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Alabama jobless rate drops to 3.6 percent

Alabama jobless rate drops to 3.6 percent

The state unemployment rate dipped to 2.7% in October, a tenth of a percent lower than in September.

From October 2016 to October 2017, BLS estimates MA has added 69,000 jobs. This was down from 3.8 percent in September and down from 4.3 percent in October 2016. But she adds not all communities and regions of the state are benefiting equally from this growth.

Nebraska's unemployment rate in October was 2.7 percent. "Our workforce-development programs continue to prioritize closing skills gaps and connecting all citizens of the Commonwealth to prosperous career pathways", Labor and Workforce Development Secretary Rosalin Acosta said.

Nationally, the unemployment rate in October was 4.1 percent, down slightly from 4.2 in September and 4.8 percent a year ago.

Russian Federation posts video game screenshot as 'proof' of U.S. helping IS
The ministry claimed the image showed an IS convoy leaving a Syrian town last week aided by United States forces. Instead, it came from the smartphone game AC-130 Gunship Simulator: Special Ops Squadron.


At the same time, the size of the state's labor force has continued to hover right around 1.4 million people for most of the past year.

When it comes to jobless rates for the area, Emporia's unemployment figure is 2.9 percent and Lyon County's rate also is 2.9 percent.

The number of employed climbed more than 18 hundred in October, setting a record, according to the Department of Workforce.

The private service-providing sector, at 3,863,100, lost 2,000 jobs.


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