Department of Labor and Regulation

Title - Unemployment Rate

Unemployment Rates - most current available

National 4.9 percent - August 2016 seasonally adjusted
(September 2016 data will be released Oct. 7, 2016.)

Statewide 2.9 percent - August 2016 seasonally adjusted
(September 2016 data will be released Oct. 20, 2016.)

Rapid City MSA 3.0 percent - August 2016 seasonally adjusted
(September 2016 data will be released Nov. 2, 2016.)

Sioux Falls MSA 2.3 percent - August 2016 seasonally adjusted
(September 2016 data will be released Sept. 28, 2016.)

Click here for the most current available unemployment rates for other areas within South Dakota.

See release dates.

Source: Labor Market Information Center, South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation and Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor

 


Marcia Hultman, Secretary
700 Governors Drive
Pierre, SD 57501-2291
Tel. 605.773.3101
Fax. 605.773.6184