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August Unemployment Rates Decrease in Most NC Counties

Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Author: 
Brett Dyson

Not seasonally adjusted unemployment rates fell in 40 of North Carolina's 100 counties in August. Forty-three counties had rates that were either at or below the state's 4.3 percent not seasonally adjusted rate, which decreased 0.1 of a percentage point from the July revised unemployment rate.

Unemployment rates decreased in 11 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 August County and Area Employment Figures Released