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Monthly Unemployment Rates [back to top]
NUMBERS ARE NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
  Charlotte County Florida United States
Annual 2017      
February 5.2% 4.7% 4.9%
January 5.8% 5.2% 5.1%
 
Annual 2016  5.3% 4.9%  4.9%
December 5.1% 4.7% 4.5%
November 5.4% 4.8% 4.4%
October 5.5% 4.9% 4.7%
September 5.6% 5.0% 4.8%
August 5.3% 4.9% 5.0%
July 5.6% 5.1% 5.1%
June 5.2% 4.9% 5.1%
May 4.7% 4.4% 4.5%
April 4.9% 4.5% 4.7%
March 5.1% 4.7% 5.1%
February 5.2% 4.7% 5.2%
January 5.1% 5.1% 5.3%
 
Annual 2015 5.9%  5.4% 5.3%
December 5.1% 4.7% 4.8%
November 5.3% 4.9% 4.8%
October 5.7% 5.1% 5.0%
September 5.9% 5.3% 4.9%
August 6.1% 5.6% 5.2%
July 6.3% 5.8% 5.6%
June 5.8% 5.5% 5.5%
May 6.0% 5.6% 5.3%
April 5.7% 5.2% 5.1%
March 6.0% 5.5% 5.6%
February 6.1% 5.5% 5.8%
January 6.4% 5.8% 6.1%
 
Annual 2014 6.0% 6.1% 6.2%
December 5.1% 5.4% 5.4%
November 5.6% 5.6% 5.5%
October 6.0% 5.8% 5.5%
September 6.2% 6.1% 5.7%
August 7.3% 6.7% 6.3%
July 6.6% 6.6% 6.5%
June 6.0% 6.2% 6.3%
May 5.9% 6.1% 6.1%
April 6.2% 6.0% 5.9%
March 6.1% 6.4% 6.8%
February 6.2% 6.3% 7.0%
January 6.3% 6.3% 7.0%
 
Annual 2013 7.2% 7.2% 7.4%
December 5.8% 5.9% 6.5%
November 6.3% 6.2% 6.6%
October 6.6% 6.6% 7.0%
September 6.9% 7.4% 7.0%
August 7.1% 7.1% 7.3%
July 7.4% 7.4% 7.7%
June 7.3% 7.4% 7.1%
May 7.1% 7.3% 7.3%
April 6.7% 6.8% 7.1%
March 6.8% 7.0% 7.6%
February 7.4% 7.5% 8.1%
January 8.1% 8.0% 8.5%
Annual Unemployment Rates [back to top]
  Charlotte County Florida United States
2016 Annual 5.8% 4.9% 4.9%
2015 Annual 5.8% 5.4% 5.3%
2014 Annual 6.0% 6.1% 6.2%
2013 Annual 7.2% 7.2% 7.4%
2012 Annual 8.8% 8.6% 8.1%
2011 Annual 10.8% 10.5% 8.9%
2010 Annual 11.9% 11.3% 9.6%
2009 Annual 11.5% 10.2% 9.3%
2008 Annual 8.0% 6.2% 5.8%

 

Monthly Unemployment Comparison for Charlotte County/Florida/US [back to top]

Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Local Area Unemployment Statistics Program, in cooperation with the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, Labor Market Statistics Center.

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