unemployment numbers

Alabama hits new unemployment low

Alabama's unemployment rate for May hit a new record low, the state announced Friday. The seasonally adjusted rate in May was 2.7%, down from April's 2.8% and May 2021's rate of 3.6%. “Once more, we are seeing the resiliency of…

March unemployment rate in Alabama ties 2.9% historic low

Alabama is back to historic unemployment numbers, as March's seasonally adjusted rate of 2.9% is tied with the all-time low seen in September 2019. The numbers are down from February's 3% and nearly a percentage point below March 2021's 3.7%.…

Alabama’s unemployment numbers are dropping

By WVUA 23 News Reporter Aajene Robinson It was recently announced by the Alabama Department of Labor that the state's unemployment rate is at 3.1%, just 1/5 of a percent away from where the…