State's July Seasonally Unemployment Rate Reported At 4.4 %
Last updated 8/23/2021 at 7:49pm
The state’s seasonally adjusted July unemployment rate was 4.4 %, decreasing 0.2 of a percentage point from June’s revised rate. The national rate decreased 0.5 of a percentage point to 5.4 %.
North Carolina’s July 2021 unemployment rate decreased 4.4 percentage points from a year ago. The number of people employed increased 8,361 over the month to 4,777,400 and increased 278,125 over the year. The number of people unemployed decreased 9,579 over the month to 222,315 and decreased 210,978 over the year.
Seasonally adjusted Total Nonfarm employ-ment, as gathered through the monthly e...