County Unemployment Rates
DEC 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.
DEC p
2015
2,154,771
2,143,988
25,242
85,311
8,499
8,598
24,586
4,732
9,052
46,060
15,067
11,056
19,199
4,301
7,937
5,409
5,649
20,224
23,324
4,626
4,350
15,099
6,293
36,184
19,572
15,239
28,671
36,069
14,321
43,216
6,412
13,611
10,764
2,953
6,283
6,751
44,641
23,507
312,099
5,624
42,184
13,842
72,039
39,052
3,844
7,941
169,247
7,380
12,262
40,231
181,538
7,154
103,930
55,060
3,519
7,547
14,863
9,396
24,863
106,458
38,356
5,054
34,988
18,312
99,728
26,002
6,698
2,805
9,167
157,833,000
157,245,000
NOV r
2015
2,145,762
2,150,685
25,293
85,751
8,506
8,610
24,679
4,755
9,049
46,156
15,085
11,121
19,268
4,302
7,836
5,412
5,661
20,201
23,382
4,601
4,339
15,193
6,333
36,265
19,613
15,255
28,542
36,135
14,345
43,264
6,430
13,619
10,794
2,945
6,266
6,780
44,783
23,494
313,456
5,638
42,210
13,857
72,415
39,112
3,848
7,974
169,740
7,275
12,243
40,327
181,965
7,124
104,053
55,151
3,463
7,606
14,970
9,435
24,831
106,926
38,526
5,058
34,982
18,366
100,032
26,051
6,700
2,744
9,221
157,367,000
157,340,000
DEC r
2014
2,130,694
2,122,742
25,150
83,633
8,427
8,478
24,331
4,626
9,124
46,059
15,061
11,126
18,971
4,297
7,895
5,314
5,677
19,813
23,990
4,459
4,267
15,308
6,110
34,846
19,924
15,071
28,083
36,033
13,918
43,052
6,114
13,458
10,670
2,891
6,090
6,726
44,554
22,961
309,643
5,416
43,261
13,696
71,001
38,605
3,822
8,013
167,929
7,397
11,849
38,830
180,547
7,253
103,911
54,820
3,329
7,390
14,578
9,052
24,321
105,590
38,036
5,070
34,103
17,592
97,261
25,574
6,446
2,748
9,151
156,129,000
155,521,000
DEC p
2015
2,021,864
2,018,569
23,985
80,601
7,764
8,033
23,319
4,349
8,387
43,050
14,219
10,493
18,156
3,928
6,993
5,096
5,330
19,063
21,637
4,200
4,085
14,112
5,919
34,385
18,387
13,872
26,955
34,316
13,336
40,710
5,960
12,788
10,184
2,640
5,807
6,331
42,079
22,037
294,726
5,298
39,411
12,816
68,512
37,026
3,433
7,336
160,669
6,736
11,436
38,028
169,151
6,449
97,902
51,995
3,137
7,091
13,919
8,892
23,426
102,098
36,451
4,657
32,788
17,264
94,377
24,075
6,097
2,377
8,492
149,929,000
149,703,000
NOV r
2015
2,017,743
2,028,074
24,048
81,318
7,785
8,079
23,467
4,352
8,419
43,113
14,271
10,555
18,257
3,942
6,992
5,115
5,354
19,099
21,709
4,200
4,087
14,238
5,954
34,535
18,474
13,908
26,918
34,409
13,402
40,776
5,984
12,834
10,236
2,653
5,843
6,366
42,262
22,083
296,416
5,317
39,575
12,873
69,019
37,173
3,439
7,395
161,313
6,775
11,449
38,227
170,028
6,444
98,098
52,195
3,153
7,138
14,056
8,933
23,452
102,697
36,672
4,682
32,842
17,353
95,020
24,235
6,116
2,368
8,585
149,444,000
149,766,000
DEC r
2014
2,001,069
2,005,276
23,997
79,235
7,704
7,992
23,163
4,237
8,478
43,166
14,271
10,604
18,006
3,974
7,040
4,985
5,373
18,790
22,179
4,065
3,969
14,252
5,774
33,187
18,757
13,667
26,534
34,375
12,966
40,725
5,756
12,616
10,090
2,585
5,626
6,314
42,093
21,594
293,748
5,103
40,414
12,759
67,922
36,699
3,419
7,451
159,523
6,911
11,073
36,659
168,994
6,570
98,048
51,891
3,014
6,926
13,660
8,534
22,998
101,762
36,308
4,709
32,032
16,556
92,732
23,985
5,897
2,354
8,485
147,442,000
147,190,000
DEC p
2015
132,907
125,419
1,257
4,710
735
565
1,267
383
665
3,010
848
563
1,043
373
944
313
319
1,161
1,687
426
265
987
374
1,799
1,185
1,367
1,716
1,753
985
2,506
452
823
580
313
476
420
2,562
1,470
17,373
326
2,773
1,026
3,527
2,026
411
605
8,578
644
826
2,203
12,387
705
6,028
3,065
382
456
944
504
1,437
4,360
1,905
397
2,200
1,048
5,351
1,927
601
428
675
7,904,000
7,542,000
NOV r
2015
128,019
121,282
1,245
4,433
721
531
1,212
403
630
3,043
814
566
1,011
360
844
297
307
1,102
1,673
401
252
955
379
1,730
1,139
1,347
1,624
1,726
943
2,488
446
785
558
292
423
414
2,521
1,411
17,040
321
2,635
984
3,396
1,939
409
579
8,427
500
794
2,100
11,937
680
5,955
2,956
310
468
914
502
1,379
4,229
1,854
376
2,140
1,013
5,012
1,816
584
376
636
7,924,000
7,573,000
DEC r
2014
129,625
117,466
1,153
4,398
723
486
1,168
389
646
2,893
790
522
965
323
855
329
304
1,023
1,811
394
298
1,056
336
1,659
1,167
1,404
1,549
1,658
952
2,327
358
842
580
306
464
412
2,461
1,367
15,895
313
2,847
937
3,079
1,906
403
562
8,406
486
776
2,171
11,553
683
5,863
2,929
315
464
918
518
1,323
3,828
1,728
361
2,071
1,036
4,529
1,589
549
394
666
8,688,000
8,331,000
DEC p
2015
6.2%
5.8%
5.0%
5.5%
8.6%
6.6%
5.2%
8.1%
7.3%
6.5%
5.6%
5.1%
5.4%
8.7%
11.9%
5.8%
5.6%
5.7%
7.2%
9.2%
6.1%
6.5%
5.9%
5.0%
6.1%
9.0%
6.0%
4.9%
6.9%
5.8%
7.0%
6.0%
5.4%
10.6%
7.6%
6.2%
5.7%
6.3%
5.6%
5.8%
6.6%
7.4%
4.9%
5.2%
10.7%
7.6%
5.1%
8.7%
6.7%
5.5%
6.8%
9.9%
5.8%
5.6%
10.9%
6.0%
6.4%
5.4%
5.8%
4.1%
5.0%
7.9%
6.3%
5.7%
5.4%
7.4%
9.0%
15.3%
7.4%
5.0%
4.8%
NOV r
2015
6.0%
5.6%
4.9%
5.2%
8.5%
6.2%
4.9%
8.5%
7.0%
6.6%
5.4%
5.1%
5.2%
8.4%
10.8%
5.5%
5.4%
5.5%
7.2%
8.7%
5.8%
6.3%
6.0%
4.8%
5.8%
8.8%
5.7%
4.8%
6.6%
5.8%
6.9%
5.8%
5.2%
9.9%
6.8%
6.1%
5.6%
6.0%
5.4%
5.7%
6.2%
7.1%
4.7%
5.0%
10.6%
7.3%
5.0%
6.9%
6.5%
5.2%
6.6%
9.5%
5.7%
5.4%
9.0%
6.2%
6.1%
5.3%
5.6%
4.0%
4.8%
7.4%
6.1%
5.5%
5.0%
7.0%
8.7%
13.7%
6.9%
5.0%
4.8%
DEC r
2014
6.1%
5.5%
4.6%
5.3%
8.6%
5.7%
4.8%
8.4%
7.1%
6.3%
5.2%
4.7%
5.1%
7.5%
10.8%
6.2%
5.4%
5.2%
7.5%
8.8%
7.0%
6.9%
5.5%
4.8%
5.9%
9.3%
5.5%
4.6%
6.8%
5.4%
5.9%
6.3%
5.4%
10.6%
7.6%
6.1%
5.5%
6.0%
5.1%
5.8%
6.6%
6.8%
4.3%
4.9%
10.5%
7.0%
5.0%
6.6%
6.5%
5.6%
6.4%
9.4%
5.6%
5.3%
9.5%
6.3%
6.3%
5.7%
5.4%
3.6%
4.5%
7.1%
6.1%
5.9%
4.7%
6.2%
8.5%
14.3%
7.3%
5.6%
5.4%
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.