County Unemployment Rates
MAR 2016 Unemployment Data
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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.
MAR p
2016
2,176,457
2,156,616
25,345
88,967
8,502
8,516
24,441
4,684
9,111
46,228
15,015
11,141
19,062
4,343
7,958
5,586
5,715
20,547
23,647
4,659
4,424
15,307
6,335
36,818
19,859
15,552
28,799
36,071
14,576
43,692
6,500
13,684
10,855
2,840
6,126
6,735
44,811
23,512
310,378
5,641
42,984
13,840
72,151
39,814
3,802
7,891
170,493
7,454
12,545
40,713
184,539
7,197
103,372
55,127
3,521
7,887
15,101
9,555
24,275
106,970
38,309
5,016
35,563
18,503
99,474
25,677
6,682
2,833
9,346
159,286,000
158,854,000
FEB r
2016
2,167,334
2,147,743
25,292
86,644
8,388
8,537
24,372
4,568
8,979
46,158
15,019
10,993
19,016
4,219
7,964
5,492
5,613
20,479
23,564
4,576
4,374
15,111
6,180
36,410
19,786
15,365
28,452
36,079
14,455
43,837
6,492
13,599
10,617
2,823
6,030
6,652
44,570
23,329
311,308
5,594
42,732
13,740
72,146
39,668
3,784
7,909
170,106
7,379
12,361
40,343
182,999
7,128
103,568
54,897
3,435
7,849
15,001
9,387
24,314
107,251
38,372
4,899
35,245
18,372
99,534
25,754
6,625
2,806
9,202
158,890,000
158,279,000
MAR r
2015
2,140,730
2,135,802
25,132
86,428
8,684
8,426
24,178
4,721
9,147
46,062
15,068
11,171
18,890
4,423
8,132
5,616
5,638
20,230
23,539
4,697
4,482
15,427
6,364
35,948
19,815
15,693
28,650
35,842
14,722
42,668
6,363
13,539
10,784
2,870
6,087
6,722
44,774
23,268
307,164
5,554
42,411
13,761
71,373
39,319
3,797
7,952
168,295
7,307
12,343
39,638
182,993
7,343
103,010
54,829
3,522
7,786
14,914
9,362
24,309
105,738
37,886
5,246
35,219
18,956
97,481
25,219
6,678
2,808
9,391
156,890,000
156,318,000
MAR p
2016
2,042,177
2,023,744
23,958
84,008
7,766
7,937
23,033
4,385
8,420
42,990
14,136
10,547
17,954
3,946
7,096
5,230
5,355
19,231
21,952
4,248
4,135
14,235
5,934
34,784
18,628
14,143
26,982
34,206
13,595
40,968
6,026
12,815
10,183
2,540
5,675
6,288
42,107
21,996
291,638
5,293
40,135
12,798
68,287
37,623
3,379
7,270
161,247
6,879
11,659
38,344
171,686
6,467
97,178
51,917
3,176
7,364
14,118
9,019
22,837
102,081
36,195
4,621
33,146
17,370
93,750
23,636
6,123
2,439
8,637
151,320,000
150,738,000
FEB r
2016
2,033,242
2,009,509
23,868
81,357
7,633
7,929
22,906
4,237
8,284
42,855
14,091
10,353
17,854
3,809
6,983
5,134
5,238
19,099
21,732
4,131
4,067
13,937
5,757
34,325
18,493
13,901
26,519
34,135
13,392
40,988
5,982
12,686
9,932
2,516
5,551
6,182
41,726
21,691
292,136
5,228
39,697
12,642
68,218
37,364
3,353
7,288
160,540
6,781
11,474
37,868
169,601
6,375
97,120
51,540
3,091
7,287
14,013
8,828
22,788
102,215
36,186
4,495
32,745
17,194
93,722
23,596
6,007
2,382
8,462
151,074,000
150,060,000
MAR r
2015
2,011,193
2,009,922
23,862
81,746
7,937
7,897
22,888
4,401
8,498
42,972
14,207
10,576
17,871
4,039
7,314
5,264
5,318
19,069
21,676
4,289
4,170
14,334
5,992
34,058
18,569
14,317
26,993
34,063
13,737
40,103
5,935
12,627
10,175
2,535
5,622
6,273
42,099
21,744
290,042
5,196
39,576
12,733
67,952
37,168
3,375
7,342
159,241
6,757
11,493
37,347
170,856
6,655
96,896
51,694
3,198
7,275
13,853
8,826
22,924
101,495
35,977
4,862
33,004
17,785
92,519
23,468
6,131
2,432
8,681
148,333,000
147,635,000
MAR p
2016
134,280
132,872
1,387
4,959
736
579
1,408
299
691
3,238
879
594
1,108
397
862
356
360
1,316
1,695
411
289
1,072
401
2,034
1,231
1,409
1,817
1,865
981
2,724
474
869
672
300
451
447
2,704
1,516
18,740
348
2,849
1,042
3,864
2,191
423
621
9,246
575
886
2,369
12,853
730
6,194
3,210
345
523
983
536
1,438
4,889
2,114
395
2,417
1,133
5,724
2,041
559
394
709
7,966,000
8,116,000
FEB r
2016
134,092
138,234
1,424
5,287
755
608
1,466
331
695
3,303
928
640
1,162
410
981
358
375
1,380
1,832
445
307
1,174
423
2,085
1,293
1,464
1,933
1,944
1,063
2,849
510
913
685
307
479
470
2,844
1,638
19,172
366
3,035
1,098
3,928
2,304
431
621
9,566
598
887
2,475
13,398
753
6,448
3,357
344
562
988
559
1,526
5,036
2,186
404
2,500
1,178
5,812
2,158
618
424
740
7,815,000
8,219,000
MAR r
2015
129,537
125,880
1,270
4,682
747
529
1,290
320
649
3,090
861
595
1,019
384
818
352
320
1,161
1,863
408
312
1,093
372
1,890
1,246
1,376
1,657
1,779
985
2,565
428
912
609
335
465
449
2,675
1,524
17,122
358
2,835
1,028
3,421
2,151
422
610
9,054
550
850
2,291
12,137
688
6,114
3,135
324
511
1,061
536
1,385
4,243
1,909
384
2,215
1,171
4,962
1,751
547
376
710
8,557,000
8,682,000
MAR p
2016
6.2%
6.2%
5.5%
5.6%
8.7%
6.8%
5.8%
6.4%
7.6%
7.0%
5.9%
5.3%
5.8%
9.1%
10.8%
6.4%
6.3%
6.4%
7.2%
8.8%
6.5%
7.0%
6.3%
5.5%
6.2%
9.1%
6.3%
5.2%
6.7%
6.2%
7.3%
6.4%
6.2%
10.6%
7.4%
6.6%
6.0%
6.4%
6.0%
6.2%
6.6%
7.5%
5.4%
5.5%
11.1%
7.9%
5.4%
7.7%
7.1%
5.8%
7.0%
10.1%
6.0%
5.8%
9.8%
6.6%
6.5%
5.6%
5.9%
4.6%
5.5%
7.9%
6.8%
6.1%
5.8%
7.9%
8.4%
13.9%
7.6%
5.0%
5.1%
FEB r
2016
6.2%
6.4%
5.6%
6.1%
9.0%
7.1%
6.0%
7.2%
7.7%
7.2%
6.2%
5.8%
6.1%
9.7%
12.3%
6.5%
6.7%
6.7%
7.8%
9.7%
7.0%
7.8%
6.8%
5.7%
6.5%
9.5%
6.8%
5.4%
7.4%
6.5%
7.9%
6.7%
6.5%
10.9%
7.9%
7.1%
6.4%
7.0%
6.2%
6.5%
7.1%
8.0%
5.4%
5.8%
11.4%
7.9%
5.6%
8.1%
7.2%
6.1%
7.3%
10.6%
6.2%
6.1%
10.0%
7.2%
6.6%
6.0%
6.3%
4.7%
5.7%
8.2%
7.1%
6.4%
5.8%
8.4%
9.3%
15.1%
8.0%
4.9%
5.2%
MAR r
2015
6.1%
5.9%
5.1%
5.4%
8.6%
6.3%
5.3%
6.8%
7.1%
6.7%
5.7%
5.3%
5.4%
8.7%
10.1%
6.3%
5.7%
5.7%
7.9%
8.7%
7.0%
7.1%
5.8%
5.3%
6.3%
8.8%
5.8%
5.0%
6.7%
6.0%
6.7%
6.7%
5.6%
11.7%
7.6%
6.7%
6.0%
6.5%
5.6%
6.4%
6.7%
7.5%
4.8%
5.5%
11.1%
7.7%
5.4%
7.5%
6.9%
5.8%
6.6%
9.4%
5.9%
5.7%
9.2%
6.6%
7.1%
5.7%
5.7%
4.0%
5.0%
7.3%
6.3%
6.2%
5.1%
6.9%
8.2%
13.4%
7.6%
5.5%
5.6%
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 2015 benchmark.