LAU Economic News Releases

October jobless rates down in 6 states, up in 2; payroll jobs up in 9 states

11/16/2018

In October, unemployment rates were lower in 6 states, higher in 2 states, and stable in 42 states and the District of Columbia. Nonfarm payroll employment increased in 9 states and was essentially unchanged in 41 states and the District.
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October jobless rates down over the year in 272 of 388 metro areas; payroll jobs up in 56

11/29/2018

Jobless rates were lower in October than a year earlier in 272 of the 388 metropolitan areas, higher in 95, and unchanged in 21. Nonfarm payroll employment was up in 56 metropolitan areas over the year and essentially unchanged in 332.
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Jobless rates down in 32 states in 2017; employment-population ratios up in 12 states

02/27/2018

Annual average unemployment rates in 2017 decreased in 32 states and were little changed or unchanged in 18 states and the District of Columbia. Employment-population ratios increased in 12 states, decreased in 2 states, and were little changed or unchanged in 36 states and the District.
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