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Vineland-Bridgeton, New Jersey Unemployment

The BLS reported that the unemployment rate for Vineland fell 0.3 percentage points in April 2022 to 5.5%. For the same month, the metro unemployment rate was 1.4 percentage points higher than the New Jersey rate. The unemployment rate in Vineland peaked in May 2020 at 16.2% and is now 10.7 percentage points lower. You can also compare Vineland unemployment with unemployment in other cities.

Unemployment Rate April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
National 3.6% 0.0 -2.4
New Jersey 4.1% -0.1 -2.9
Vineland 5.5% -0.3 -2.7
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: Vineland, New Jersey, National

Vineland, New Jersey monthly unemployment rate chart

Note: Recessions shown in gray.

Vineland, New Jersey Unemployed

The number of people unemployed in Vineland peaked in May 2020 at 10,990. There are now 7,292 fewer people unemployed in the metropolitan area. Vineland employment and jobs data (including jobs lost/gained in Vineland, New Jersey) is also available.

Unemployed Persons April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
Vineland 3,698 -184 -1,969

Number of Unemployed Persons

Vineland, New Jersey Unemployment History

Date National
Unemployment Rate
New Jersey
Unemployment Rate
Vineland
Unemployment Rate
Vineland
Unemployed
May
2022
3.6%
April
2022
3.6% 4.1% 5.5% 3,698
March
2022
3.6% 4.2% 5.8% 3,882
February
2022
3.8% 4.6% 6.1% 4,144
January
2022
4.0% 5.1% 6.6% 4,469
December
2021
3.9% 5.1% 7.0% 4,767
November
2021
4.2% 5.1% 6.9% 4,752
October
2021
4.6% 5.5% 7.0% 4,820
September
2021
4.7% 5.8% 7.3% 5,066
August
2021
5.2% 6.5% 7.7% 5,341
July
2021
5.4% 6.6% 8.0% 5,561
June
2021
5.9% 7.1% 8.1% 5,674

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.