|< Unemployment 2014-08|
|Unemployed 25 years and over [+]||4.7%||4.4%||4.9%|
|Unemployment less than 25 years||13.5%||16.6%|
|Unemployed male less than 25 years||14.2%||17.2%|
|Unemployed female less than 25 years||12.8%||16.0%|
|Unemployed 25 years and over||5.6%||6.5%|
|Unemployed male 25 years and over||5.7%||6.4%|
|Unemployed female 25 years and over||5.5%||6.6%|
In this page you can see United States unemployment rate . United States unemployment rate.
It is the percentage that expresses the proportion of unemployed in US compared to the total active population:
United States unemployment rate = total unemployed United States / United States active population
Unemployed is a worker who don´t have a employ.
Clicking on the links in the table you can get more information.
If you want to compare USA unemployment to other countries, see unemployment.