Today, the Indiana Department of Workforce Development (DWD) announced Indiana’s March 2018 unemployment figures, which did not move from the rate reported for February. The Indiana rate remained at 3.2 percent, and represents a rate that is 0.4 percent lower than March 2017. The state’s rate is 0.9 percent lower than the national rate, which also remained unchanged in March.

 

Surrounding states–Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan and Ohio all observed .1 percent decreases in their unemployment rates last month. Illinois’ rate stood at 4.6 percent in March. Kentucky’s March unemployment rate fell from 4.1 percent to 4.0 percent. Ohio’s rate for the month of March stood of 4.4 percent. The State of Michigan’s rate decreased to 4.7 percent, and represents the highest rate of surrounding states.

 

IN County with the highest unemployment rate: Vermillion at 5.6%
IN County with the lowest rate: LaGrange at 2.2%

 

Employment Report (LAUS)
Labor Force Estimates for U.S., Indiana, MSAs, Counties, Cities
Ranking of Indiana Counties by Unemployment Rate
Indiana County Map with Unemployment Rates

 

Jobs Report (CES)
Seasonally-Adjusted Employment Table for Indiana
Non-Seasonally-Adjusted Employment Table for Indiana
Detail Employment Listing – Statewide & MSAs