Not seasonally adjusted unemployment rates rose in 93 of North Carolina's 100 counties in January. Forty-seven counties had rates that were either at or below the state's 4.7 percent not seasonally adjusted rate, which increased 0.3 of a percentage point from the December benchmarked unemployment rate.
Unemployment rates increased in 14 of North Carolina’s 15 Metropolitan Statistical Areas.
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North Carolina County Labor Market Conditions
North Carolina's January County and Area Employment Figures Released