DAVENPORT, IOWA (December 18, 2020) Iowa’s seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate was 3.6 percent in November, a slight drop from the October revised rate of 3.7 percent. The state’s jobless rate was 2.8 percent one year ago. The U.S. unemployment rate fell to 6.7 percent in November.

DES MOINES, IOWA (December 17, 2020) The number of initial unemployment claims in Iowa, filed between Sunday, December 6, and Saturday, December 12, was 6,949, a decrease of 3,163 from last week’s adjusted numbers.

DES MOINES, IOWA (December 10, 2020) The number of initial unemployment claims in Iowa, filed between Sunday, November 29, and Saturday, December 5, was 10,747, an increase of 5,390 from last week’s adjusted numbers.

DES MOINES, IOWA (December 3, 2020) The number of initial unemployment claims in Iowa, filed between Sunday, November 22, and Saturday, November 28, was 5,593, a decrease of 3,337 from last week’s adjusted numbers.

DES MOINES, IOWA (November 25, 2020) The number of initial unemployment claims in Iowa, filed between Sunday, November 15, and Saturday, November 21, was 9,458, an increase of 3,466 from last week’s adjusted numbers.

DES MOINES, IOWA (November 20, 2020) — Iowa’s seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate dropped to 3.6 percent in October. The state’s jobless rate was 2.8 percent one year ago. The US unemployment rate fell to 6.9 percent in October.

DES MOINES, IOWA (November 19, 2020) The number of initial unemployment claims in Iowa, filed between Sunday, November 8, and Saturday, November 14, was 6,312, an increase of 1,095 from last week’s adjusted numbers. There were 5,784 initial claims by individuals who work and live in Iowa, and 528 claims by individuals who work in Iowa and live in another state.

DES MOINES, IOWA (November 12, 2020) The number of initial claims in Iowa, filed between Sunday, November 1, and Saturday, November 7, was 5,576, an increase of 967.

DES MOINES, IOWA (November 5, 2020) The number of initial claims in Iowa, filed between Sunday, October 25, and Saturday, October 31, was 4,964.

DES MOINES, IOWA (November 4, 2020) The Iowa Workforce Development announced the Carroll IowaWORKS office will relocate to a new facility at 504 Hwy 39 North in Denison. The Denison IowaWORKS center will officially open on January 2, 2021.

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