Ohio Rate is 7%: Lowest level since September of 2008
Hamilton County Rate is 6.4% - Down 2.2% this year.
Clermont County Rate is 5.8% Down 2.4% this year.
Warren County Rate is 5.8% Down 1.4% this year.
Total U.S. nonfarm payroll employment increased by 171,000 in October, and the unemployment rate was essentially unchanged at 7.9 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Employment rose in professional and business services, health care, and retail trade.
Ohio unemployment drops to 7 percent
Jobless rate hits lowest level since September of 2008
Ohio’s unemployment rate dipped to its lowest rate in four years last month even as companies cut 12,800 jobs, according to state figures released this morning.
The state’s jobless rate fell to 7 percent last month, down from 7.2 percent in August. Read on at Columbus Dispatch...