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Feburary 1, 2019

Veterans Unemployment Update

Veteran Unemployment Rate 3.7 Percent in January

In January 2019, the veteran unemployment rate was 3.7 percent. The non-veteran unemployment rate for January 2019 was 4.3 percent (not seasonally adjusted). View the full report.

Additional Veteran Unemployment Data Available

By visiting the Veterans’ Employment and Training Service employment page (https://www.dol.gov/vets/latest-numbers/), you can view additional Bureau of Labor Statistics data by various demographics such as age, gender, and period of service. You can also view past news releases, the latest annual unemployment report, and helpful infographics. This page will be updated periodically, so check back often for the latest information.

If you have any questions, you may contact Luke Murren at murren.luke@dol.gov.

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Latest Unemployment Numbers

  • National Unemployment Rate: 4.0% in January 2019
  • Non-Veteran Unemployment Rate: 4.3% in January 2019
  • Veteran Unemployment Rate: 3.7% in January 2019
  • Women Veterans Unemployment: 2.7% in January 2019

View Veteran Employment Update

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