The Transylvania Times -

State Jobless Rate Slightly Increases


December 28, 2017

The state’s seasonally adjusted November unemployment rate was 4.3 percent, increasing 0.2 of a percentage point from October’s revised rate.

The national rate remained unchanged at 4.1 percent.

North Carolina’s November 2017 unemployment rate decreased 0.9 of a percentage point from a year ago.

The number of people employed decreased 3,262 over the month to 4,739,461 and increased 81,649 over the year.

The number of people unemployed increased 9,654 over the month to 213,437 and decreased 41,228 over the year.

Seasonally adjusted total nonfarm industry employment, as gathe...

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