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Mansfield, Ohio Unemployment

The BLS reported that the unemployment rate for Mansfield fell 0.1 percentage points in April 2022 to 4.2%. For the same month, the metro unemployment rate was 0.2 percentage points higher than the Ohio rate. The unemployment rate in Mansfield peaked in April 2020 at 19.4% and is now 15.2 percentage points lower. You can also compare Mansfield unemployment with unemployment in other cities.

Unemployment Rate April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
National 3.6% 0.0 -2.4
Ohio 4.0% -0.1 -1.6
Mansfield 4.2% -0.1 -1.9
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: Mansfield, Ohio, National

Mansfield, Ohio monthly unemployment rate chart

Note: Recessions shown in gray.

Mansfield, Ohio Unemployed

The number of people unemployed in Mansfield peaked in April 2020 at 9,754. There are now 7,558 fewer people unemployed in the metropolitan area. Mansfield employment and jobs data (including jobs lost/gained in Mansfield, Ohio) is also available.

Unemployed Persons April 2022 Month/Month Year/Year
Mansfield 2,196 -37 -930

Number of Unemployed Persons

Mansfield, Ohio Unemployment History

Date National
Unemployment Rate
Ohio
Unemployment Rate
Mansfield
Unemployment Rate
Mansfield
Unemployed
May
2022
3.6%
April
2022
3.6% 4.0% 4.2% 2,196
March
2022
3.6% 4.1% 4.3% 2,233
February
2022
3.8% 4.2% 4.4% 2,300
January
2022
4.0% 4.3% 4.6% 2,369
December
2021
3.9% 4.5% 4.9% 2,505
November
2021
4.2% 4.5% 4.8% 2,495
October
2021
4.6% 4.5% 4.9% 2,529
September
2021
4.7% 4.7% 5.2% 2,669
August
2021
5.2% 4.9% 5.5% 2,841
July
2021
5.4% 5.1% 5.8% 2,993
June
2021
5.9% 5.3% 6.0% 3,086

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.