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Hinesville, Georgia Unemployment

The BLS reported that the unemployment rate for Hinesville fell 0.0 percentage points in April 2022 to 3.2%. For the same month, the metro unemployment rate was 0.1 percentage points higher than the Georgia rate. The unemployment rate in Hinesville peaked in April 2020 at 10.0% and is now 6.8 percentage points lower. From a post peak low of 3.2% in January 2022, the unemployment rate has now grown by 0.0 percentage points. You can also compare Hinesville unemployment with unemployment in other cities.

Unemployment Rate April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
National 3.6% 0.0 -2.4
Georgia 3.1% 0.0 -1.2
Hinesville 3.2% 0.0 -0.9
Note: Metro level data is now seasonally adjusted.1 All comparisons are made with April 2022 data as May metro level unemployment data has not yet been released.

Unemployment Rate: Hinesville, Georgia, National

Hinesville, Georgia monthly unemployment rate chart

Note: Recessions shown in gray.

Hinesville, Georgia Unemployed

The number of people unemployed in Hinesville peaked in April 2020 at 3,256. There are now 2,157 fewer people unemployed in the metropolitan area. Hinesville employment and jobs data (including jobs lost/gained in Hinesville, Georgia) is also available.

Unemployed Persons April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
Hinesville 1,099 -14 -326

Number of Unemployed Persons

Hinesville, Georgia Unemployment History

Date National
Unemployment Rate
Georgia
Unemployment Rate
Hinesville
Unemployment Rate
Hinesville
Unemployed
May
2022
3.6%
April
2022
3.6% 3.1% 3.2% 1,099
March
2022
3.6% 3.1% 3.2% 1,113
February
2022
3.8% 3.2% 3.2% 1,104
January
2022
4.0% 3.2% 3.2% 1,110
December
2021
3.9% 3.3% 3.3% 1,137
November
2021
4.2% 3.3% 3.3% 1,132
October
2021
4.6% 3.4% 3.3% 1,136
September
2021
4.7% 3.5% 3.4% 1,168
August
2021
5.2% 3.7% 3.5% 1,214
July
2021
5.4% 3.9% 3.7% 1,268
June
2021
5.9% 4.0% 3.8% 1,320

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.