With most sectors of the regional economy stabilizing after the holidays, the unemployment rate in Riverside County dropped marginally last month, according to data released Friday by state officials.
Nonagricultural wage and salary employment rose to 5,566,400 in February from a revised 5,553,000 in January, the state data show.
By education breakdown, university graduates had the highest rate of unemployment at 5.13 percent, followed by high-school graduates at 3.64 percent and those with graduate degrees at 2.88 percent.
The upbeat tweets shade Walker's long, and complicated, history with Wisconsin's job numbers.
The estimated number of jobs in Pennsylvania, referred to as total nonfarm jobs, was up 10,400 from January to a record high of 6,005,900. That is measured by the labor force participation rate. The U.S. growth rate during the same period was 1.7 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", said Alabama Department of Labor Sec.
"It is great news that the unemployment rates continue to drop in Southwest Florida and that more Floridians are able to find a good job" said Scott. Over the year, Government lost 1,300 (-0.3%) jobs.
EDD said California has gained more than 2.87 million jobs since economic expansion began in February 2010.
Minnesota and IN are tied for the fifth highest jobless rate IN the U.S. Census Bureau-designated 12-state Midwestern region, trailing North Dakota, Nebraska, Iowa and Wisconsin. Over the year, Other Services are up 2,600 (+1.9 percent) jobs.
Indianapolis, In. - Unemployment In IN for February dropped one-tenth of a percent o 3.2 percent. In the past twelve months, employment and unemployment were down by 11,000 and 21,000, respectively.
Local area unemployment statistics for February 2018 will be released on Tuesday, March 27, 2018.