Veteran Joblessness Trending DownwardJune 8, 2018 | :
by Katie Begley
In May 2018, veteran unemployment is down slightly at 3.4 percent, according to data published by the U.S. Department of Labor. This compares to the national unemployment rate of 3.8 in May 2018, published by the National Conference of State Legislatures.
This is more than a 20 percent decrease since 2016 and almost a 10 percent decrease since 2017.