County Unemployment Rates
MAY 2015 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.
MAY p
2015
2,170,900
2,176,934
25,673
88,844
8,556
8,698
25,024
4,682
9,274
46,875
15,294
11,581
19,417
4,522
8,148
5,555
5,900
20,218
23,650
4,724
4,438
15,872
6,354
36,239
20,018
16,127
28,884
36,693
14,441
43,910
6,334
13,648
10,876
3,013
6,163
6,860
45,013
23,649
316,631
5,619
42,793
14,083
72,054
39,605
3,918
8,170
172,137
7,652
12,122
40,206
186,652
7,564
105,539
55,898
3,504
7,479
14,898
9,477
25,072
107,938
38,996
5,249
36,101
18,333
98,677
26,325
6,660
2,828
9,589
157,469,000
157,719,000
APR r
2015
2,156,874
2,150,821
25,519
86,671
8,419
8,574
24,618
4,600
9,204
46,438
15,136
11,414
19,119
4,456
7,975
5,468
5,818
20,002
23,430
4,635
4,384
15,569
6,284
35,848
19,865
15,817
28,412
36,532
14,184
43,214
6,290
13,547
10,822
2,967
6,122
6,820
44,982
23,322
312,309
5,555
42,324
13,814
71,706
39,119
3,859
8,083
169,930
7,583
11,995
39,656
183,732
7,434
105,097
55,166
3,443
7,477
14,785
9,344
24,701
106,594
38,466
5,168
35,621
18,070
98,759
25,905
6,503
2,738
9,415
157,072,000
156,554,000
MAY r
2014
2,139,748
2,152,232
25,460
87,402
8,769
8,538
24,541
4,538
9,265
47,204
15,161
11,369
19,019
4,498
8,102
5,458
5,727
20,185
24,005
4,666
4,437
15,802
6,158
35,540
20,410
15,965
28,554
36,502
14,234
43,786
6,261
13,604
10,655
2,975
6,036
6,761
44,722
23,323
312,016
5,526
43,379
13,995
70,555
38,796
3,919
8,202
168,963
7,593
12,104
39,515
185,639
7,662
105,205
56,033
3,386
7,368
14,634
9,142
24,673
106,070
38,350
5,312
35,011
18,365
96,343
25,925
6,555
2,862
9,506
155,629,000
155,841,000
MAY p
2015
2,038,731
2,042,837
24,308
84,121
7,761
8,120
23,637
4,358
8,596
43,570
14,353
10,958
18,326
4,090
7,138
5,198
5,555
19,004
21,710
4,279
4,133
14,746
5,984
34,286
18,720
14,573
27,139
34,804
13,377
41,220
5,883
12,772
10,212
2,681
5,684
6,378
42,208
22,060
298,255
5,239
39,693
12,989
68,366
37,439
3,457
7,482
162,594
7,059
11,208
37,817
173,615
6,824
98,990
52,622
3,137
6,977
13,934
8,891
23,567
103,386
36,933
4,769
33,746
17,146
93,025
24,459
6,038
2,387
8,853
148,795,000
149,349,000
APR r
2015
2,031,741
2,035,970
24,371
82,628
7,734
8,065
23,433
4,322
8,567
43,619
14,346
10,884
18,180
4,075
7,116
5,166
5,522
18,950
21,765
4,240
4,114
14,597
5,939
34,164
18,720
14,545
26,906
34,909
13,307
40,895
5,898
12,779
10,244
2,677
5,714
6,412
42,593
21,983
296,403
5,227
39,751
12,889
68,589
37,237
3,464
7,519
161,819
7,041
11,209
37,582
172,675
6,772
99,398
52,315
3,131
7,034
13,967
8,838
23,404
102,722
36,675
4,788
33,593
17,038
94,104
24,267
6,000
2,362
8,781
148,523,000
148,587,000
MAY r
2014
1,991,243
2,009,815
24,035
82,542
7,830
7,950
23,055
4,186
8,490
43,468
14,176
10,719
17,860
4,084
7,127
5,088
5,359
18,880
22,135
4,180
4,036
14,595
5,751
33,437
18,948
14,158
26,624
34,471
13,054
40,718
5,775
12,599
9,958
2,585
5,418
6,275
41,833
21,649
292,792
5,133
40,434
12,871
66,810
36,458
3,400
7,467
158,734
7,002
11,179
36,970
171,708
6,825
98,145
52,411
2,982
6,733
13,639
8,553
23,126
101,467
36,201
4,871
32,348
16,958
90,680
23,952
5,891
2,350
8,680
145,868,000
146,398,000
MAY p
2015
132,169
134,097
1,365
4,723
795
578
1,387
324
678
3,305
941
623
1,091
432
1,010
357
345
1,214
1,940
445
305
1,126
370
1,953
1,298
1,554
1,745
1,889
1,064
2,690
451
876
664
332
479
482
2,805
1,589
18,376
380
3,100
1,094
3,688
2,166
461
688
9,543
593
914
2,389
13,037
740
6,549
3,276
367
502
964
586
1,505
4,552
2,063
480
2,355
1,187
5,652
1,866
622
441
736
8,674,000
8,370,000
APR r
2015
125,133
114,851
1,148
4,043
685
509
1,185
278
637
2,819
790
530
939
381
859
302
296
1,052
1,665
395
270
972
345
1,684
1,145
1,272
1,506
1,623
877
2,319
392
768
578
290
408
408
2,389
1,339
15,906
328
2,573
925
3,117
1,882
395
564
8,111
542
786
2,074
11,057
662
5,699
2,851
312
443
818
506
1,297
3,872
1,791
380
2,028
1,032
4,655
1,638
503
376
634
8,549,000
7,966,000
MAY r
2014
148,505
142,417
1,425
4,860
939
588
1,486
352
775
3,736
985
650
1,159
414
975
370
368
1,305
1,870
486
401
1,207
407
2,103
1,462
1,807
1,930
2,031
1,180
3,068
486
1,005
697
390
618
486
2,889
1,674
19,224
393
2,945
1,124
3,745
2,338
519
735
10,229
591
925
2,545
13,931
837
7,060
3,622
404
635
995
589
1,547
4,603
2,149
441
2,663
1,407
5,663
1,973
664
512
826
9,761,000
9,443,000
MAY p
2015
6.1%
6.2%
5.3%
5.3%
9.3%
6.6%
5.5%
6.9%
7.3%
7.1%
6.2%
5.4%
5.6%
9.6%
12.4%
6.4%
5.8%
6.0%
8.2%
9.4%
6.9%
7.1%
5.8%
5.4%
6.5%
9.6%
6.0%
5.1%
7.4%
6.1%
7.1%
6.4%
6.1%
11.0%
7.8%
7.0%
6.2%
6.7%
5.8%
6.8%
7.2%
7.8%
5.1%
5.5%
11.8%
8.4%
5.5%
7.7%
7.5%
5.9%
7.0%
9.8%
6.2%
5.9%
10.5%
6.7%
6.5%
6.2%
6.0%
4.2%
5.3%
9.1%
6.5%
6.5%
5.7%
7.1%
9.3%
15.6%
7.7%
5.5%
5.3%
APR r
2015
5.8%
5.3%
4.5%
4.7%
8.1%
5.9%
4.8%
6.0%
6.9%
6.1%
5.2%
4.6%
4.9%
8.6%
10.8%
5.5%
5.1%
5.3%
7.1%
8.5%
6.2%
6.2%
5.5%
4.7%
5.8%
8.0%
5.3%
4.4%
6.2%
5.4%
6.2%
5.7%
5.3%
9.8%
6.7%
6.0%
5.3%
5.7%
5.1%
5.9%
6.1%
6.7%
4.3%
4.8%
10.2%
7.0%
4.8%
7.1%
6.6%
5.2%
6.0%
8.9%
5.4%
5.2%
9.1%
5.9%
5.5%
5.4%
5.3%
3.6%
4.7%
7.4%
5.7%
5.7%
4.7%
6.3%
7.7%
13.7%
6.7%
5.4%
5.1%
MAY r
2014
6.9%
6.6%
5.6%
5.6%
10.7%
6.9%
6.1%
7.8%
8.4%
7.9%
6.5%
5.7%
6.1%
9.2%
12.0%
6.8%
6.4%
6.5%
7.8%
10.4%
9.0%
7.6%
6.6%
5.9%
7.2%
11.3%
6.8%
5.6%
8.3%
7.0%
7.8%
7.4%
6.5%
13.1%
10.2%
7.2%
6.5%
7.2%
6.2%
7.1%
6.8%
8.0%
5.3%
6.0%
13.2%
9.0%
6.1%
7.8%
7.6%
6.4%
7.5%
10.9%
6.7%
6.5%
11.9%
8.6%
6.8%
6.4%
6.3%
4.3%
5.6%
8.3%
7.6%
7.7%
5.9%
7.6%
10.1%
17.9%
8.7%
6.3%
6.1%
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 2014 benchmark.