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NOV 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.
NOV p
2016
2,194,754
2,199,462
25,959
89,339
8,421
8,716
25,079
4,910
9,181
46,528
15,624
11,341
19,624
4,324
7,969
5,677
5,922
20,573
23,910
4,636
4,453
15,635
6,739
38,253
20,125
15,549
29,594
36,909
14,818
44,477
6,550
13,896
11,075
2,940
6,432
6,843
45,088
23,843
317,230
5,722
43,437
14,034
75,154
40,966
3,898
8,164
174,962
7,806
12,910
41,698
187,046
7,324
105,784
56,039
3,576
8,147
15,614
9,440
24,804
109,427
39,209
5,254
34,907
18,948
101,569
26,104
6,894
2,865
9,577
159,486,000
159,451,000
OCT r
2016
2,182,193
2,212,421
26,177
90,591
8,572
8,747
25,262
5,058
9,275
46,809
15,706
11,501
19,720
4,405
8,017
5,779
6,076
20,865
23,951
4,738
4,498
15,944
6,886
38,642
20,456
15,787
30,047
37,147
15,048
44,605
6,613
13,983
11,374
2,972
6,583
6,961
45,569
24,124
317,150
5,795
43,561
14,191
75,401
41,109
3,934
8,214
175,098
7,921
13,053
42,238
187,806
7,428
106,159
56,346
3,637
8,299
15,775
9,606
24,847
109,404
39,289
5,316
35,194
19,205
102,142
26,226
6,930
2,903
9,760
159,712,000
159,783,000
NOV r
2015
2,144,046
2,149,027
25,416
86,533
8,457
8,533
24,392
4,775
9,054
45,843
15,106
11,097
19,092
4,280
7,818
5,423
5,620
20,159
23,638
4,592
4,359
15,192
6,318
36,167
19,491
15,267
28,584
36,244
14,412
43,537
6,428
13,643
10,681
2,888
6,101
6,676
44,559
23,475
311,244
5,628
42,775
13,803
72,064
39,850
3,816
7,985
170,924
7,257
12,415
40,306
183,329
7,095
104,055
55,032
3,451
7,870
14,927
9,439
24,314
107,213
38,343
5,036
35,015
18,380
99,278
25,639
6,725
2,743
9,232
157,367,000
157,340,000
NOV p
2016
2,065,967
2,076,000
24,679
84,713
7,745
8,184
23,812
4,538
8,593
43,642
14,846
10,783
18,603
3,954
7,103
5,355
5,593
19,437
22,366
4,266
4,167
14,620
6,354
36,474
19,031
14,205
27,874
35,171
13,895
41,971
6,128
13,118
10,473
2,644
5,967
6,401
42,606
22,430
299,829
5,421
40,855
13,147
71,636
38,923
3,507
7,568
166,373
7,236
12,095
39,570
174,525
6,687
99,951
53,117
3,224
7,641
14,643
8,954
23,519
104,948
37,250
4,868
32,545
17,966
96,267
24,323
6,303
2,454
8,916
152,085,000
152,385,000
OCT r
2016
2,058,443
2,079,955
24,762
85,594
7,839
8,161
23,871
4,665
8,632
43,743
14,835
10,887
18,624
4,015
7,148
5,434
5,692
19,614
22,352
4,332
4,209
14,859
6,490
36,631
19,235
14,333
28,214
35,241
14,051
41,874
6,154
13,133
10,704
2,672
6,085
6,502
42,912
22,595
298,271
5,465
40,922
13,236
71,579
38,913
3,526
7,585
165,947
7,328
12,181
39,905
174,910
6,757
99,902
53,185
3,271
7,728
14,738
9,041
23,444
104,466
37,144
4,922
32,735
18,085
96,495
24,312
6,334
2,504
9,029
151,925,000
152,335,000
NOV r
2015
2,011,267
2,026,373
24,159
81,980
7,741
7,997
23,175
4,369
8,418
42,774
14,287
10,527
18,071
3,917
6,975
5,121
5,310
19,046
21,946
4,192
4,103
14,220
5,939
34,410
18,349
13,914
26,947
34,506
13,477
41,019
5,977
12,849
10,122
2,597
5,676
6,259
41,998
22,043
294,027
5,306
40,106
12,814
68,597
37,860
3,405
7,401
162,363
6,757
11,615
38,177
171,261
6,413
98,091
52,048
3,141
7,383
13,984
8,936
22,927
102,903
36,471
4,665
32,838
17,362
94,215
23,803
6,138
2,369
8,591
149,444,000
149,766,000
NOV p
2016
128,787
123,462
1,280
4,626
676
532
1,267
372
588
2,886
778
558
1,021
370
866
322
329
1,136
1,544
370
286
1,015
385
1,779
1,094
1,344
1,720
1,738
923
2,506
422
778
602
296
465
442
2,482
1,413
17,401
301
2,582
887
3,518
2,043
391
596
8,589
570
815
2,128
12,521
637
5,833
2,922
352
506
971
486
1,285
4,479
1,959
386
2,362
982
5,302
1,781
591
411
661
7,400,000
7,066,000
OCT r
2016
123,750
132,466
1,415
4,997
733
586
1,391
393
643
3,066
871
614
1,096
390
869
345
384
1,251
1,599
406
289
1,085
396
2,011
1,221
1,454
1,833
1,906
997
2,731
459
850
670
300
498
459
2,657
1,529
18,879
330
2,639
955
3,822
2,196
408
629
9,151
593
872
2,333
12,896
671
6,257
3,161
366
571
1,037
565
1,403
4,938
2,145
394
2,459
1,120
5,647
1,914
596
399
731
7,787,000
7,447,000
NOV r
2015
132,779
122,654
1,257
4,553
716
536
1,217
406
636
3,069
819
570
1,021
363
843
302
310
1,113
1,692
400
256
972
379
1,757
1,142
1,353
1,637
1,738
935
2,518
451
794
559
291
425
417
2,561
1,432
17,217
322
2,669
989
3,467
1,990
411
584
8,561
500
800
2,129
12,068
682
5,964
2,984
310
487
943
503
1,387
4,310
1,872
371
2,177
1,018
5,063
1,836
587
374
641
7,924,000
7,573,000
NOV p
2016
5.9%
5.6%
4.9%
5.2%
8.0%
6.1%
5.1%
7.6%
6.4%
6.2%
5.0%
4.9%
5.2%
8.6%
10.9%
5.7%
5.6%
5.5%
6.5%
8.0%
6.4%
6.5%
5.7%
4.7%
5.4%
8.6%
5.8%
4.7%
6.2%
5.6%
6.4%
5.6%
5.4%
10.1%
7.2%
6.5%
5.5%
5.9%
5.5%
5.3%
5.9%
6.3%
4.7%
5.0%
10.0%
7.3%
4.9%
7.3%
6.3%
5.1%
6.7%
8.7%
5.5%
5.2%
9.8%
6.2%
6.2%
5.1%
5.2%
4.1%
5.0%
7.3%
6.8%
5.2%
5.2%
6.8%
8.6%
14.3%
6.9%
4.6%
4.4%
OCT r
2016
5.7%
6.0%
5.4%
5.5%
8.6%
6.7%
5.5%
7.8%
6.9%
6.6%
5.5%
5.3%
5.6%
8.9%
10.8%
6.0%
6.3%
6.0%
6.7%
8.6%
6.4%
6.8%
5.8%
5.2%
6.0%
9.2%
6.1%
5.1%
6.6%
6.1%
6.9%
6.1%
5.9%
10.1%
7.6%
6.6%
5.8%
6.3%
6.0%
5.7%
6.1%
6.7%
5.1%
5.3%
10.4%
7.7%
5.2%
7.5%
6.7%
5.5%
6.9%
9.0%
5.9%
5.6%
10.1%
6.9%
6.6%
5.9%
5.6%
4.5%
5.5%
7.4%
7.0%
5.8%
5.5%
7.3%
8.6%
13.7%
7.5%
4.8%
4.7%
NOV r
2015
6.2%
5.7%
4.9%
5.3%
8.5%
6.3%
5.0%
8.5%
7.0%
6.7%
5.4%
5.1%
5.3%
8.5%
10.8%
5.6%
5.5%
5.5%
7.2%
8.7%
5.9%
6.4%
6.0%
4.9%
5.9%
8.9%
5.7%
4.8%
6.5%
5.8%
7.0%
5.8%
5.2%
10.1%
7.0%
6.2%
5.7%
6.1%
5.5%
5.7%
6.2%
7.2%
4.8%
5.0%
10.8%
7.3%
5.0%
6.9%
6.4%
5.3%
6.6%
9.6%
5.7%
5.4%
9.0%
6.2%
6.3%
5.3%
5.7%
4.0%
4.9%
7.4%
6.2%
5.5%
5.1%
7.2%
8.7%
13.6%
6.9%
5.0%
4.8%
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.