September Unemployment Rates Increase in Most NC Counties

Wednesday, October 28, 2020
Brett Dyson

Not seasonally adjusted unemployment rates increased in 95 of North Carolina's 100 counties in September. Sixty-seven counties had rates that were either at or below the state's 7.0 percent not seasonally adjusted rate, which decreased 0.2 of a percentage point from the August revised unemployment rate.

Unemployment rates increased in 13 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 September County and Area Employment Figures Released