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Warner Robins, Georgia Unemployment

The BLS reported that the unemployment rate for Warner Robins fell 0.0 percentage points in November 2017 to 4.7%. For the same month, the metro unemployment rate was 0.4 percentage points higher than the Georgia rate. The unemployment rate in Warner Robins peaked in November 2010 at 9.5% and is now 4.8 percentage points lower. From a post peak low of 4.5% in September 2017, the unemployment rate has now grown by 0.2 percentage points. You can also compare Warner Robins unemployment with unemployment in other cities.

Unemployment Rate November 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
National 4.1% 0.0 -0.5
Georgia 4.3% 0.0 -1.2
Warner Robins 4.7% 0.0 -0.8
Note: Metro level data is now seasonally adjusted.1 All comparisons are made with November 2017 data as December metro level unemployment data has not yet been released.

Unemployment Rate: Warner Robins, Georgia, National

Warner Robins, Georgia monthly unemployment rate chart

Note: Recessions shown in gray.

Warner Robins, Georgia Unemployed

The number of people unemployed in Warner Robins peaked in November 2010 at 8,000. There are now 3,958 fewer people unemployed in the metropolitan area. From a recent trough of 3,828 in September 2017, the number of unemployed has now grown by 214.

Unemployed Persons November 2017 Month/Month Year/Year
Warner Robins 4,042 +40 -598

Number of Unemployed Persons

Warner Robins, Georgia Unemployment History

Date National
Unemployment Rate
Georgia
Unemployment Rate
Warner Robins
Unemployment Rate
Warner Robins
Unemployed
December
2017
4.1%
November
2017
4.1% 4.3% 4.7% 4,042
October
2017
4.1% 4.3% 4.7% 4,002
September
2017
4.2% 4.4% 4.5% 3,828
August
2017
4.4% 4.7% 4.7% 4,013
July
2017
4.3% 4.7% 4.7% 4,008
June
2017
4.3% 4.8% 4.9% 4,152
May
2017
4.3% 4.9% 5.2% 4,371
April
2017
4.4% 5.0% 5.3% 4,485
March
2017
4.5% 5.1% 5.3% 4,420
February
2017
4.7% 5.3% 5.5% 4,605
January
2017
4.8% 5.5% 5.7% 4,819

1. Metro area unemployment rates are now seasonally adjusted. The BLS has started publishing smoothed seasonally adjusted metropolitan area data which makes comparisons to state and national data more relevant than the unadjusted numbers.