What does unemployment rate mean?

Definitions for unemployment rate

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word unemployment rate.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unemployment rate(noun)

    the percentage of the work force that is unemployed at any given date


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unemployment rate in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unemployment rate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Chairman Jim Clifton:

    Our unemployment rate is now lower than it was before the financial crisis.

  2. Chairman Jim Clifton:

    There's no other way to say this, the official unemployment rate … amounts to a big lie.

  3. Rotolady:

    Want a better economy and a lower unemployment rate? Quit pretending you can stop people from gambling online.

  4. Quincy Krosby:

    If you start seeing the unemployment rate come down with a broad swath of jobs being created, it should be positive for the housing stocks.

  5. Janet Yellen:

    By the time of liftoff, participants expect to see some further decline in the unemployment rate and additional improvement in labor market conditions.

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