County Unemployment Rates
DEC 2014 Unemployment Data
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  Civilian Labor Force Employment Unemployment Unemployment Rate

Area
Statewide, Seasonally Adj.
Statewide, Not Seaonally 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 Seaonally Adj.
DEC p
2014
2,102,201
2,098,563
24,819
82,976
8,432
8,752
25,781
3,537
8,883
47,563
14,408
11,186
19,425
4,803
9,198
4,939
6,158
20,109
24,848
4,273
4,207
15,830
6,489
37,620
18,690
13,201
27,480
34,277
13,724
43,567
6,097
12,540
10,535
2,996
5,574
6,744
43,947
24,986
298,625
4,990
44,099
14,490
69,945
39,784
3,792
8,414
167,868
7,450
10,939
38,469
175,968
6,894
99,582
54,517
3,156
7,486
15,238
8,587
23,037
104,051
37,208
4,441
36,636
16,535
93,196
26,448
6,315
2,996
8,813
156,129,000
155,521,000
NOV r
2014
2,109,085
2,108,666
24,899
83,531
8,541
8,780
25,785
3,586
8,922
47,786
14,489
11,221
19,515
4,808
9,172
4,967
6,158
20,223
24,793
4,321
4,225
15,929
6,531
37,832
18,757
13,325
27,535
34,242
13,823
44,014
6,141
12,593
10,527
3,047
5,585
6,727
44,106
25,043
299,343
5,027
43,989
14,597
70,452
40,103
3,871
8,502
169,478
7,471
11,005
38,723
177,327
6,955
99,705
54,768
3,195
7,539
15,341
8,608
23,138
104,248
37,343
4,480
36,721
16,639
93,930
26,505
6,283
2,993
8,910
156,402,000
156,297,000
DEC r
2013
2,113,897
2,113,260
25,332
81,281
8,420
8,864
26,173
3,406
8,588
48,952
14,673
11,364
19,639
4,742
9,091
4,757
6,213
20,160
24,458
4,293
4,307
15,560
6,358
37,290
18,598
13,623
27,087
34,946
13,720
44,556
6,195
12,578
10,644
2,947
5,562
6,803
44,187
25,041
301,811
5,153
43,537
14,640
69,967
39,950
3,823
8,541
168,783
7,317
11,064
39,111
180,130
7,086
101,435
55,301
3,205
7,414
14,714
8,430
23,259
104,932
37,667
4,295
37,429
16,885
92,337
26,855
6,211
2,935
8,637
155,047,000
154,408,000
DEC p
2014
1,982,424
1,986,929
23,709
78,896
7,703
8,283
24,653
3,157
8,281
44,820
13,658
10,694
18,492
4,495
8,389
4,626
5,870
19,152
23,144
3,898
3,947
14,828
6,176
36,057
17,574
11,865
26,009
32,586
12,799
41,354
5,755
11,733
9,996
2,745
5,190
6,357
41,579
23,693
283,839
4,694
41,444
13,562
67,102
37,922
3,408
7,856
159,986
6,978
10,193
36,415
165,000
6,243
93,904
51,757
2,856
7,047
14,370
8,094
21,437
100,249
35,593
4,103
34,634
15,516
88,915
25,047
5,793
2,621
8,187
147,442,000
147,190,000
NOV r
2014
1,983,249
1,993,387
23,687
79,518
7,724
8,287
24,664
3,156
8,314
44,877
13,696
10,734
18,501
4,511
8,396
4,652
5,875
19,205
23,149
3,912
3,958
14,946
6,212
36,205
17,623
11,865
26,018
32,555
12,857
41,695
5,784
11,755
9,997
2,763
5,224
6,358
41,581
23,724
283,975
4,715
41,453
13,611
67,496
38,238
3,404
7,893
161,320
6,992
10,213
36,627
165,928
6,256
93,816
51,942
2,871
7,084
14,430
8,108
21,550
100,297
35,610
4,131
34,644
15,561
89,494
25,059
5,815
2,616
8,261
147,331,000
147,666,000
DEC r
2013
1,984,264
1,993,038
24,052
76,911
7,666
8,346
24,841
3,008
7,908
45,854
13,755
10,790
18,633
4,400
8,241
4,413
5,864
19,025
22,990
3,879
3,985
14,531
6,003
35,490
17,457
12,113
25,443
33,057
12,745
42,044
5,800
11,711
10,041
2,706
5,115
6,386
41,764
23,666
286,003
4,849
41,168
13,711
66,836
38,037
3,457
7,886
160,474
6,797
10,297
37,029
168,206
6,331
95,262
52,327
2,835
6,919
13,824
7,894
21,668
101,014
35,864
3,926
35,133
15,666
87,626
25,237
5,683
2,516
7,932
144,671,000
144,423,000
DEC p
2014
119,777
111,634
1,110
4,080
729
469
1,128
380
602
2,743
750
492
933
308
809
313
288
957
1,704
375
260
1,002
313
1,563
1,116
1,336
1,471
1,691
925
2,213
342
807
539
251
384
387
2,368
1,293
14,786
296
2,655
928
2,843
1,862
384
558
7,882
472
746
2,054
10,968
651
5,678
2,760
300
439
868
493
1,600
3,802
1,615
338
2,002
1,019
4,281
1,401
522
375
626
8,688,000
8,331,000
NOV r
2014
125,836
115,279
1,212
4,013
817
493
1,121
430
608
2,909
793
487
1,014
297
776
315
283
1,018
1,644
409
267
983
319
1,627
1,134
1,460
1,517
1,687
966
2,319
357
838
530
284
361
369
2,525
1,319
15,368
312
2,536
986
2,956
1,865
467
609
8,158
479
792
2,096
11,399
699
5,889
2,826
324
455
911
500
1,588
3,951
1,733
349
2,077
1,078
4,436
1,446
468
377
649
9,071,000
8,630,000
DEC r
2013
129,633
120,222
1,280
4,370
754
518
1,332
398
680
3,098
918
574
1,006
342
850
344
349
1,135
1,468
414
322
1,029
355
1,800
1,141
1,510
1,644
1,889
975
2,512
395
867
603
241
447
417
2,423
1,375
15,808
304
2,369
929
3,131
1,913
366
655
8,309
520
767
2,082
11,924
755
6,173
2,974
370
495
890
536
1,591
3,918
1,803
369
2,296
1,219
4,711
1,618
528
419
705
10,376,000
9,984,000
DEC p
2014
5.7%
5.3%
4.5%
4.9%
8.6%
5.4%
4.4%
10.7%
6.8%
5.8%
5.2%
4.4%
4.8%
6.4%
8.8%
6.3%
4.7%
4.8%
6.9%
8.8%
6.2%
6.3%
4.8%
4.2%
6.0%
10.1%
5.4%
4.9%
6.7%
5.1%
5.6%
6.4%
5.1%
8.4%
6.9%
5.7%
5.4%
5.2%
5.0%
5.9%
6.0%
6.4%
4.1%
4.7%
10.1%
6.6%
4.7%
6.3%
6.8%
5.3%
6.2%
9.4%
5.7%
5.1%
9.5%
5.9%
5.7%
5.7%
6.9%
3.7%
4.3%
7.6%
5.5%
6.2%
4.6%
5.3%
8.3%
12.5%
7.1%
5.6%
5.4%
NOV r
2014
6.0%
5.5%
4.9%
4.8%
9.6%
5.6%
4.3%
12.0%
6.8%
6.1%
5.5%
4.3%
5.2%
6.2%
8.5%
6.3%
4.6%
5.0%
6.6%
9.5%
6.3%
6.2%
4.9%
4.3%
6.0%
11.0%
5.5%
4.9%
7.0%
5.3%
5.8%
6.7%
5.0%
9.3%
6.5%
5.5%
5.7%
5.3%
5.1%
6.2%
5.8%
6.8%
4.2%
4.7%
12.1%
7.2%
4.8%
6.4%
7.2%
5.4%
6.4%
10.1%
5.9%
5.2%
10.1%
6.0%
5.9%
5.8%
6.9%
3.8%
4.6%
7.8%
5.7%
6.5%
4.7%
5.5%
7.4%
12.6%
7.3%
5.8%
5.5%
DEC r
2013
6.1%
5.7%
5.1%
5.4%
9.0%
5.8%
5.1%
11.7%
7.9%
6.3%
6.3%
5.1%
5.1%
7.2%
9.3%
7.2%
5.6%
5.6%
6.0%
9.6%
7.5%
6.6%
5.6%
4.8%
6.1%
11.1%
6.1%
5.4%
7.1%
5.6%
6.4%
6.9%
5.7%
8.2%
8.0%
6.1%
5.5%
5.5%
5.2%
5.9%
5.4%
6.3%
4.5%
4.8%
9.6%
7.7%
4.9%
7.1%
6.9%
5.3%
6.6%
10.7%
6.1%
5.4%
11.5%
6.7%
6.0%
6.4%
6.8%
3.7%
4.8%
8.6%
6.1%
7.2%
5.1%
6.0%
8.5%
14.3%
8.2%
6.7%
6.5%
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 2013 benchmark.