Unemployment


The unemployment rate in the Sacramento-Arden Arcade-Roseville MSA was 12.6 percent in February 2011, down from a revised 12.9 percent in January 2011, and below the year-ago estimate of 12.9 percent. This compares with an unadjusted unemployment rate of 12.3 percent for California and 9.5 percent for the nation during the same period. The unemployment rate was 12.9 percent in El Dorado County, 11.4 percent in Placer County, 12.6 percent in Sacramento County, and 15.0 percent in Yolo County.

 

Annual Unemployment Rates for Roseville, California & the United States

Year

Roseville

California

U.S.

2001 4.0% 5.4% 4.7%
2002 5.0% 6.7% 5.8%
2003 5.1% 6.7% 6.0%
2004 4.8% 6.2% 5.5%
2005 4.4% 5.4% 5.1%
2006 4.2% 4.9% 4.6%
2007 4.8% 5.3% 4.6%
2008 6.5% 7.2% 5.8%
2009 10.6% 11.4% 9.3%
2010
 11.3%  12.5%  9.4%
Source: California Employment Development Department and U.S. Department of Labor


Source: California Employment Development Department and U.S. Department of Labor