United States  

United States: Unemployment rate by sex and age
United States: Unemployment
2017 2016
Unemployment Rate4.1%4.7%
Male unemployment4.1%4.8%
Female unemployment4.0%4.6%
Unemployment less than 25 years8.9%9.8%
Gender Differences in unemployment-0.1%-0.2%
Unemployed male less than 25 years9.7%11.3%
Unemployed female less than 25 years8.0%8.2%
Unemployed over 24 years3.4%3.9%
Unemployed male 25 years and over3.3%3.9%
Unemployed female 25 years and over3.5%3.9%
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.