Miami-Dade County’s Unemployment Rate Drops to 6.5%

Key Takeaways The July 2021 unemployment rate improved compared to last month and last year. This July’s unemployment report shows that the not seasonally adjusted unemployment rate decreased by 8.7% compared to July of 2020. The unemployment rate decreased by 0.6%, from 7.1% in June 2021 to 6.5% in July 2021. Seasonally adjusted unemployment rates, […]

Project Opioid Miami-Dade Pushes for Action on International Overdose Awareness Day, August 31st

Miami-Dade County Continues Adding Jobs as Economy Recovers From COVID

Key Takeaways The June 2021 unemployment rate improved compared to last year. The June 2021 unemployment rate decreased by 3% compared to last year. The unemployment rate increased slightly by 0.4% compared to last month. Seasonally adjusted unemployment rates, which take seasonal fluctuations into consideration, continue to show a downward trend in unemployment rates. Miami-Dade […]

Miami Community Ventures Launches New Initiatives, Sets Bold Goals for Year Two

Skills-development and job-placement programing considered critical to support Miami’s immense business growth MIAMI, FL – JUNE 29, 2021 – While technology and finance companies flock to Greater Miami, the Beacon Council Foundation’s Miami Community Ventures (MCV) connects low-income, structurally-unemployed individuals to living wage jobs and long-term career pathways to stay on-track with the city’s growth.   […]

Miami-Dade County’s Unemployment Rate Continues to Drop, Job Growth is Among the Highest in Florida

Key Takeaways Miami-Dade’s unemployment rate continues to improve as the area recovers from COVID-19. In May 2021, the unemployment rate decreased to 6.7% compared to 10.3% in May of 2020; a decrease of 3.6%. Compared to last month (April), the unemployment rate decreased by 0.2%. Seasonally adjusted unemployment rates, which take seasonal fluctuations into consideration, […]

Miami-Dade County’s Unemployment Rate Drops to 6.9%

Key Takeaways The unemployment rate continues to improve as the area recovers from COVID-19. In April 2021, the not seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 6.9%, an improvement compared to March’s unemployment rate of 8.2%. Compared to April of 2020, non-agricultural payroll jobs have increased significantly. o Almost all sectors added jobs between April 2020 and […]

March 2021 Employment Report

The numbers analyzed  In March 2021, the not seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Miami-Dade County was 8.2 percent. From February 2021 to March 2021, there was an increase of 7,800 nonagricultural payroll jobs, which is a 0.7 percentage point increase. Many sectors have begun adding jobs. The County had a reduction of 82,500 nonagricultural payroll […]

February 2021 Employment Report

The numbers analyzed  In February 2021, the not seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Miami-Dade County was 7.9 percent. From January 2021 to February 2021, there was an increase of 6,500 nonagricultural payroll jobs, which is a 0.6 percentage point increase. The County had a reduction of 110,400 nonagricultural payroll jobs (not seasonally adjusted), from February […]

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