Healthy economy gives Wisconsin its lowest unemployment rate in years
25 March, 2018, 01:12 | Author: Julian Swanson
It represents a small drop from February a year ago, when the figure was 4.8 percent.
Meanwhile, the county reported a net addition of almost 24,000 jobs to reach 4,461,000 non-farm payroll positions in February, an increase of 0.5 percent from January.
Total non-agricultural payroll employment in New Mexico grew by 11,000 jobs, or 1.3 percent, since February 2017, according to the New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions.
Industries adding jobs last month included professional and business services, with 13,200 more positions.
The highest growth sectors for IN in January were construction and trade, transportation and utilities. The private service-providing sector added 28,000 jobs. The state's growth rate was 0.8 percent for the year that ended in February, compared with a national rate of 1.6 percent.
The Richmond metropolitan area showed a net gain of about 4,500 jobs from February 2017 to February 2018, for a growth rate of 0.7 percent.
"Minnesota's unemployment rate is at a level last seen in August 2000", DEED Commissioner Shawntera Hardy said in a prepared statement.
"We have maintained a wage and salary employment count of over two million for eleven months in a row now", Labor Secretary Fitzgerald Washington said in a written release. Over the year, Construction has gained 10,700 (+7.2%) jobs.
The number of workers unemployed in OH in February was 262,000, down 9,000 from 271,000 in January.
Zeller said job growth this year hasn't been enough to offset 2017's dismal employment data. Lee County saw a similar trend, with the unemployment rate falling from 3.8 percent in January to 3.5 percent in February.
Black unemployment in the state fell to 6.9 percent in February, from 7.4 percent the month before and 8.5 percent in February 2017. Over the year, Other Services are up 2,600 (+1.9 percent) jobs. This measures the share of the population that is neither employed nor actively seeking work. The labor force participation rate, the share of working age population employed and unemployed, was 65.4 percent.
The nation's employment-to-population ratio was 60.4 percent, up 0.3 of a percentage point from January.
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