March Unemployment Rates Increase in Most NC Counties

Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Author: 
Brett Dyson

Not seasonally adjusted unemployment rates grew in 97 of North Carolina's 100 counties in March. Thirty-eight counties had rates that were either at or below the state's 4.2 percent not seasonally adjusted rate, which increased 0.5 of a percentage point from the February 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 March County and Area Employment Figures Released