Historical Employment Data for Onslow County

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
January 2017
6.3%
59,546
63,297
3,751
December 2016
5.5%
61,571
64,957
3,386
November 2016
5.4%
61,737
65,071
3,334
October 2016
5.2%
61,445
64,640
3,195
September 2016
5.3%
61,017
64,251
3,234
August 2016
5.4%
61,211
64,516
3,305
July 2016
5.5%
59,458
62,728
3,270
June 2016
5.5%
61,694
65,087
3,393
May 2016
5.1%
61,511
64,648
3,137
April 2016
5.5%
61,251
64,620
3,369
March 2016
5.9%
60,923
64,517
3,594
February 2016
6.3%
59,940
63,716
3,776
January 2016
6.4%
59,369
63,169
3,800
December 2015
5.7%
60,202
63,634
3,432
November 2015
5.9%
60,754
64,338
3,584
October 2015
5.9%
60,888
64,480
3,592
September 2015
5.7%
60,385
63,827
3,442
August 2015
6.2%
60,971
64,751
3,780
July 2015
6.4%
61,348
65,274
3,926
June 2015
6.2%
61,138
64,929
3,791
May 2015
5.9%
61,752
65,395
3,643
April 2015
5.2%
62,043
65,269
3,226
March 2015
5.5%
60,831
64,177
3,346
February 2015
5.6%
60,503
63,891
3,388
January 2015
5.9%
60,050
63,593
3,543
December 2014
5.6%
63,127
66,662
3,535
November 2014
5.6%
63,929
67,509
3,580
October 2014
5.9%
64,206
67,994
3,788
September 2014
6.5%
63,302
67,417
4,115
August 2014
7.4%
62,446
67,067
4,621
July 2014
7.2%
63,550
68,126
4,576
June 2014
6.6%
63,351
67,532
4,181
May 2014
6.8%
63,876
68,220
4,344
April 2014
6.1%
63,437
67,307
3,870
March 2014
6.8%
62,754
67,021
4,267
February 2014
6.7%
62,293
66,467
4,174
January 2014
6.9%
62,638
66,960
4,322
December 2013
6.5%
63,121
67,224
4,103
November 2013
6.6%
63,902
68,120
4,218
October 2013
7.2%
63,291
67,848
4,557
September 2013
7.1%
63,249
67,740
4,491
August 2013
8.0%
62,809
67,834
5,025
July 2013
8.6%
63,346
68,794
5,448
June 2013
8.9%
62,259
67,800
5,541
May 2013
8.5%
63,240
68,615
5,375
April 2013
7.8%
63,303
68,241
4,938
March 2013
8.5%
62,604
67,925
5,321
February 2013
8.9%
62,742
68,326
5,584
January 2013
9.6%
62,557
68,562
6,005
December 2012
8.8%
63,074
68,625
5,551
November 2012
8.3%
64,234
69,565
5,331
October 2012
8.1%
64,195
69,395
5,200
September 2012
8.3%
63,409
68,672
5,263
August 2012
9.2%
61,154
66,780
5,626
July 2012
9.2%
62,901
68,688
5,787
June 2012
9.2%
62,671
68,437
5,766
May 2012
8.6%
63,200
68,635
5,435
April 2012
8.3%
62,848
68,064
5,216
March 2012
8.7%
62,400
67,829
5,429
February 2012
9.1%
61,629
67,237
5,608
January 2012
9.2%
61,833
67,522
5,689
December 2011
9.0%
58,831
64,126
5,295
November 2011
8.5%
59,255
64,292
5,037
October 2011
9.0%
59,545
64,904
5,359
September 2011
9.5%
59,125
64,742
5,617
August 2011
9.7%
59,149
64,886
5,737
July 2011
9.4%
59,585
65,186
5,601
June 2011
9.5%
59,343
64,981
5,638
May 2011
8.5%
59,805
64,888
5,083
April 2011
8.3%
59,871
64,840
4,969
March 2011
8.4%
59,632
64,641
5,009
February 2011
8.7%
59,253
64,408
5,155
January 2011
9.0%
58,621
63,897
5,276
December 2010
7.8%
59,277
63,901
4,624
November 2010
7.9%
59,625
64,335
4,710
October 2010
7.3%
60,430
64,841
4,411
September 2010
7.4%
60,758
65,254
4,496
August 2010
7.9%
59,817
64,543
4,726
July 2010
8.0%
60,501
65,341
4,840
June 2010
8.0%
61,203
66,099
4,896
May 2010
7.5%
62,383
67,062
4,679
April 2010
7.5%
62,469
67,154
4,685
March 2010
8.0%
61,183
66,078
4,895
February 2010
8.6%
60,415
65,611
5,196
January 2010
8.7%
59,571
64,754
5,183
December 2009
8.2%
56,494
61,127
4,633
November 2009
8.2%
56,762
61,416
4,654
October 2009
8.0%
56,618
61,147
4,529
September 2009
8.3%
55,769
60,398
4,629
August 2009
8.2%
55,642
60,205
4,563
July 2009
8.8%
56,423
61,388
4,965
June 2009
8.7%
58,923
64,049
5,126
May 2009
8.5%
58,535
63,510
4,975
April 2009
7.8%
58,312
62,860
4,548
March 2009
8.3%
57,426
62,192
4,766
February 2009
9.1%
57,148
62,348
5,200
January 2009
8.4%
57,492
62,321
4,829
December 2008
6.8%
57,785
61,714
3,929
November 2008
6.5%
58,154
61,934
3,780
October 2008
5.8%
58,423
61,812
3,389
September 2008
5.8%
58,381
61,767
3,386
August 2008
5.9%
58,446
61,894
3,448
July 2008
6.5%
58,758
62,577
3,819
June 2008
6.0%
58,267
61,763
3,496
May 2008
5.4%
58,369
61,521
3,152
April 2008
4.8%
58,237
61,032
2,795
March 2008
4.8%
58,221
61,016
2,795
February 2008
5.1%
57,664
60,605
2,941
January 2008
4.8%
57,895
60,674
2,779
December 2007
4.3%
59,237
61,784
2,547
November 2007
4.3%
59,910
62,486
2,576
October 2007
4.3%
59,807
62,379
2,572
September 2007
4.2%
59,117
61,600
2,483
August 2007
4.3%
58,766
61,293
2,527
July 2007
4.8%
59,113
61,950
2,837
June 2007
5.1%
58,545
61,531
2,986
May 2007
4.2%
58,737
61,204
2,467
April 2007
4.1%
58,036
60,415
2,379
March 2007
4.2%
58,417
60,871
2,454
February 2007
4.6%
57,782
60,440
2,658
January 2007
4.5%
57,193
59,767
2,574
December 2006
4.5%
57,939
60,546
2,607
November 2006
4.9%
58,036
60,880
2,844
October 2006
4.2%
57,694
60,117
2,423
September 2006
4.4%
56,431
58,914
2,483
August 2006
4.4%
57,073
59,584
2,511
July 2006
5.1%
56,004
58,860
2,856
June 2006
4.7%
55,731
58,350
2,619
May 2006
4.5%
56,464
59,005
2,541
April 2006
4.0%
56,081
58,324
2,243
March 2006
4.5%
55,685
58,191
2,506
February 2006
5.1%
54,977
57,781
2,804
January 2006
4.7%
54,892
57,472
2,580
December 2005
4.8%
54,694
57,319
2,625
November 2005
5.4%
54,864
57,827
2,963
October 2005
5.2%
54,792
57,641
2,849
September 2005
5.0%
53,865
56,558
2,693
August 2005
5.5%
54,561
57,562
3,001
July 2005
6.2%
54,006
57,354
3,348
June 2005
6.0%
53,218
56,411
3,193
May 2005
5.3%
53,693
56,539
2,846
April 2005
5.5%
53,132
56,054
2,922
March 2005
5.4%
52,203
55,022
2,819
February 2005
6.3%
51,651
54,905
3,254
January 2005
5.7%
52,230
55,207
2,977
December 2004
5.5%
52,124
54,991
2,867
November 2004
4.7%
48,949
51,250
2,301
October 2004
4.0%
48,887
50,842
1,955
September 2004
3.9%
50,922
52,908
1,986
August 2004
4.1%
51,798
53,922
2,124
July 2004
4.5%
51,255
53,561
2,306
June 2004
4.8%
51,044
53,494
2,450
May 2004
4.3%
51,392
53,602
2,210
April 2004
4.1%
51,055
53,148
2,093
March 2004
4.5%
50,837
53,125
2,288
February 2004
5.3%
50,662
53,347
2,685
January 2004
5.4%
50,781
53,523
2,742
December 2003
5.1%
51,672
54,307
2,635
November 2003
5.6%
49,985
52,784
2,799
October 2003
5.1%
49,758
52,296
2,538
September 2003
5.0%
49,981
52,480
2,499
August 2003
5.2%
50,261
52,875
2,614
July 2003
5.7%
50,655
53,542
2,887
June 2003
6.1%
50,573
53,658
3,085
May 2003
5.5%
51,548
54,383
2,835
April 2003
5.7%
51,241
54,162
2,921
March 2003
5.8%
50,616
53,552
2,936
February 2003
6.0%
50,495
53,525
3,030
January 2003
6.4%
50,629
53,869
3,240
December 2002
6.0%
50,306
53,324
3,018
November 2002
5.8%
48,630
51,451
2,821
October 2002
5.5%
48,350
51,009
2,659
September 2002
5.2%
48,690
51,222
2,532
August 2002
5.6%
49,540
52,314
2,774
July 2002
6.0%
49,010
51,951
2,941
June 2002
6.3%
49,020
52,108
3,088
May 2002
5.3%
49,010
51,608
2,598
April 2002
5.2%
48,610
51,138
2,528
March 2002
5.6%
48,570
51,290
2,720
February 2002
5.7%
48,320
51,074
2,754
January 2002
5.7%
48,260
51,011
2,751

 

 

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