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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 2022 to 2.9%. 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 April 2020 at 10.0% and is now 7.1 percentage points lower. You can also compare Warner Robins unemployment with unemployment in other cities.

Unemployment Rate July 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
National 3.5% -0.1 -1.9
Georgia 2.8% -0.1 -1.1
Warner Robins 2.9% -0.1 -0.8
Note: Metro level data is now seasonally adjusted.1 All comparisons are made with July 2022 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 April 2020 at 8,322. There are now 5,772 fewer people unemployed in the metropolitan area.

Unemployed Persons July 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
Warner Robins 2,550 -45 -660

Number of Unemployed Persons

Warner Robins, Georgia Unemployment History

Date National
Unemployment Rate
Georgia
Unemployment Rate
Warner Robins
Unemployment Rate
Warner Robins
Unemployed
August
2022
3.7%
July
2022
3.5% 2.8% 2.9% 2,550
June
2022
3.6% 2.9% 3.0% 2,595
May
2022
3.6% 3.0% 3.0% 2,607
April
2022
3.6% 3.1% 3.0% 2,640
March
2022
3.6% 3.1% 3.1% 2,707
February
2022
3.8% 3.2% 3.1% 2,707
January
2022
4.0% 3.2% 3.1% 2,740
December
2021
3.9% 3.3% 3.2% 2,838
November
2021
4.2% 3.3% 3.2% 2,827
October
2021
4.6% 3.4% 3.2% 2,841
September
2021
4.7% 3.5% 3.3% 2,933

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.