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Logan, Utah Unemployment

The BLS reported that the unemployment rate for Logan rose 0.2 percentage points in November 2020 to 3.0%. For the same month, the metro unemployment rate was 1.3 percentage points lower than the Utah rate. The unemployment rate in Logan peaked in April 2020 at 6.6% and is now 3.6 percentage points lower. From a post peak low of 2.4% in August 2020, the unemployment rate has now grown by 0.6 percentage points. You can also compare Logan unemployment with unemployment in other cities.

Unemployment Rate November 2020 Month/Month Year/Year
National 6.7% -0.2 +3.1
Utah 4.3% +0.2 +1.9
Logan 3.0% +0.2 +1.1
Note: Metro level data is now seasonally adjusted.1 All comparisons are made with November 2020 data as December 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 April 2020 at 4,524. There are now 2,312 fewer people unemployed in the metropolitan area. From a recent trough of 1,809 in August 2020, the number of unemployed has now grown by 403. Logan employment and jobs data (including jobs lost/gained in Logan, Utah) is also available.

Unemployed Persons November 2020 Month/Month Year/Year
Logan 2,212 +213 +821

Number of Unemployed Persons

Logan, Utah Unemployment History

Date National
Unemployment Rate
Utah
Unemployment Rate
Logan
Unemployment Rate
Logan
Unemployed
December
2020
6.7%
November
2020
6.7% 4.3% 3.0% 2,212
October
2020
6.9% 4.1% 2.8% 1,999
September
2020
7.8% 5.0% 3.4% 2,462
August
2020
8.4% 4.1% 2.4% 1,809
July
2020
10.2% 4.5% 2.5% 1,826
June
2020
11.1% 5.3% 3.3% 2,331
May
2020
13.3% 8.6% 5.1% 3,448
April
2020
14.8% 10.4% 6.6% 4,524
March
2020
4.4% 3.8% 3.0% 2,156
February
2020
3.5% 2.5% 2.0% 1,459
January
2020
3.5% 2.5% 2.0% 1,448

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.