December Unemployment Rates Increase in Most NC Counties

Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Brett Dyson

Not seasonally adjusted unemployment rates rose in 99 of North Carolina's 100 counties in December. Forty-six counties had rates that were either at or below the state's 3.8 percent not seasonally adjusted rate, which increased 0.3 of a percentage point from the November revised unemployment rate.

Unemployment rates increased in all 15 of North Carolina’s Metropolitan Statistical Areas.

For more on North Carolina's county and regional employment figures, go to:
North Carolina County Labor Market Conditions
North Carolina's November County and Area Employment Figures Released