Unemployment Rate - County

We track data on regional labor force and the unenmployment rate here. 

 
  Unemployment - County

 

  Labor Force

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Month/Year

Aitkin

Carlton

Cook

Itasca

Kooch

Lake

St. Louis

Douglas

December 2018

7,416

18,001

3,390

21,728

5,934

5,649

103,100

23,826

November 2018

7,288

17,900

3,333

21,530

5,890

5,659

103,134

23,848

October 2018

7,230

17,830

3,524

21,622

5,949

5,785

102,687

23,973

 2017

7,102

17,596

2,990

21,430

6,036

5,256

101,991

23,776

 2016

7,013

17,409

3,056

21,851

6,159

5,373

101,358

23,655

  Unemployment Rate

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Month/Year

Aitkin

Carlton

Cook

Itasca

Kooch

Lake

St. Louis

Douglas

December 2018

7.5

4.5

4.6

6.1

5.9

3.7

3.9

3.5

November 2018

5.1

3.0

2.9

5.0

6.3

2.8

3.0

3.3

October 2018

3.1

2.6

1.6

3.8

5.0

2.1

2.6

3.1

September 2018

2.9

2.7

1.3

3.5

4.2

1.9

2.7

2.9

 2017

6.5

4.9

4.1

7.4

7.4

4.3

4.8

4.5

 2016

7.0

5.4

4.6

8.7

8.5

6.5

5.8

5.2


Source: Minnesota Department of Employment & Economic Development; State of Wisconsin WorkNet