January Unemployment Rates Decrease in Most NC Counties

Friday, March 19, 2021
Brett Dyson

Not seasonally adjusted unemployment rates decreased in 62 of North Carolina's 100 counties in January. Fifty-five counties had rates that were either at or below the state's 6.0 percent not seasonally adjusted rate, which decreased 0.1 of a percentage point from the December annually adjusted unemployment rate.

Unemployment rates decreased 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 January County and Area Employment Figures Released