33.7% unemployed in Devils Lake in 2017


33.7 percent of Devils Lake residents between 16 and 65 years old were unemployed in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

The percentage of unemployed residents was greater than the statewide total of 29.4 percent for this demographic group. In 2017 the total Devils Lake population reached 5,999.

Out of 3,978 people who had a job, 75 were employed in the Armed Forces and 3,903 belonged to the civilian labor force.

The total unemployment numbers include residents of all ages who are not working.

Employment status in Devils Lake for 2017
Employment status
Number of people
Percentage of population
Not employed
2,021
33.7
Employed
3,978
66.3
Employed in civilian labor force
3,903
65.1
Employed in armed forces
75
1.3

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