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Logan, Utah Unemployment

The BLS reported that the unemployment rate for Logan fell 1.5 percentage points in May 2020 to 5.1%. For the same month, the metro unemployment rate was 3.4 percentage points lower than the Utah rate. The unemployment rate in Logan peaked in April 2020 at 6.6% and is now 1.5 percentage points lower. You can also compare Logan unemployment with unemployment in other cities.

Unemployment Rate May 2020 Month/Month Year/Year
National 13.3% -1.4 +9.7
Utah 8.5% -1.9 +5.8
Logan 5.1% -1.5 +2.8
Note: Metro level data is now seasonally adjusted.1 All comparisons are made with May 2020 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 4,524. There are now 1,084 fewer people unemployed in the metropolitan area. Logan employment and jobs data (including jobs lost/gained in Logan, Utah) is also available.

Unemployed Persons May 2020 Month/Month Year/Year
Logan 3,440 -1,084 +1,817

Number of Unemployed Persons

Logan, Utah Unemployment History

Date National
Unemployment Rate
Utah
Unemployment Rate
Logan
Unemployment Rate
Logan
Unemployed
June
2020
11.1%
May
2020
13.3% 8.5% 5.1% 3,440
April
2020
14.7% 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
3.6% 2.5% 2.0% 1,448
December
2019
3.5% 2.4% 1.9% 1,375
November
2019
3.5% 2.4% 1.9% 1,391
October
2019
3.6% 2.4% 2.0% 1,412
September
2019
3.5% 2.5% 2.0% 1,444
August
2019
3.7% 2.5% 2.1% 1,482
July
2019
3.7% 2.5% 2.2% 1,528

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.