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State and Metro Area Employment, Hours, & Earnings

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Feb. jobless rates down in 23 states, up in 4; payroll jobs up in 11 states, down in 3


In February, unemployment rates were lower in 23 states and the District of Columbia, higher in 4 states, and stable in 23 states. Nonfarm payroll employment increased in 11 states, decreased in 3 states, and was essentially unchanged in 36 states and the District.
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Feb. jobless rates up over the year in 383 of 389 metro areas; payroll jobs down in 206


Jobless rates were higher in February than a year earlier in 383 of the 389 metropolitan areas, lower in 4, and unchanged in 2. Nonfarm payroll employment was down in 206 metropolitan areas over the year, up in 1, and essentially unchanged in 182.
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