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September 7, 2018

Veterans Unemployment Update

Veteran Unemployment Rate 3.8 Percent in August

In August 2018, the veteran unemployment rate was 3.8 percent, up slightly from 3.7 percent in August 2017. The non-veteran unemployment rate for August 2018 was also 3.8 percent (not seasonally adjusted). View the full report.

Latest Unemployment Numbers

  • National Unemployment Rate: 3.9% in August 2018
  • Non-Veteran Unemployment Rate: 3.8% in August 2018
  • Veteran Unemployment Rate: 3.8% in August 2018
  • Women Veterans Unemployment: 4.5% in August 2018

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