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Logan, Utah Unemployment

The BLS reported that the unemployment rate for Logan fell 0.0 percentage points in July 2019 to 2.4%. For the same month, the metro unemployment rate was 0.4 percentage points lower than the Utah rate. The unemployment rate in Logan peaked in July 2010 at 6.1% and is now 3.7 percentage points lower. From a post peak low of 2.4% in May 2019, the unemployment rate has now grown by 0.0 percentage points. You can also compare Logan unemployment with unemployment in other cities.

Unemployment Rate July 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
National 3.7% 0.0 -0.2
Utah 2.8% 0.0 -0.3
Logan 2.4% 0.0 -0.3
Note: Metro level data is now seasonally adjusted.1 All comparisons are made with July 2019 data as August 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 September 2010 at 3,890. There are now 2,192 fewer people unemployed in the metropolitan area. Logan employment and jobs data (including jobs lost/gained in Logan, Utah) is also available.

Unemployed Persons July 2019 Month/Month Year/Year
Logan 1,698 -13 -170

Number of Unemployed Persons

Logan, Utah Unemployment History

Date National
Unemployment Rate
Utah
Unemployment Rate
Logan
Unemployment Rate
Logan
Unemployed
September
2019
3.5%
August
2019
3.7% 2.8%
July
2019
3.7% 2.8% 2.4% 1,698
June
2019
3.7% 2.8% 2.4% 1,711
May
2019
3.6% 2.9% 2.4% 1,729
April
2019
3.6% 2.9% 2.5% 1,764
March
2019
3.8% 3.0% 2.5% 1,804
February
2019
3.8% 3.0% 2.6% 1,840
January
2019
4.0% 3.1% 2.6% 1,862
December
2018
3.9% 3.2% 2.7% 1,900
November
2018
3.7% 3.2% 2.7% 1,898
October
2018
3.8% 3.2% 2.7% 1,890

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.