Florida's unemployment rate hits 7.5 percent

Florida's unemployment rate hits 7.5 percent
Florida's seasonally adjusted unemployment number fell slightly in March, dropping 0.3 percentage point to 7.5 percent, according to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. The revised number was 7.8 percent in February. The jobless numbers in …
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Vermont's unemployment rate continues downward trend
When those workers are counted, as well as Vermonters who are working part time but want full-time work, Barewicz said the state's real unemployment rate, known as U-6, averaged 11 percent last year. The commonly used unemployment rate, or U-3, …
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10 metros with biggest unemployment drops – USA Today
Meanwhile, in some metropolitan statistical areas, unemployment rates proportionately fell much more than the rate nationwide. In Palm Coast, Fla., the unemployment rate fell by 2.5 percentage points from a year ago to 10.3% in February. The metro …
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South Florida's unemployment rate keeps falling
“Solid growth in business payrolls and a declining unemployment rate were welcome news only tempered by a decline in the laborforce,” said University of Central Florida economist Sean Snaith. “Florida is batting two for three in the monthly jobs …
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