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$3.52 February 2022, +$1.02 from February 2021
$43M January 2022, - $48M from January 2021
172M January 2022, +59M from January 2021
527K February 2022, +91K from February 2021
1.67M February 2022, +128K from February 2021
200K January 2022, -50K from January 2021

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U.S. Transportation Sector Unemployment Rate of 4.6% in November 2022 Was Below the November 2021 Level of 6.1% But Was Above the Pre-Pandemic November Level of 3.3% in 2019

The unemployment rate in the U.S. transportation sector was 4.6% (not seasonally adjusted) in November 2022 according to Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) data recently updated on the Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) Unemployment in Transportation dashboard. The November 2022 rate fell 1.5 percentage points from 6.1% in November 2021 but was above the pre-pandemic November level of 3.3% in November 2019. Unemployment in the transportation sector reached its highest level during the