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Monthly Unemployment

Monthly percentage of the labor force that is unemployed (not seasonally adjusted)

What does this mean?

Monthly unemployment shows the most current information on the percent of people able and actively looking for work, but cannot find it.

Why does this matter?

Monthly unemployment gives timely indicator of economic health through demand for labor.

North Carolina Ranking
26 / 51

* Source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Monthly Unemployment

Monthly Unemployment