• May 19, 2023 - Idaho’s April unemployment rate remains at 2.6%

    Idaho’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 2.6% in April, unchanged from March.

    April’s labor force – workers who are employed or unemployed but looking for work – increased by 744 people (0.1%) to 960,758.

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  • March 31, 2023 - Idaho’s 2022 county estimates indicate population growth is slowing

    Net migration was the driver behind 34,719 people added to Idaho’s population from July 2021 to July 2022, accounting for 88% of its growth, according to U.S. Census Bureau population estimates released this week. The gains were mostly from domestic in-migration – people moving to Idaho from other states – rather than from another country or international in-migration.

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