Unemployment rate continues downward trend in July
According to the Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation’s (DETR) July 2022 economic
report, the state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 4.4 percent in July 2022 which decreased by
0.3 percent from June 2022. Seasonally adjusted estimates account for regularly seen economic patterns,
with the following estimates not seasonally adjusted.
In the three Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSA), the unemployment rates were 5.6 percent in the Las Vegas
area, 3.2 percent in Reno, and 3.6 percent in the Carson area in July 2022.
In Nevada’s counties, the lowest unemployment rate was in Eureka County at 2.9 percent, and Nye County
had the highest rate at 5.6 percent. For a look at the unemployment rate in your county, visit our Area Profiles
For the latest information on the Nevada economy including employment, unemployment, and unemployment
insurance check out our monthly Labor Market Overview, or to see the data on your area, take a look at our
monthly Local Area Labor Market Overview.
Additional information on unemployment estimates along with a complete breakout of unemployment in
counties, cities, and other areas in Nevada can be found by visiting our Local Area Unemployment Statistics
page. Additionally, employment estimates by industry can be found at our Current Employment Statistics
ABOUT THE RESEARCH AND ANALYSIS BUREAU:
The Research and Analysis Bureau is Nevada’s premier source for labor market information. A part of DETR,
the Bureau is responsible for creating, analyzing, and reporting Nevada’s labor market information, in
cooperation with the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).