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Wayne County’s Unemployment Ticks Down In August

Wayne County’s Unemployment Ticks Down In August

Wayne County’s unemployment rate dropped a couple of points in August.  According to Wednesday’s figures from the N.C. Department of Commerce, Wayne County’s seasonally unadjusted jobless rate dropped to 4.7% last month.  That’s down from the 4.9% unemployment rate recorded in July.  Wayne County’s jobless rate is still much improved from this time last year. …read more »

Wayne County’s Unemployment Rate Remains Halved From One Year Ago

Wayne County’s Unemployment Rate Remains Halved From One Year Ago

Wayne County’s unemployment rate ticks up slightly but remains relatively stable.  According to the latest figures from the N.C. Department of Commerce, Wayne County’s seasonally unadjusted jobless rate increased to 4.7% in May.  That’s up one-tenth of a point from the 4.6% unemployment rate recorded in April.  Wayne County’s jobless rate remains well-improved from one…read more »

Wayne County’s Unemployment Rate Declines In March

Wayne County’s Unemployment Rate Declines In March

Wayne County’s unemployment rate continues its slow and steady improvement.  According to the latest figures from the N.C. Department of Commerce, Wayne County’s seasonally unadjusted jobless rate dropped to 4.8% in March, down from the 5.8% rate reported in February.  2,422 persons were considered unemployed in Wayne County this March.  Wayne County’s unemployment rate is…read more »

Unemployment Up Slightly In Wayne County

Unemployment Up Slightly In Wayne County

Wayne County’s unemployment rate ticks up according to the latest figures from the state.  The N.C. Department of Commerce says Wayne County’s seasonally unadjusted jobless rate increased to 6.3% in January.  That’s up just slightly from the 6.2% rate recorded in December.  When comparing year-to-year, the latest jobless figures also show a significant increase from…read more »

Unemployment Rates Drop Across N.C.

Unemployment Rates Drop Across N.C.

Wayne County’s unemployment rate is down following a trend seen across the state.  According to the latest update from the North Carolina Department of Commerce, Wayne County’s seasonally unadjusted jobless rate fell to 5.9% in October, down from the 6.4% unemployment rate recorded in September.  Wayne County’s jobless rate is still higher than it was…read more »

Wayne County’s Jobless Rate Drops In August

Wayne County’s Jobless Rate Drops In August

Wayne County’s unemployment rate is heading in the right direction – Down! According to the latest figures from the N.C. Department of Commerce, Wayne County’s seasonally unadjusted jobless rate dropped to 6.3% in August. That’s down from the 8.1% unemployment rate recorded in July. However, the county’s jobless rate this past August was still higher…read more »

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