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Current US Long Term Unemployment Rate: 0.85%
US Long Term Unemployment Rate for Sep 2018 — reported Oct 5, 2018
Mean: 1.00%
Median: 0.79%
Min: 0.08% (May 1953)
Max: 4.40% (Apr 2010)

The US Long Term Unemployment Rate is the percentage of the work force who have been jobless for 27 weeks or more.

Source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics Current Population Survey