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Monthly Weekly
Month Unemployment Rate (%)
  India Urban Rural
May 2018 5.29 6.25 4.79
Apr 2018 5.64 6.31 5.29
Mar 2018 6.03 6.20 5.94
Feb 2018 5.93 6.72 5.52
Jan 2018 5.07 6.35 4.41
Dec 2017 4.78 5.49 4.42
Nov 2017 4.76 5.52 4.38
Oct 2017 5.04 6.09 4.49
Sep 2017 4.66 5.72 4.12
Aug 2017 4.11 5.13 3.58
Jul 2017 3.39 4.21 2.98
Jun 2017 4.15 4.92 3.76
Statistical Profiles - Unemployment in India

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Date Unemployment Rate - 30 day moving average (%)
  India Urban Rural
18 Jun 2018 5.87 6.70 5.44
17 Jun 2018 5.94 6.66 5.57
16 Jun 2018 5.99 6.72 5.61
15 Jun 2018 5.91 6.73 5.48
14 Jun 2018 5.87 6.78 5.39
13 Jun 2018 5.80 6.74 5.32
12 Jun 2018 5.72 6.75 5.19
11 Jun 2018 5.69 6.77 5.13
10 Jun 2018 5.68 6.69 5.16
09 Jun 2018 5.62 6.59 5.12
08 Jun 2018 5.56 6.49 5.07
07 Jun 2018 5.39 6.46 4.84
06 Jun 2018 5.38 6.48 4.81
05 Jun 2018 5.35 6.47 4.77
04 Jun 2018 5.31 6.42 4.73
03 Jun 2018 5.30 6.50 4.68
02 Jun 2018 5.32 6.41 4.75
01 Jun 2018 5.29 6.29 4.76
31 May 2018 5.28 6.28 4.75
30 May 2018 5.29 6.25 4.78
29 May 2018 5.30 6.20 4.83
28 May 2018 5.29 6.23 4.81
27 May 2018 5.14 6.12 4.63
26 May 2018 5.10 6.11 4.59

Data presented in the Statiscal Profiles are population estimates derived from the underlying raw data. The R program that generates these can be download here. The underlying raw data can be purchased from here and here. The R program is common to all the Statistical Profiles. However, each Profile is generated from a different data set. All the data can be purchased.

Unemployment Rate
18 Jun 2018*
India5.9%
Urban6.7%
Rural5.4%
*30 day moving average
Unemployment Rate (%)
States (India)May 2018
Andhra Pradesh3.9
Assam9.2
Bihar5.2
Chandigarh7.6
Chhattisgarh4.4
Delhi8.8
Goa3.2
Gujarat5.2
Haryana15.3
Himachal Pradesh13.2
Jammu & Kashmir9.8
Jharkhand10.0
Karnataka0.8
Kerala5.6
Madhya Pradesh2.0
Maharashtra3.9
Meghalaya3.6
Odisha8.3
Puducherry2.4
Punjab7.3
Rajasthan6.3
Tamil Nadu2.0
Telangana1.0
Tripura23.9
Uttar Pradesh5.2
Uttarakhand1.3
West Bengal6.8
Monthly time series