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Vineland-Bridgeton, New Jersey Unemployment

The BLS reported that the unemployment rate for Vineland fell 0.2 percentage points in September 2022 to 4.9%. For the same month, the metro unemployment rate was 1.6 percentage points higher than the New Jersey rate. The unemployment rate in Vineland peaked in May 2020 at 16.2% and is now 11.3 percentage points lower. You can also compare Vineland unemployment with unemployment in other cities.

Unemployment Rate September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
National 3.5% -0.2 -1.2
New Jersey 3.3% -0.7 -2.5
Vineland 4.9% -0.2 -2.4
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: 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 7,680 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 September 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
Vineland 3,310 -109 -1,756

Number of Unemployed Persons

Vineland, New Jersey Unemployment History

Date National
Unemployment Rate
New Jersey
Unemployment Rate
Vineland
Unemployment Rate
Vineland
Unemployed
October
2022
3.7%
September
2022
3.5% 3.3% 4.9% 3,310
August
2022
3.7% 4.0% 5.1% 3,419
July
2022
3.5% 3.7% 5.1% 3,384
June
2022
3.6% 3.9% 5.2% 3,472
May
2022
3.6% 3.9% 5.3% 3,575
April
2022
3.6% 4.1% 5.5% 3,710
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

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.