Wednesday, December 11, 2013

November 2013 Veteran Unemployment Statistics from BLS



Colleagues and Fellow Veterans,

 

This past Friday the Bureau of Labor Statistics released the November unemployment data.  Attached is our 'cheat sheet' summarizing the information.

 

Overall, the National unemployment rate decreased to 7.0%, and the Veteran unemployment rate decreased to 6.7%.  The Veteran unemployment rate is slightly higher than November of last year but lower than the November 2011 rate of 7.4%.

 

 

 

 

 

 

November 2013 Unemployment

Cohort (% of total)

Rate

Change

Level

Change

Non-Vets

National

7.0%

-0.3%

10.9M

400,000

-

     >27 Weeks

 

 

4.1M

-

-

All Veterans (100%)

6.7%

-0.2%

724,000

-26,000

6.4%

     Male

6.5%

-0.2%




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 Sean Eagan


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