Department of Numbers

Logan, Utah Unemployment

The BLS reported that the unemployment rate for Logan fell 0.0 percentage points in February 2019 to 2.5%. For the same month, the metro unemployment rate was 0.5 percentage points lower than the Utah rate. The unemployment rate in Logan peaked in March 2010 at 6.1% and is now 3.6 percentage points lower. From a post peak low of 2.5% in January 2018, the unemployment rate has now grown by 0.0 percentage points. You can also compare Logan unemployment with unemployment in other cities.

Unemployment Rate February 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
National 3.8% -0.2 -0.3
Utah 3.0% -0.1 -0.1
Logan 2.5% 0.0 -0.1
Note: Metro level data is now seasonally adjusted.1 All comparisons are made with February 2019 data as March metro level unemployment data has not yet been released.

Unemployment Rate: Logan, Utah, National

Logan, Utah monthly unemployment rate chart

Note: Recessions shown in gray.

Logan, Utah Unemployed

The number of people unemployed in Logan peaked in March 2009 at 3,967. There are now 2,213 fewer people unemployed in the metropolitan area. From a recent trough of 1,739 in May 2018, the number of unemployed has now grown by 15. Logan employment and jobs data (including jobs lost/gained in Logan, Utah) is also available.

Unemployed Persons February 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
Logan 1,754 -20 -57

Number of Unemployed Persons

Logan, Utah Unemployment History

Date National
Unemployment Rate
Utah
Unemployment Rate
Logan
Unemployment Rate
Logan
Unemployed
March
2019
3.8% 3.0%
February
2019
3.8% 3.0% 2.5% 1,754
January
2019
4.0% 3.1% 2.5% 1,774
December
2018
3.9% 3.2% 2.8% 1,979
November
2018
3.7% 3.2% 2.6% 1,870
October
2018
3.8% 3.2% 2.5% 1,780
September
2018
3.7% 3.1% 2.7% 1,897
August
2018
3.8% 3.1% 2.7% 1,912
July
2018
3.9% 3.1% 2.7% 1,880
June
2018
4.0% 3.1% 2.6% 1,851
May
2018
3.8% 3.1% 2.5% 1,739
April
2018
3.9% 3.1% 2.7% 1,906

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.