Sunday, April 1, 2012

RC: March Employment Numbers

Each month, WorkForce Essentials provides the Robertson County Commission with their “Spotlight on the Counties.”

This is a simple e-newsletter, but it provides us with valuable information regarding the state of our employment.
Here are the March statistics for Robertson County:
Labor Force                                                         34,390
Employed                                                            31,840
Unemployed                                                        2,540
Unemployment Rate                                           7.4%
Last Month’s Unemployment Rate                  7.5%
Unemployment Rate Change                           -.01%
State Unemployment Rate                                8.0%
U.S. Unemployment Rate                            8.3%