employment in Mississippi

The Bureau of Labor Statistics maintains an archive of historical monthly and yearly statewide employment numbers for Mississippi for every year back to 1976. This table contains all employment statistics available for Mississippi, arranged from newest to oldest.

MississippiEmployment
Month / YearEmployment
November, 20101,188,910 employed
October, 20101,185,810 employed
September, 20101,180,040 employed
August, 20101,173,520 employed
July, 20101,173,750 employed
June, 20101,167,170 employed
May, 20101,151,820 employed
April, 20101,150,410 employed
March, 20101,148,450 employed
February, 20101,140,830 employed
January, 20101,136,670 employed
Annual Average, 20091,168,550 employed
December, 20091,161,220 employed
November, 20091,165,260 employed
October, 20091,158,920 employed
September, 20091,158,470 employed
August, 20091,158,560 employed
July, 20091,176,910 employed
June, 20091,174,910 employed
May, 20091,174,350 employed
April, 20091,177,740 employed
March, 20091,172,150 employed
February, 20091,174,360 employed
January, 20091,169,790 employed
Annual Average, 20081,210,130 employed
December, 20081,198,270 employed
November, 20081,205,470 employed
October, 20081,205,910 employed
September, 20081,203,300 employed
August, 20081,199,990 employed
July, 20081,217,870 employed
June, 20081,216,420 employed
May, 20081,216,290 employed
April, 20081,221,000 employed
March, 20081,216,280 employed
February, 20081,212,380 employed
January, 20081,208,410 employed
Annual Average, 20071,216,580 employed
December, 20071,228,540 employed
November, 20071,231,180 employed
October, 20071,220,690 employed
September, 20071,217,680 employed
August, 20071,208,320 employed
July, 20071,223,880 employed
June, 20071,219,460 employed
May, 20071,215,020 employed
April, 20071,213,040 employed
March, 20071,212,880 employed
February, 20071,208,000 employed
January, 20071,200,220 employed
Annual Average, 20061,204,400 employed
December, 20061,226,000 employed
November, 20061,222,000 employed
October, 20061,216,960 employed
September, 20061,206,150 employed
August, 20061,199,960 employed
July, 20061,210,190 employed
June, 20061,207,190 employed
May, 20061,201,950 employed
April, 20061,198,470 employed
March, 20061,194,720 employed
February, 20061,190,310 employed
January, 20061,178,840 employed
Annual Average, 20051,219,140 employed
December, 20051,200,580 employed
November, 20051,198,350 employed
October, 20051,196,640 employed
September, 20051,188,800 employed
August, 20051,232,490 employed
July, 20051,244,540 employed
June, 20051,236,590 employed
May, 20051,234,860 employed
April, 20051,233,210 employed
March, 20051,226,140 employed
February, 20051,222,700 employed
January, 20051,214,730 employed
Annual Average, 20041,232,140 employed
December, 20041,238,070 employed
November, 20041,238,270 employed
October, 20041,232,990 employed
September, 20041,228,680 employed
August, 20041,226,550 employed
July, 20041,242,470 employed
June, 20041,235,190 employed
May, 20041,233,270 employed
April, 20041,234,170 employed
March, 20041,229,830 employed
February, 20041,227,070 employed
January, 20041,219,110 employed
Annual Average, 20031,226,290 employed
December, 20031,241,940 employed
November, 20031,241,070 employed
October, 20031,234,010 employed
September, 20031,225,700 employed
August, 20031,220,500 employed
July, 20031,234,300 employed
June, 20031,228,480 employed
May, 20031,223,110 employed
April, 20031,223,940 employed
March, 20031,218,930 employed
February, 20031,217,860 employed
January, 20031,205,680 employed
Annual Average, 20021,214,630 employed
December, 20021,225,230 employed
November, 20021,219,970 employed
October, 20021,221,460 employed
September, 20021,221,670 employed
August, 20021,210,210 employed
July, 20021,224,050 employed
June, 20021,218,830 employed
May, 20021,215,600 employed
April, 20021,211,660 employed
March, 20021,207,960 employed
February, 20021,208,470 employed
January, 20021,190,480 employed
Annual Average, 20011,229,880 employed
December, 20011,223,670 employed
November, 20011,218,320 employed
October, 20011,216,810 employed
September, 20011,215,620 employed
August, 20011,206,530 employed
July, 20011,230,030 employed
June, 20011,221,370 employed
May, 20011,250,900 employed
April, 20011,251,100 employed
March, 20011,246,380 employed
February, 20011,243,840 employed
January, 20011,234,050 employed
Annual Average, 20001,239,860 employed
December, 20001,256,260 employed
November, 20001,246,160 employed
October, 20001,241,410 employed
September, 20001,234,970 employed
August, 20001,233,350 employed
July, 20001,249,870 employed
June, 20001,247,130 employed
May, 20001,238,620 employed
April, 20001,243,300 employed
March, 20001,233,870 employed
February, 20001,232,700 employed
January, 20001,220,690 employed
Annual Average, 19991,223,730 employed
December, 19991,245,750 employed
November, 19991,237,480 employed
October, 19991,228,750 employed
September, 19991,222,980 employed
August, 19991,218,570 employed
July, 19991,234,640 employed
June, 19991,228,650 employed
May, 19991,221,300 employed
April, 19991,217,600 employed
March, 19991,216,210 employed
February, 19991,210,620 employed
January, 19991,202,160 employed
Annual Average, 19981,211,540 employed
December, 19981,226,370 employed
November, 19981,219,710 employed
October, 19981,214,570 employed
September, 19981,211,060 employed
August, 19981,205,640 employed
July, 19981,223,340 employed
June, 19981,215,340 employed
May, 19981,213,250 employed
April, 19981,210,980 employed
March, 19981,206,200 employed
February, 19981,201,900 employed
January, 19981,190,070 employed
Annual Average, 19971,200,850 employed
December, 19971,217,730 employed
November, 19971,214,270 employed
October, 19971,204,900 employed
September, 19971,199,870 employed
August, 19971,199,320 employed
July, 19971,216,660 employed
June, 19971,204,180 employed
May, 19971,201,650 employed
April, 19971,197,140 employed
March, 19971,194,440 employed
February, 19971,185,610 employed
January, 19971,174,390 employed
Annual Average, 19961,187,020 employed
December, 19961,203,450 employed
November, 19961,199,660 employed
October, 19961,197,790 employed
September, 19961,191,870 employed
August, 19961,188,310 employed
July, 19961,205,440 employed
June, 19961,194,600 employed
May, 19961,185,030 employed
April, 19961,179,870 employed
March, 19961,175,570 employed
February, 19961,168,620 employed
January, 19961,154,030 employed
Annual Average, 19951,175,280 employed
December, 19951,182,930 employed
November, 19951,183,290 employed
October, 19951,181,980 employed
September, 19951,174,560 employed
August, 19951,173,660 employed
July, 19951,191,110 employed
June, 19951,180,280 employed
May, 19951,172,350 employed
April, 19951,173,340 employed
March, 19951,169,040 employed
February, 19951,166,970 employed
January, 19951,153,830 employed
Annual Average, 19941,159,960 employed
December, 19941,182,160 employed
November, 19941,178,450 employed
October, 19941,173,670 employed
September, 19941,167,210 employed
August, 19941,165,430 employed
July, 19941,176,720 employed
June, 19941,165,680 employed
May, 19941,158,140 employed
April, 19941,147,750 employed
March, 19941,140,040 employed
February, 19941,137,540 employed
January, 19941,126,720 employed
Annual Average, 19931,126,900 employed
December, 19931,151,400 employed
November, 19931,145,380 employed
October, 19931,137,500 employed
September, 19931,130,980 employed
August, 19931,132,050 employed
July, 19931,145,610 employed
June, 19931,136,360 employed
May, 19931,126,150 employed
April, 19931,114,420 employed
March, 19931,111,300 employed
February, 19931,102,660 employed
January, 19931,089,040 employed
Annual Average, 19921,097,670 employed
December, 19921,115,390 employed
November, 19921,111,860 employed
October, 19921,105,150 employed
September, 19921,103,780 employed
August, 19921,104,270 employed
July, 19921,120,490 employed
June, 19921,106,630 employed
May, 19921,094,440 employed
April, 19921,089,940 employed
March, 19921,080,140 employed
February, 19921,074,290 employed
January, 19921,065,710 employed
Annual Average, 19911,084,700 employed
December, 19911,089,310 employed
November, 19911,089,310 employed
October, 19911,086,720 employed
September, 19911,084,910 employed
August, 19911,080,660 employed
July, 19911,102,780 employed
June, 19911,095,090 employed
May, 19911,082,630 employed
April, 19911,087,570 employed
March, 19911,077,960 employed
February, 19911,073,890 employed
January, 19911,065,510 employed
Annual Average, 19901,085,420 employed
December, 19901,094,780 employed
November, 19901,090,870 employed
October, 19901,090,890 employed
September, 19901,085,630 employed
August, 19901,082,000 employed
July, 19901,101,510 employed
June, 19901,093,910 employed
May, 19901,087,410 employed
April, 19901,082,130 employed
March, 19901,079,740 employed
February, 19901,072,040 employed
January, 19901,064,130 employed
Annual Average, 19891,069,430 employed
December, 19891,086,810 employed
November, 19891,083,710 employed
October, 19891,077,450 employed
September, 19891,069,820 employed
August, 19891,074,070 employed
July, 19891,089,820 employed
June, 19891,079,300 employed
May, 19891,066,100 employed
April, 19891,061,290 employed
March, 19891,055,700 employed
February, 19891,049,700 employed
January, 19891,039,390 employed
Annual Average, 19881,048,250 employed
December, 19881,062,090 employed
November, 19881,059,780 employed
October, 19881,054,170 employed
September, 19881,046,880 employed
August, 19881,048,290 employed
July, 19881,062,910 employed
June, 19881,054,780 employed
May, 19881,043,430 employed
April, 19881,045,900 employed
March, 19881,037,530 employed
February, 19881,035,680 employed
January, 19881,027,550 employed
Annual Average, 19871,034,540 employed
December, 19871,052,130 employed
November, 19871,047,940 employed
October, 19871,043,260 employed
September, 19871,038,010 employed
August, 19871,040,000 employed
July, 19871,052,830 employed
June, 19871,040,600 employed
May, 19871,035,350 employed
April, 19871,026,770 employed
March, 19871,019,690 employed
February, 19871,013,720 employed
January, 19871,004,160 employed
Annual Average, 19861,018,980 employed
December, 19861,029,360 employed
November, 19861,027,470 employed
October, 19861,024,210 employed
September, 19861,021,110 employed
August, 19861,020,910 employed
July, 19861,038,350 employed
June, 19861,028,820 employed
May, 19861,015,640 employed
April, 19861,011,620 employed
March, 19861,008,350 employed
February, 19861,003,790 employed
January, 1986998,127 employed
Annual Average, 19851,003,610 employed
December, 19851,019,590 employed
November, 19851,018,140 employed
October, 19851,012,940 employed
September, 19851,009,790 employed
August, 19851,007,260 employed
July, 19851,020,750 employed
June, 19851,007,170 employed
May, 19851,001,710 employed
April, 1985997,934 employed
March, 1985992,410 employed
February, 1985983,532 employed
January, 1985972,074 employed
Annual Average, 1984974,286 employed
December, 1984996,962 employed
November, 1984991,579 employed
October, 1984984,417 employed
September, 1984979,720 employed
August, 1984977,264 employed
July, 1984994,954 employed
June, 1984986,897 employed
May, 1984974,183 employed
April, 1984962,602 employed
March, 1984955,347 employed
February, 1984949,555 employed
January, 1984937,954 employed
Annual Average, 1983947,586 employed
December, 1983963,815 employed
November, 1983962,901 employed
October, 1983955,796 employed
September, 1983956,317 employed
August, 1983953,596 employed
July, 1983972,047 employed
June, 1983954,389 employed
May, 1983936,938 employed
April, 1983936,174 employed
March, 1983931,523 employed
February, 1983926,347 employed
January, 1983921,185 employed
Annual Average, 1982949,738 employed
December, 1982949,300 employed
November, 1982951,130 employed
October, 1982949,319 employed
September, 1982949,171 employed
August, 1982949,267 employed
July, 1982964,925 employed
June, 1982954,398 employed
May, 1982953,383 employed
April, 1982948,334 employed
March, 1982947,396 employed
February, 1982943,799 employed
January, 1982936,439 employed
Annual Average, 1981963,557 employed
December, 1981962,647 employed
November, 1981964,654 employed
October, 1981963,554 employed
September, 1981958,075 employed
August, 1981962,585 employed
July, 1981982,052 employed
June, 1981969,049 employed
May, 1981967,324 employed
April, 1981965,200 employed
March, 1981961,530 employed
February, 1981956,287 employed
January, 1981949,722 employed
Annual Average, 1980970,388 employed
December, 1980974,469 employed
November, 1980975,421 employed
October, 1980971,701 employed
September, 1980968,959 employed
August, 1980968,647 employed
July, 1980984,278 employed
June, 1980974,202 employed
May, 1980968,742 employed
April, 1980969,608 employed
March, 1980968,138 employed
February, 1980965,139 employed
January, 1980955,357 employed
Annual Average, 1979963,351 employed
December, 1979982,385 employed
November, 1979974,683 employed
October, 1979972,496 employed
September, 1979965,835 employed
August, 1979962,442 employed
July, 1979983,657 employed
June, 1979970,644 employed
May, 1979957,245 employed
April, 1979954,825 employed
March, 1979952,350 employed
February, 1979947,348 employed
January, 1979936,305 employed
Annual Average, 1978942,657 employed
December, 1978959,433 employed
November, 1978956,958 employed
October, 1978953,727 employed
September, 1978946,067 employed
August, 1978945,197 employed
July, 1978957,066 employed
June, 1978951,628 employed
May, 1978935,563 employed
April, 1978935,619 employed
March, 1978928,564 employed
February, 1978925,426 employed
January, 1978916,640 employed
Annual Average, 1977923,240 employed
December, 1977944,587 employed
November, 1977939,728 employed
October, 1977932,243 employed
September, 1977924,583 employed
August, 1977925,967 employed
July, 1977940,643 employed
June, 1977930,765 employed
May, 1977918,971 employed
April, 1977917,047 employed
March, 1977907,678 employed
February, 1977901,607 employed
January, 1977895,061 employed
Annual Average, 1976904,375 employed
December, 1976921,844 employed
November, 1976917,994 employed
October, 1976915,205 employed
September, 1976907,033 employed
August, 1976909,525 employed
July, 1976925,783 employed
June, 1976912,257 employed
May, 1976904,396 employed
April, 1976898,823 employed
March, 1976888,754 employed
February, 1976880,333 employed
January, 1976870,558 employed

Mississippi Employment Graph

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Detailed Employment statistics are available for localities in Pennsylvania:

Local employment data is available back to 1990 for counties, cities, and other combined statistical areas in Mississippi. Choose a location from the table below for detailed employment statistics.

Adams County, MSAlcorn County, MSAmite County, MSAttala County, MS
Benton County, MSBiloxi City, MSBolivar County, MSBrookhaven, MS Micropolitan Statistical Area
Calhoun County, MSCarroll County, MSChickasaw County, MSChoctaw County, MS
Claiborne County, MSClarke County, MSClarksdale, MS Micropolitan Statistical AreaClay County, MS
Cleveland, MS Micropolitan Statistical AreaClinton City, MSCoahoma County, MSColumbus City, MS
Columbus, MS Micropolitan Statistical AreaColumbus-West Point, MS Combined Statistical AreaCopiah County, MSCorinth, MS Micropolitan Statistical Area
Covington County, MSDeSoto County, MSForrest County, MSFranklin County, MS
George County, MSGreene County, MSGreenville City, MSGreenville, MS Micropolitan Statistical Area
Greenwood, MS Micropolitan Statistical AreaGrenada County, MSGrenada, MS Micropolitan Statistical AreaGulfport City, MS
Gulfport-Biloxi, MS Metropolitan Statistical AreaGulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS Combined Statistical AreaHancock County, MSHarrison County, MS
Hattiesburg City, Forrest County Part, MSHattiesburg City, Lamar County Part, MSHattiesburg City, MSHattiesburg, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area
Hinds County, MSHolmes County, MSHumphreys County, MSIndianola, MS Micropolitan Statistical Area
Issaquena County, MSItawamba County, MSJackson City, Hinds County Part, MSJackson City, Madison County Part, MS
Jackson City, MSJackson City, Rankin County Part, MSJackson County, MSJackson, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area
Jackson-Yazoo City, MS Combined Statistical AreaJasper County, MSJefferson County, MSJefferson Davis County, MS
Jones County, MSKemper County, MSLafayette County, MSLamar County, MS
Lauderdale County, MSLaurel, MS Micropolitan Statistical AreaLawrence County, MSLeake County, MS
Lee County, MSLeflore County, MSLincoln County, MSLowndes County, MS
Madison County, MSMarion County, MSMarshall County, MSMcComb, MS Micropolitan Statistical Area
Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metropolitan Statistical Area, MS PartMeridian City, MSMeridian, MS Micropolitan Statistical AreaMonroe County, MS
Montgomery County, MSNatchez, MS-LA Micropolitan Statistical AreaNeshoba County, MSNewton County, MS
Noxubee County, MSOktibbeha County, MSOlive Branch City, MSOxford, MS Micropolitan Statistical Area
Panola County, MSPascagoula City, MSPascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical AreaPearl River County, MS
Perry County, MSPicayune, MS Micropolitan Statistical AreaPike County, MSPontotoc County, MS
Prentiss County, MSQuitman County, MSRankin County, MSScott County, MS
Sharkey County, MSSharkey-Issaquena, MS LMASimpson County, MSSmith County, MS
Southaven City, MSStarkville, MS Micropolitan Statistical AreaStone County, MSSunflower County, MS
Tallahatchie County, MSTate County, MSTippah County, MSTishomingo County, MS
Tunica County, MSTupelo City, MSTupelo, MS Micropolitan Statistical AreaUnion County, MS
Vicksburg City, MSVicksburg, MS Micropolitan Statistical AreaWalthall County, MSWarren County, MS
Washington County, MSWayne County, MSWebster County, MSWest Point, MS Micropolitan Statistical Area
Wilkinson County, MSWinston County, MSYalobusha County, MSYazoo City, MS Micropolitan Statistical Area
Yazoo County, MS

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