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  Civilian Labor Force Employment Unemployment Unemployment Rate

Area
Statewide, Seasonally Adj.
Statewide, Not Seasonally Adj.
Autauga County
Baldwin County
Barbour County
Bibb County
Blount County
Bullock County
Butler County
Calhoun County
Chambers County
Cherokee County
Chilton County
Choctaw County
Clarke County
Clay County
Cleburne County
Coffee County
Colbert County
Conecuh County
Coosa County
Covington County
Crenshaw County
Cullman County
Dale County
Dallas County
DeKalb County
Elmore County
Escambia County
Etowah County
Fayette County
Franklin County
Geneva County
Greene County
Hale County
Henry County
Houston County
Jackson County
Jefferson County
Lamar County
Lauderdale County
Lawrence County
Lee County
Limestone County
Lowndes County
Macon County
Madison County
Marengo County
Marion County
Marshall County
Mobile County
Monroe County
Montgomery County
Morgan County
Perry County
Pickens County
Pike County
Randolph County
Russell County
Shelby County
St. Clair County
Sumter County
Talladega County
Tallapoosa County
Tuscaloosa County
Walker County
Washington County
Wilcox County
Winston County
National, Seasonally Adj.
National, Not Seasonally Adj.
APR p
2017
2,208,140
2,179,742
25,733
91,682
7,988
8,517
24,554
4,740
9,175
45,706
15,334
11,316
19,139
4,236
7,841
5,693
5,956
20,591
23,726
4,456
4,405
15,150
6,468
38,051
20,008
15,722
28,820
36,923
14,668
44,653
6,526
13,735
10,922
2,839
5,979
6,815
45,165
23,468
311,708
5,682
43,081
13,743
74,639
41,377
3,746
7,984
177,036
7,382
12,626
41,818
184,547
7,135
105,066
55,851
3,432
7,976
15,458
9,386
23,990
109,089
38,772
5,095
34,690
18,547
98,745
25,464
6,718
2,748
9,514
160,213,000
159,817,000
MAR r
2017
2,208,910
2,186,598
25,842
91,464
8,071
8,542
24,627
4,826
9,210
45,836
15,389
11,323
19,212
4,306
7,965
5,759
6,002
20,653
23,742
4,498
4,444
15,206
6,512
38,055
20,091
15,896
28,931
37,038
14,720
44,727
6,591
13,818
10,947
2,876
6,092
6,800
45,053
23,551
311,979
5,752
43,028
13,801
74,841
41,487
3,785
8,057
177,360
7,440
12,726
41,931
185,753
7,236
105,550
55,960
3,485
8,078
15,469
9,453
24,066
109,002
38,810
5,168
34,880
18,606
99,597
25,525
6,801
2,817
9,540
160,201,000
159,912,000
APR r
2016
2,164,533
2,154,477
25,521
89,603
8,254
8,485
24,257
4,569
9,067
45,694
15,035
11,132
18,898
4,235
7,875
5,447
5,697
20,230
23,575
4,546
4,404
15,125
6,309
37,431
19,991
15,357
28,570
36,621
14,525
43,647
6,473
13,526
10,711
2,873
5,862
6,676
44,429
23,343
309,045
5,665
42,831
13,673
72,140
40,255
3,746
7,890
172,295
7,621
12,395
40,916
184,784
7,183
104,442
55,312
3,383
7,868
15,101
9,290
23,734
107,831
38,297
5,083
34,732
18,754
98,048
25,458
6,689
2,744
9,276
158,938,000
158,488,000
APR p
2017
2,088,884
2,083,794
24,739
88,131
7,488
8,144
23,554
4,520
8,672
43,409
14,733
10,875
18,350
3,953
7,173
5,452
5,700
19,648
22,503
4,177
4,199
14,282
6,184
36,632
19,117
14,636
27,488
35,584
13,928
42,637
6,223
13,131
10,467
2,623
5,622
6,476
43,273
22,368
298,298
5,441
41,110
13,059
71,822
39,766
3,442
7,540
170,283
6,953
12,015
40,202
174,727
6,628
100,546
53,550
3,166
7,549
14,755
8,997
22,981
105,540
37,216
4,770
32,955
17,793
94,739
24,154
6,249
2,427
9,031
153,156,000
153,262,000
MAR r
2017
2,080,300
2,069,803
24,623
87,070
7,476
8,085
23,391
4,545
8,627
43,073
14,633
10,785
18,241
3,971
7,200
5,460
5,688
19,522
22,294
4,160
4,175
14,220
6,176
36,330
19,000
14,561
27,320
35,400
13,846
42,269
6,205
13,068
10,384
2,603
5,651
6,404
42,732
22,218
295,797
5,453
40,707
12,991
71,186
39,486
3,435
7,491
168,954
6,912
11,994
39,931
174,027
6,611
100,055
53,218
3,171
7,558
14,623
8,975
22,861
104,650
36,912
4,784
32,765
17,666
94,576
23,953
6,256
2,430
8,971
153,000,000
152,628,000
APR r
2016
2,038,043
2,040,921
24,355
85,380
7,603
7,989
23,072
4,316
8,477
43,000
14,288
10,635
17,963
3,894
7,128
5,145
5,401
19,120
22,077
4,196
4,166
14,211
5,961
35,708
18,935
14,128
27,011
35,058
13,682
41,393
6,073
12,801
10,129
2,611
5,473
6,290
42,123
22,013
292,928
5,378
40,336
12,799
68,816
38,364
3,380
7,357
164,422
7,154
11,639
38,924
173,754
6,564
99,074
52,585
3,094
7,389
14,297
8,827
22,557
103,635
36,527
4,740
32,669
17,812
93,147
23,701
6,202
2,399
8,645
151,028,000
151,075,000
APR p
2017
119,256
95,948
994
3,551
500
373
1,000
220
503
2,297
601
441
789
283
668
241
256
943
1,223
279
206
868
284
1,419
891
1,086
1,332
1,339
740
2,016
303
604
455
216
357
339
1,892
1,100
13,410
241
1,971
684
2,817
1,611
304
444
6,753
429
611
1,616
9,820
507
4,520
2,301
266
427
703
389
1,009
3,549
1,556
325
1,735
754
4,006
1,310
469
321
483
7,056,000
6,555,000
MAR r
2017
128,610
116,795
1,219
4,394
595
457
1,236
281
583
2,763
756
538
971
335
765
299
314
1,131
1,448
338
269
986
336
1,725
1,091
1,335
1,611
1,638
874
2,458
386
750
563
273
441
396
2,321
1,333
16,182
299
2,321
810
3,655
2,001
350
566
8,406
528
732
2,000
11,726
625
5,495
2,742
314
520
846
478
1,205
4,352
1,898
384
2,115
940
5,021
1,572
545
387
569
7,202,000
7,284,000
APR r
2016
126,490
113,556
1,166
4,223
651
496
1,185
253
590
2,694
747
497
935
341
747
302
296
1,110
1,498
350
238
914
348
1,723
1,056
1,229
1,559
1,563
843
2,254
400
725
582
262
389
386
2,306
1,330
16,117
287
2,495
874
3,324
1,891
366
533
7,873
467
756
1,992
11,030
619
5,368
2,727
289
479
804
463
1,177
4,196
1,770
343
2,063
942
4,901
1,757
487
345
631
7,910,000
7,413,000
APR p
2017
5.4%
4.4%
3.9%
3.9%
6.3%
4.4%
4.1%
4.6%
5.5%
5.0%
3.9%
3.9%
4.1%
6.7%
8.5%
4.2%
4.3%
4.6%
5.2%
6.3%
4.7%
5.7%
4.4%
3.7%
4.5%
6.9%
4.6%
3.6%
5.0%
4.5%
4.6%
4.4%
4.2%
7.6%
6.0%
5.0%
4.2%
4.7%
4.3%
4.2%
4.6%
5.0%
3.8%
3.9%
8.1%
5.6%
3.8%
5.8%
4.8%
3.9%
5.3%
7.1%
4.3%
4.1%
7.8%
5.4%
4.5%
4.1%
4.2%
3.3%
4.0%
6.4%
5.0%
4.1%
4.1%
5.1%
7.0%
11.7%
5.1%
4.4%
4.1%
MAR r
2017
5.8%
5.3%
4.7%
4.8%
7.4%
5.4%
5.0%
5.8%
6.3%
6.0%
4.9%
4.8%
5.1%
7.8%
9.6%
5.2%
5.2%
5.5%
6.1%
7.5%
6.1%
6.5%
5.2%
4.5%
5.4%
8.4%
5.6%
4.4%
5.9%
5.5%
5.9%
5.4%
5.1%
9.5%
7.2%
5.8%
5.2%
5.7%
5.2%
5.2%
5.4%
5.9%
4.9%
4.8%
9.2%
7.0%
4.7%
7.1%
5.8%
4.8%
6.3%
8.6%
5.2%
4.9%
9.0%
6.4%
5.5%
5.1%
5.0%
4.0%
4.9%
7.4%
6.1%
5.1%
5.0%
6.2%
8.0%
13.7%
6.0%
4.5%
4.6%
APR r
2016
5.8%
5.3%
4.6%
4.7%
7.9%
5.8%
4.9%
5.5%
6.5%
5.9%
5.0%
4.5%
4.9%
8.1%
9.5%
5.5%
5.2%
5.5%
6.4%
7.7%
5.4%
6.0%
5.5%
4.6%
5.3%
8.0%
5.5%
4.3%
5.8%
5.2%
6.2%
5.4%
5.4%
9.1%
6.6%
5.8%
5.2%
5.7%
5.2%
5.1%
5.8%
6.4%
4.6%
4.7%
9.8%
6.8%
4.6%
6.1%
6.1%
4.9%
6.0%
8.6%
5.1%
4.9%
8.5%
6.1%
5.3%
5.0%
5.0%
3.9%
4.6%
6.7%
5.9%
5.0%
5.0%
6.9%
7.3%
12.6%
6.8%
5.0%
4.7%
pPreliminary    rRevised
Counties and Metropolitan Areas are comparable to the not seasonally adjusted labor force data.
 
Estimates prepared by the Alabama Department of Labor in Cooperation with the Bureau of Labor Statistics, based on 2016 benchmark.