February Unemployment Rates Decrease in Most NC Counties

Wednesday, April 6, 2022
Author: 
Brett Dyson

Not seasonally adjusted unemployment rates decreased in 50 of North Carolina's 100 counties in February, increased in 12, and remained unchanged in 38. Fifty-six counties had rates that were either at or below the state's 3.7 percent not seasonally adjusted rate, which decreased 0.1 of a percentage point from the January revised unemployment rate. 

Unemployment rates decreased in nine 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 February County and Area Employment Figures Released