Florida Employment Analysis

( Data Date : September 2017 )

Florida Employment Data

Located in the southeastern tip of the United States, the Sunshine State is highly dependent on tourism to keep its economy afloat. It also relies on agriculture, aerospace industry, banking and biotech.


State/Metropolitan Employment Data:

Florida Unemployment Rate Trends (% change)

  • Compared to national rates, florida unemployment rate in September 2017 was lower by 0.5% than the U.S. rate of 4.1%.

  • Employment information is based on data provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

    Graphs and charts are based on monthly data from 2000 to present (BLS reports monthly data a month to six weeks after the close of each month).

    The data MuniNet Guide uses and presents is seasonally adjusted.