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Warner Robins, Georgia Unemployment

The BLS reported that the unemployment rate for Warner Robins fell 0.1 percentage points in July 2019 to 3.7%. For the same month, the metro unemployment rate was 0.1 percentage points higher than the Georgia rate. The unemployment rate in Warner Robins peaked in November 2010 at 9.4% and is now 5.7 percentage points lower. You can also compare Warner Robins unemployment with unemployment in other cities.

Unemployment Rate July 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
National 3.7% 0.0 -0.2
Georgia 3.6% -0.1 -0.2
Warner Robins 3.7% -0.1 -0.3
Note: Metro level data is now seasonally adjusted.1 All comparisons are made with July 2019 data as August 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 7,906. There are now 4,705 fewer people unemployed in the metropolitan area.

Unemployed Persons July 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
Warner Robins 3,201 -103 -224

Number of Unemployed Persons

Warner Robins, Georgia Unemployment History

Date National
Unemployment Rate
Georgia
Unemployment Rate
Warner Robins
Unemployment Rate
Warner Robins
Unemployed
September
2019
3.5%
August
2019
3.7% 3.6%
July
2019
3.7% 3.6% 3.7% 3,201
June
2019
3.7% 3.7% 3.8% 3,304
May
2019
3.6% 3.8% 3.9% 3,386
April
2019
3.6% 3.8% 4.0% 3,455
March
2019
3.8% 3.9% 4.1% 3,540
February
2019
3.8% 3.9% 4.1% 3,579
January
2019
4.0% 3.8% 4.1% 3,589
December
2018
3.9% 3.7% 4.1% 3,542
November
2018
3.7% 3.7% 4.1% 3,546
October
2018
3.8% 3.7% 4.1% 3,531

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.