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April Jobless Rate Was 12.2 Percent


Last updated 5/25/2020 at 1:29pm

The state’s seasonally adjusted April unemployment rate was 12.2 percent, increasing 7.9 percentage points from March’s revised rate.

The national rate increased 10.3 percentage points to 14.7 percent.

North Carolina’s April 2020 unemployment rate increased 8.1 percentage points from a year ago.

The number of people employed decreased 643,157 over the month to 4,112,383 and decreased 744,300 over the year.

The number of people unemployed increased 357,418 over the month to 573,118 and increased 367,922 over the year....

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