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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho Unemployment

The BLS reported that the unemployment rate for Coeur dAlene fell 0.1 percentage points in July 2021 to 3.7%. For the same month, the metro unemployment rate was 0.7 percentage points higher than the Idaho rate. The unemployment rate in Coeur dAlene peaked in April 2020 at 16.3% and is now 12.6 percentage points lower. You can also compare Coeur dAlene unemployment with unemployment in other cities.

Unemployment Rate July 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
National 5.4% -0.5 -4.8
Idaho 3.0% 0.0 -2.9
Coeur dAlene 3.7% -0.1 -3.6
Note: Metro level data is now seasonally adjusted.1 All comparisons are made with July 2021 data as August metro level unemployment data has not yet been released.

Unemployment Rate: Coeur dAlene, Idaho, National

Coeur dAlene, Idaho monthly unemployment rate chart

Note: Recessions shown in gray.

Coeur dAlene, Idaho Unemployed

The number of people unemployed in Coeur dAlene peaked in April 2020 at 13,150. There are now 10,097 fewer people unemployed in the metropolitan area. Coeur dAlene employment and jobs data (including jobs lost/gained in Coeur dAlene, Idaho) is also available.

Unemployed Persons July 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
Coeur dAlene 3,053 -57 -2,800

Number of Unemployed Persons

Coeur dAlene, Idaho Unemployment History

Date National
Unemployment Rate
Idaho
Unemployment Rate
Coeur dAlene
Unemployment Rate
Coeur dAlene
Unemployed
August
2021
5.2%
July
2021
5.4% 3.0% 3.7% 3,053
June
2021
5.9% 3.0% 3.8% 3,110
May
2021
5.8% 3.0% 3.8% 3,110
April
2021
6.1% 3.1% 3.8% 3,150
March
2021
6.0% 3.2% 3.9% 3,227
February
2021
6.2% 3.3% 4.1% 3,323
January
2021
6.3% 3.5% 4.2% 3,477
December
2020
6.7% 3.8% 4.7% 3,839
November
2020
6.7% 4.3% 5.3% 4,378
October
2020
6.9% 4.8% 6.2% 5,146
September
2020
7.8% 6.0% 7.5% 6,264

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.