County Unemployment Rates
APR 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.
APR p
2016
2,180,935
2,158,491
25,408
89,420
8,472
8,504
24,419
4,589
9,098
45,985
15,012
11,186
19,001
4,244
7,831
5,546
5,699
20,463
23,698
4,622
4,405
15,238
6,275
36,830
19,784
15,495
28,759
36,221
14,580
44,125
6,465
13,631
10,799
2,830
6,041
6,739
44,906
23,531
311,119
5,581
43,145
13,772
72,572
39,828
3,781
7,892
170,770
7,389
12,544
40,723
184,848
7,129
103,771
55,063
3,453
7,853
15,074
9,562
24,232
107,378
38,343
4,958
35,516
18,489
99,434
25,685
6,600
2,771
9,364
158,924,000
158,488,000
MAR r
2016
2,176,102
2,155,709
25,347
88,789
8,505
8,504
24,410
4,685
9,115
46,232
15,028
11,143
19,038
4,344
7,960
5,589
5,718
20,556
23,619
4,660
4,426
15,314
6,337
36,829
19,855
15,558
28,813
36,075
14,584
43,880
6,504
13,687
10,837
2,843
6,138
6,724
44,728
23,521
309,933
5,643
42,934
13,833
72,257
39,824
3,802
7,897
170,537
7,458
12,551
40,731
184,019
7,200
103,378
55,103
3,521
7,902
15,108
9,563
24,274
106,819
38,256
5,019
35,566
18,511
99,675
25,638
6,682
2,832
9,347
159,286,000
158,854,000
APR r
2015
2,141,864
2,139,605
25,193
87,198
8,645
8,460
24,220
4,588
9,156
46,001
15,018
11,155
18,851
4,349
7,970
5,529
5,614
20,180
23,590
4,666
4,414
15,289
6,223
36,058
19,798
15,611
28,521
35,993
14,584
42,993
6,352
13,538
10,742
2,844
5,941
6,736
44,914
23,241
308,633
5,592
42,713
13,719
71,327
39,377
3,763
7,910
169,033
7,302
12,432
40,256
183,045
7,344
103,261
54,873
3,465
7,714
14,950
9,408
24,219
106,337
38,098
5,149
35,194
18,430
97,717
25,387
6,607
2,772
9,404
157,032,000
156,554,000
APR p
2016
2,047,547
2,040,788
24,203
85,092
7,790
7,996
23,190
4,329
8,488
43,195
14,233
10,666
18,035
3,889
7,052
5,232
5,392
19,316
22,148
4,261
4,156
14,292
5,910
35,042
18,688
14,204
27,145
34,597
13,706
41,779
6,049
12,883
10,199
2,557
5,628
6,337
42,522
22,155
294,365
5,284
40,550
12,856
69,170
37,890
3,396
7,336
162,645
6,898
11,755
38,652
173,407
6,488
98,201
52,239
3,149
7,366
14,222
9,082
22,982
103,052
36,525
4,603
33,363
17,501
94,371
23,869
6,097
2,417
8,703
151,004,000
151,075,000
MAR r
2016
2,041,999
2,023,305
23,966
83,851
7,772
7,927
23,005
4,388
8,427
43,006
14,152
10,551
17,932
3,949
7,101
5,234
5,359
19,245
21,931
4,251
4,138
14,246
5,938
34,801
18,629
14,154
27,002
34,216
13,606
41,165
6,032
12,820
10,167
2,544
5,688
6,277
42,035
22,010
291,258
5,297
40,095
12,794
68,404
37,641
3,380
7,278
161,323
6,885
11,668
38,371
171,215
6,472
97,205
51,904
3,177
7,381
14,129
9,028
22,838
101,948
36,150
4,625
33,158
17,383
93,970
23,606
6,125
2,440
8,640
151,320,000
150,738,000
APR r
2015
2,011,612
2,022,247
24,023
82,983
7,957
7,939
23,015
4,305
8,506
43,118
14,216
10,618
17,894
3,961
7,106
5,217
5,312
19,107
21,886
4,271
4,138
14,290
5,875
34,329
18,641
14,325
26,990
34,347
13,704
40,617
5,950
12,755
10,156
2,552
5,528
6,321
42,460
21,864
292,402
5,263
40,075
12,778
68,116
37,423
3,366
7,337
160,701
6,752
11,635
38,129
171,733
6,675
97,494
51,964
3,152
7,248
14,097
8,898
22,906
102,363
36,274
4,770
33,102
17,383
92,979
23,704
6,099
2,394
8,761
148,509,000
148,587,000
APR p
2016
133,388
117,703
1,205
4,328
682
508
1,229
260
610
2,790
779
520
966
355
779
314
307
1,147
1,550
361
249
946
365
1,788
1,096
1,291
1,614
1,624
874
2,346
416
748
600
273
413
402
2,384
1,376
16,754
297
2,595
916
3,402
1,938
385
556
8,125
491
789
2,071
11,441
641
5,570
2,824
304
487
852
480
1,250
4,326
1,818
355
2,153
988
5,063
1,816
503
354
661
7,920,000
7,413,000
MAR r
2016
134,103
132,404
1,381
4,938
733
577
1,405
297
688
3,226
876
592
1,106
395
859
355
359
1,311
1,688
409
288
1,068
399
2,028
1,226
1,404
1,811
1,859
978
2,715
472
867
670
299
450
447
2,693
1,511
18,675
346
2,839
1,039
3,853
2,183
422
619
9,214
573
883
2,360
12,804
728
6,173
3,199
344
521
979
535
1,436
4,871
2,106
394
2,408
1,128
5,705
2,032
557
392
707
7,966,000
8,116,000
APR r
2015
130,252
117,358
1,170
4,215
688
521
1,205
283
650
2,883
802
537
957
388
864
312
302
1,073
1,704
395
276
999
348
1,729
1,157
1,286
1,531
1,646
880
2,376
402
783
586
292
413
415
2,454
1,377
16,231
329
2,638
941
3,211
1,954
397
573
8,332
550
797
2,127
11,312
669
5,767
2,909
313
466
853
510
1,313
3,974
1,824
379
2,092
1,047
4,738
1,683
508
378
643
8,523,000
7,966,000
APR p
2016
6.1%
5.5%
4.7%
4.8%
8.1%
6.0%
5.0%
5.7%
6.7%
6.1%
5.2%
4.6%
5.1%
8.4%
9.9%
5.7%
5.4%
5.6%
6.5%
7.8%
5.7%
6.2%
5.8%
4.9%
5.5%
8.3%
5.6%
4.5%
6.0%
5.3%
6.4%
5.5%
5.6%
9.6%
6.8%
6.0%
5.3%
5.8%
5.4%
5.3%
6.0%
6.7%
4.7%
4.9%
10.2%
7.0%
4.8%
6.6%
6.3%
5.1%
6.2%
9.0%
5.4%
5.1%
8.8%
6.2%
5.7%
5.0%
5.2%
4.0%
4.7%
7.2%
6.1%
5.3%
5.1%
7.1%
7.6%
12.8%
7.1%
5.0%
4.7%
MAR r
2016
6.2%
6.1%
5.4%
5.6%
8.6%
6.8%
5.8%
6.3%
7.5%
7.0%
5.8%
5.3%
5.8%
9.1%
10.8%
6.4%
6.3%
6.4%
7.1%
8.8%
6.5%
7.0%
6.3%
5.5%
6.2%
9.0%
6.3%
5.2%
6.7%
6.2%
7.3%
6.3%
6.2%
10.5%
7.3%
6.6%
6.0%
6.4%
6.0%
6.1%
6.6%
7.5%
5.3%
5.5%
11.1%
7.8%
5.4%
7.7%
7.0%
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%
5.7%
7.9%
8.3%
13.8%
7.6%
5.0%
5.1%
APR r
2015
6.1%
5.5%
4.6%
4.8%
8.0%
6.2%
5.0%
6.2%
7.1%
6.3%
5.3%
4.8%
5.1%
8.9%
10.8%
5.6%
5.4%
5.3%
7.2%
8.5%
6.3%
6.5%
5.6%
4.8%
5.8%
8.2%
5.4%
4.6%
6.0%
5.5%
6.3%
5.8%
5.5%
10.3%
7.0%
6.2%
5.5%
5.9%
5.3%
5.9%
6.2%
6.9%
4.5%
5.0%
10.6%
7.2%
4.9%
7.5%
6.4%
5.3%
6.2%
9.1%
5.6%
5.3%
9.0%
6.0%
5.7%
5.4%
5.4%
3.7%
4.8%
7.4%
5.9%
5.7%
4.8%
6.6%
7.7%
13.6%
6.8%
5.4%
5.1%
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 2015 benchmark.