Vermont Labor Market

The Department of Labor has released data on the Vermont economy for the time period covering September 2020. According to household data, the seasonally-adjusted statewide unemployment rate for September was 4.2%. This reflects a decrease of six-tenths of one percentage point from the prior month’s revised estimate of 4.8%. The Vermont seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate decreased […]

Vermont Labor Market

The Vermont Department of Labor has released data on the Vermont economy for the time period covering August 2020. According to household data, the seasonally-adjusted statewide unemployment rate for August was 4.8%. This reflects a decrease of three and five-tenths percentage points from the prior month’s revised estimate of 8.3%. The Vermont seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate […]

Vermont Labor Market

The Department of Labor has released data on the Vermont economy for the time period covering July 2020. According to household data, the seasonally-adjusted statewide unemployment rate for July was 8.3%. This reflects a decrease of one and two-tenths percentage points from the prior month’s revised estimate of 9.5%. The Vermont seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate decreased […]

Vermont Labor Market

The Vermont Department of Labor has released data on the Vermont economy for the time period covering June 2020. According to household data, the seasonally-adjusted statewide unemployment rate for June was 9.4%. This reflects a decrease of three and four-tenths percentage points from the prior month’s revised estimate of 12.8%. The Vermont seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate […]

Vermont Labor Market

The Vermont Department of Labor released data on the Vermont economy for the time period covering April. According to household data, the seasonally-adjusted statewide unemployment rate for April was 15.6%. This reflects an increase of twelve and five-tenths percentage points from the prior month’s estimate of 3.1%. The Vermont seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate increased twelve and […]

Saturday Hours Announced for Unemployment Claims Center

The Department of Labor has announced updated hours at its Unemployment Insurance Claims Center, which will be open on Saturdays starting on Saturday, March 21. Updated hours are in addition to the newly added electronic form option for establishing benefit claims.   CLAIM CENTER HOURS: Monday through Friday: 8:15 am – 6:00 pm Saturday:  9:00 […]

Vermont Labor Market

The Department of Labor has released data on the Vermont economy for the time period covering December 2019. According to household data, the seasonally-adjusted statewide unemployment rate for December was 2.3%. This reflects no change from the revised November rate. The preliminary data released in December shows a labor force participation rate of 65.6% which […]

Vermont Labor Market

The Vermont Department of Labor released data on the Vermont economy for the time period covering February 2019. According to household data, the seasonally-adjusted statewide unemployment rate for February was 2.4%. This reflects a decrease of one-tenth of one percentage point from the revised January rate. The current estimate of 8,436 unemployed Vermonters is the […]

Vermont Labor Market

The Vermont Department of Labor recently released data on the Vermont economy for the time period covering December 2018. According to household data, the seasonally-adjusted statewide unemployment rate for December was 2.7%. This reflects no change from the revised November rate. Embedded in this calculation is the monthly estimate of the Vermont labor force which […]

Vermont Labor Market

The Department of Labor announced that the seasonally-adjusted statewide unemployment rate for October was 2.8%. This reflects a decrease of one-tenth of one percentage point from the revised September rate. The national rate in October was 3.7%. As of the prior month’s preliminary data, the Burlington-South Burlington Metropolitan NECTA was tied for the thirty-sixth lowest […]