Posts Tagged ‘ Unemployment Rate ’

Bureau of Labor Releases State Employment Summary

Mar 13th, 2019

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics recently reported unemployment rates to be more or less level in January, with changes showing among six states. Three states showed higher rates of unemployment, while three others showed decreases. Meanwhile, the District of Columbia and 44 other states remained stable. Nine states experienced decreases in jobless rates from […]

National Unemployment Rate Stagnant as Construction Employment Increases

Aug 18th, 2014

The national jobless rate was little changed in July at 6.2 percent, 0.1 percent higher than in June. The rate, however, sits 1.1 percentage points lower than in July 2013, according to a report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. The West continued to have the highest regional unemployment rate in the U.S. in […]