December Unemployment Rates Decrease in Most NC Counties

Wednesday, February 2, 2022
Brett Dyson

Not seasonally adjusted unemployment rates decreased in 91 of North Carolina's 100 counties in December. Fifty-eight counties had rates that were either at or below the state's 3.2 percent not seasonally adjusted rate, which decreased 0.2 of a percentage point from the November revised unemployment rate. 

Unemployment rates decreased 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 December County and Area Employment Figures Released