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Unemployment

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The civilian unemployment rate has declined to levels not seen for 30 years. This rate, which reached a post–World War II peak of just over 10% during parts of 1982 and 1983, now hovers around 4.3%.


Suggested citation: "Unemployment," Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Economic Trends, no. 99-09, pp. 12, 09.01.1999.

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