St. Louis City Unemployment Rate Drops to 10.7 percent

Unemployment Rate in the City of St. Louis is still higher than national average

October 31, 2011 | 2 min reading time

 

Sept'11

Aug'11

Sept'10

St. Louis City

10.7%

11.9%

12.4%

St. Louis County

8.4%

8.9%

9.5%

St. Charles County

7.1%

7.2%

8.3%

St. Louis MO – IL MSA

8.7%

9.1%

9.6%

St. Louis MO MSA

8.5%

9%

9.8%

Kansas City

9.6%

10.4%

10.7%

Springfield

7.4%

8.2%

8.6%

Jefferson City

6.3%

6.9%

7.2%

Missouri

8.3%

9%

9.3%

US

8.8%

9.1%

9.2%



  • The unemployment rate in the St. Louis City was 10.7 percent in September 2011, down 1.7 percentage points from 12.4 percent a year ago.
  • The City's unemployment rate was 2.4 percent higher than Missouri's average of 8.3 percent.
  • Out of a labor force of 160,680, there were 17,236 unemployed City residents.
  • Department:
    St. Louis Agency on Training and Employment
  • Topic:
    Employment
    Jobs
    and Careers

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