On Monday, the Indiana Department of Workforce Development (DWD) announced Indiana’s January unemployment rate increased to 8.6 percent, up from 8.3 percent in December.
Indiana’s unemployment rate continues to hover above than the national rate of 7.9 percent. In comparison to surrounding states, while Ohio’s unemployment rate rose to 7.0 percent, it remains 1.6 points lower than Indiana’s. The unemployment rate in Kentucky was more than a half point lower than Indiana’s at 7.9 percent. Illinois (9.0 percent) and Michigan’s (8.9 percent) unemployment rates remained higher.
County with the highest unemployment rate: Vermillion- 13.5%
County with the lowest unemployment rate: Hamilton- 6.7%
Employment Report (LAUS)
- Labor Force Estimates for U.S., Indiana, MSAs, Counties, Cities
- Ranking of Indiana Counties by Unemployment Rate
- Indiana County Map with Unemployment Rates
Jobs Report (CES)
- Seasonally-Adjusted Employment Table for Indiana
- Non-Seasonally-Adjusted Employment Table for Indiana
- Detail Employment Listing- Stateside & MSAs