United States  

Unemployment United States November 2016
United States: Unemployment rate by sex and age
United States: Unemployment
2015 2014
Male unemployment5.2%5.8%
Female unemployment4.8%5.4%
Unemployment Rate5.0%5.6%
Unemployment less than 25 years11.2%12.3%
Unemployed male less than 25 years12.3%13.6%
Unemployed female less than 25 years10.1%10.9%
Unemployed 25 years and over4.0%4.5%
Unemployed male 25 years and over4.1%4.6%
Unemployed female 25 years and over4.0%4.4%
United States: Unemployment

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.