Unemployment Statistics (May 2024)

66.7%

Labor Force Participation Rate

-22,200

Change in labor force over the past year

46,900

Total Unemployed

State of Iowa's Labor Market

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

23,800

Job Growth Over the Past Year

57,085

Current Job Openings in Iowa

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Unemployment in Iowa

Unemployment and jobs data are collected through two main surveys, one for individuals and one for businesses in Iowa.

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