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November 2, 2018

Veterans Unemployment Update

Veteran Unemployment Rate 2.9 Percent in October

In October 2018, the veteran unemployment rate was 2.9 percent. The non-veteran unemployment rate for October 2018 was also 3.5 percent (not seasonally adjusted). View the full report.

Latest Unemployment Numbers

  • National Unemployment Rate: 3.7% in October 2018
  • Non-Veteran Unemployment Rate: 3.5% in October 2018
  • Veteran Unemployment Rate: 2.9% in October 2018
  • Women Veterans Unemployment: 3.0% in October 2018

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