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Annual Unemployment

Annual Average Unemployment Rate

What does this mean?

Annual Unemployment measures the percent of people who are able and actively looking for work, but who have not found it over the course of the year.

Why does this matter?

Unemployment is an indicator of economic health through demand for labor.

North Carolina Ranking
29 / 51

* Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Region Comparison

Annual Unemployment

Annual Unemployment