Veterans Unemployment Rate Drops in September

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Unemployment among all Veterans is 6.7 percent, according to data released Friday by the Bureau Labor of Statistics.

That jobless rate is more than a full percentage point lower than the national unemployment average of 7.8 percent.

The rate also fell for Post-9/11 Veterans to 9.7 percent. The percent of Veterans from the Iraq and Afghanistan-era looking for a job is still higher than the national average, but it’s trending downward.

Details on the September Veterans employment data are available on the VA blog: VAnatage Point.

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One Response

  1. A positive trend, that seem realize our will of employement or all veterans, as they may have job, serenity, home and reconquer their habitat. I am happy for you, my brothers. claudio alpaca

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