Equity Portal - DWD Unemployment Rate

This datasets provides average unemployment rates for the 12-month period ending in the month indicated. The rates shown are rolling averages and are not the official unemployment rates at a specific point in time.

Data is taken from The Current Population Survey (CPS). The Current Population Survey is a monthly survey of households conducted by the Bureau of Census for the Bureau of Labor Statistics. It provides a body of data on the: labor force, employment, unemployment, and persons not in the labor force.

The Current Population Survey is unofficial and unpublished due to volatility in the sample and limitations of the data.

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Additional Info

Field Value
Author Indiana Department of Workforce Development
Maintainer Management Performance Hub
Last Updated August 10, 2021, 17:07 (EDT)
Created July 21, 2021, 10:40 (EDT)
Granularity Aggregate
Language English
Spatial/Geographic Coverage State of Indiana