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Logan, Utah Unemployment

The BLS reported that the unemployment rate for Logan fell 0.0 percentage points in May 2021 to 2.0%. For the same month, the metro unemployment rate was 0.7 percentage points lower than the Utah rate. The unemployment rate in Logan peaked in September 2010 at 6.2% and is now 4.2 percentage points lower. From a post peak low of 1.9% in September 2019, the unemployment rate has now grown by 0.1 percentage points. You can also compare Logan unemployment with unemployment in other cities.

Unemployment Rate May 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
National 5.8% -0.3 -7.5
Utah 2.7% -0.1 -4.9
Logan 2.0% 0.0 -2.3
Note: Metro level data is now seasonally adjusted.1 All comparisons are made with May 2021 data as June 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 4,390. There are now 2,927 fewer people unemployed in the metropolitan area. From a recent trough of 1,418 in March 2021, the number of unemployed has now grown by 45. Logan employment and jobs data (including jobs lost/gained in Logan, Utah) is also available.

Unemployed Persons May 2021 Month/Month Year/Year
Logan 1,463 +40 -1,561

Number of Unemployed Persons

Logan, Utah Unemployment History

Date National
Unemployment Rate
Utah
Unemployment Rate
Logan
Unemployment Rate
Logan
Unemployed
June
2021
5.9%
May
2021
5.8% 2.7% 2.0% 1,463
April
2021
6.1% 2.8% 2.0% 1,423
March
2021
6.0% 2.9% 2.0% 1,418
February
2021
6.2% 3.0% 2.5% 1,831
January
2021
6.3% 3.1% 2.6% 1,928
December
2020
6.7% 3.3% 2.3% 1,680
November
2020
6.7% 3.5% 2.4% 1,731
October
2020
6.9% 3.8% 2.5% 1,793
September
2020
7.8% 4.2% 2.9% 2,117
August
2020
8.4% 4.8% 2.7% 2,019
July
2020
10.2% 5.4% 3.1% 2,242

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.