Unemployment Insurance Reports

Idaho’s November Unemployment Rate Drops to 2.6%

Idaho’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 2.6% in November, down 0.2 percentage points from October.
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State data and average annual rates
Jan. 2020 through Nov. 2021 - Updated 12/17/2021

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Preliminary Monthly County Data
Updated 12/17/2021

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What is unemployment insurance?

Unemployment insurance is a program for the accumulation of funds paid by employers to be used for payments of unemployment insurance to workers during periods of unemployment, which are beyond their control.

The Idaho Department of Labor gathers unemployment insurance data to study, analyze, model and forecast the economic impact of unemployment on the state's economy.