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Workforce Statistics

Current Unemployment Information

  Alabama
DeKalb County
 Civilian Labor Force  2,258,073 30,052
 Employment  2,160,347 29,213
 Unemployment       97,726      839
DeKalb's Labor Pool      8,133
 Unemplyment Rate        4.3%     2.3%
Source: Alabama Department of Labor- Seasonally Adjusted. Available Labor Pool equals Underemployed plus Unemployed.
These Statistics are updated frequently. Last updated: March 2021

 2020 Unemployment Information

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Source: Alabama Department of Labor (Seasonally Adjusted)

 

10-Year Unemployment Information

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Source: Alabama Department of Labor (Seasonally Adjusted). Annual Average rates.

 

Current Underemployment Information

  DeKalb County
North AL Region
 Underemployed Workers  7,428  102,931
 Underemployment Rate 2019  25.5%  19.9%
 

Current Labor Force Information in Surrounding counties

 County Civilian Labor Force
Unemployment
Unemployment Rate
 Jackson      22,539         695 3.1%
Cherokee      11,453         317  2.8%
Marshall      44,081      1,173  2.0%
Etowah       44,101      1,837  4.6%
Dade (GA)         8,069        285  3.5%
Walker (GA)       31,193      1,226  3.9%
Chattooga (GA)         9,797         624  6.4%
Georgia  5,127,620  286,281  5.6%
Source: Alabama Department of Labor (Seasonally Adjusted); Georgia Department of Labor (Seasonaly Adjusted). These statistics are updated frequently.
Last updated: March 2021

Union Representation

This area is primarily a non-union pro-business community. Alabama is a “Right to Work” State.
Since 1970 there have only been three certification votes in the County and all three were defeated.

 


Commuting Patterns

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Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, OnTheMap Application and Venngage.com
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CONTACT US

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