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Workforce Statistics

Current Unemployment Rates

  Alabama
DeKalb County
 Civilian Labor Force  2,265,458 31,162
 Employment  2,203,495 30,457
 Unemployment       61,963      705
DeKalb's Labor Pool      8,133
 Unemplyment Rate        2.7%     2.3%
Source: Alabama Department of Labor- Seasonally Adjusted. Available Labor Pool equals Underemployed plus Unemployed.
These Statistics are updated monthly. Last updated December 2019.

 Civilian Labor Force 2018

Laborforce Un

Underemployment Rates

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

Labor Force in Surrounding counties

 County Civilian Labor Force
Unemployment
Unemployment Rate
 Jackson  23,359     651  2.8%
Cherokee  11,660     273  2.3%
Marshall  44,354     908  2.0%
Etowah  44,201 1,186  2.7%
Dade (GA)    8,260     207  2.5%
Walker (GA)  31,162     811  2.6%
Chattooga (GA)  10,211      332  3.4%
Georgia  5,125,617  166,857  3.3%
Source: Alabama Department of Labor (Seasonally Adjusted); Georgia Department of Labor (Seasonaly Adjusted). These statistics are updated Monthly.
Last updated: December 2019

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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