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California County Comparison - Fiscal, Economics, and Population - Table

Unemployment Rate

Description

Unemployment rate for 2004 to 2009.

County 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
State Average 6.2% 5.4% 4.9% 5.4% 7.2% 11.4%
Alameda County 6.0% 5.1% 4.4% 4.8% 6.3% 10.7%
Alpine County 8.1% 8.0% 6.4% 7.9% 9.6% 14.4%
Amador County 5.4% 5.6% 5.3% 5.9% 7.7% 11.7%
Butte County 7.2% 6.8% 6.2% 6.7% 8.4% 12.5%
Calaveras County 6.5% 6.3% 5.8% 6.6% 8.7% 14.1%
Colusa County 13.4% 12.8% 12.6% 11.8% 14.0% 18.4%
Contra Costa County 5.4% 4.9% 4.3% 4.7% 6.3% 10.3%
Del Norte County 8.1% 7.5% 6.9% 7.6% 8.9% 12.2%
El Dorado County 5.1% 4.8% 4.6% 5.2% 6.9% 11.3%
Fresno County 10.4% 9.1% 8.0% 8.6% 10.6% 15.1%
Glenn County 9.3% 8.5% 8.0% 8.8% 10.3% 14.6%
Humboldt County 6.5% 6.2% 5.6% 5.8% 7.3% 11.0%
Imperial County 17.1% 16.1% 15.3% 18.0% 23.0% 28.2%
Inyo County 5.3% 4.9% 4.6% 5.0% 6.7% 9.1%
Kern County 9.8% 8.4% 7.6% 8.3% 10.0% 14.4%
Kings County 10.8% 9.5% 8.5% 8.7% 10.6% 14.6%
Lake County 8.8% 8.0% 7.1% 8.4% 10.4% 15.6%
Lassen County 7.7% 8.1% 8.0% 8.1% 9.4% 12.9%
Los Angeles County 6.6% 5.3% 4.7% 5.0% 7.5% 11.6%
Madera County 8.8% 7.9% 7.0% 7.6% 9.7% 13.8%
Marin County 4.4% 3.9% 3.5% 3.7% 4.6% 7.8%
Mariposa County 6.6% 6.4% 5.6% 6.1% 7.7% 10.7%
Mendocino County 6.4% 5.8% 5.2% 5.6% 7.0% 10.5%
Merced County 10.8% 10.1% 9.3% 10.1% 12.5% 17.2%
Modoc County 8.6% 8.0% 7.7% 8.2% 10.1% 12.9%
Mono County 5.2% 4.9% 4.4% 4.9% 6.5% 9.1%
Monterey County 8.2% 7.3% 7.0% 7.2% 8.7% 12.0%
Napa County 4.6% 4.4% 3.9% 4.1% 5.3% 8.7%
Nevada County 5.2% 4.8% 4.4% 4.9% 6.7% 10.7%
Orange County 4.3% 3.8% 3.4% 3.9% 5.4% 9.0%
Placer County 4.6% 4.3% 4.2% 4.9% 6.6% 10.6%
Plumas County 9.4% 8.5% 7.6% 8.5% 9.9% 16.5%
Riverside County 5.8% 5.4% 5.0% 6.2% 8.7% 13.6%
Sacramento County 5.5% 5.0% 4.7% 5.5% 7.2% 11.3%
San Benito County 9.5% 8.1% 7.0% 7.2% 9.6% 14.3%
San Bernardino County 5.6% 5.2% 4.7% 5.6% 8.0% 13.0%
San Diego County 4.7% 4.3% 4.0% 4.6% 6.1% 9.7%
San Francisco County 5.9% 5.0% 4.2% 4.3% 5.4% 9.0%
San Joaquin County 8.5% 7.9% 7.4% 8.2% 10.5% 15.4%
San Luis Obispo County 4.4% 4.3% 4.0% 4.3% 5.8% 9.0%
San Mateo County 5.0% 4.3% 3.7% 3.8% 4.8% 8.6%
Santa Barbara County 4.7% 4.4% 4.1% 4.4% 5.5% 8.4%
Santa Clara County 6.6% 5.4% 4.5% 4.7% 6.1% 11.0%
Santa Cruz County 7.0% 6.3% 5.6% 5.9% 7.3% 11.3%
Shasta County 7.4% 7.3% 6.6% 7.5% 10.0% 14.9%
Sierra County 9.9% 8.4% 7.4% 8.1% 10.6% 15.2%
Siskiyou County 9.3% 9.1% 8.0% 8.6% 10.4% 14.8%
Solano County 5.9% 5.4% 4.8% 5.4% 7.0% 10.9%
Sonoma County 4.9% 4.5% 4.0% 4.4% 5.8% 9.7%
Stanislaus County 9.1% 8.5% 8.0% 8.8% 11.2% 16.0%
Sutter County 10.5% 9.7% 8.9% 9.6% 12.4% 17.0%
Tehama County 7.3% 6.9% 6.5% 7.4% 9.3% 14.1%
Trinity County 10.8% 10.3% 9.8% 10.4% 12.2% 17.3%
Tulare County 11.5% 9.5% 8.5% 9.3% 11.3% 15.3%
Tuolumne County 6.8% 6.5% 5.9% 6.3% 8.0% 12.6%
Ventura County 5.3% 4.8% 4.3% 5.0% 6.5% 10.0%
Yolo County 5.9% 5.6% 5.2% 5.9% 7.5% 11.3%
Yuba County 9.7% 9.1% 8.8% 9.3% 12.2% 17.3%

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Source of Data: California Employment Development Department Labor Market Information
http://www.labormarketinfo.edd.ca.gov/

 

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