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May Unemployment Rates Increase in Most NC Counties

Tuesday, July 2, 2019
Author: 
Brett Dyson

Not seasonally adjusted unemployment rates rose in 95 of North Carolina's 100 counties in May. Forty-six counties had rates that were either at or below the state's 4.0 percent not seasonally adjusted rate, which increased 0.4 of a percentage point from the April revised unemployment rate.
Unemployment rates increased in all of North Carolina’s 15 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 May County and Area Employment Figures Released