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Hinesville, Georgia Unemployment

The BLS reported that the unemployment rate for Hinesville fell 0.0 percentage points in September 2022 to 3.0%. For the same month, the metro unemployment rate was 0.2 percentage points higher than the Georgia rate. The unemployment rate in Hinesville peaked in April 2020 at 10.0% and is now 7.0 percentage points lower. From a post peak low of 3.0% in August 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 September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
National 3.5% -0.2 -1.2
Georgia 2.8% 0.0 -0.7
Hinesville 3.0% 0.0 -0.4
Note: Metro level data is now seasonally adjusted.1 All comparisons are made with September 2022 data as October 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 2,218 fewer people unemployed in the metropolitan area. Hinesville employment and jobs data (including jobs lost/gained in Hinesville, Georgia) is also available.

Unemployed Persons September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
Hinesville 1,038 -18 -130

Number of Unemployed Persons

Hinesville, Georgia Unemployment History

Date National
Unemployment Rate
Georgia
Unemployment Rate
Hinesville
Unemployment Rate
Hinesville
Unemployed
October
2022
3.7%
September
2022
3.5% 2.8% 3.0% 1,038
August
2022
3.7% 2.8% 3.0% 1,056
July
2022
3.5% 2.8% 3.1% 1,064
June
2022
3.6% 2.9% 3.1% 1,089
May
2022
3.6% 3.0% 3.1% 1,092
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

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.