Unemployment Continues Downward Trend

Published 07/29 2014 10:43AM

Updated 07/29 2014 12:29PM

July 29, 2014- Unemployment statistics in the Erie region continue to trend downwards. The seasonally adjusted rate for June in the Erie region dipped to 5.0 %. That is a two tenths of a percent drop over the month, and the lowest rate since September of 2008.

In Warren county the the June rate was 4.8%. Venango county stands at 5.5 %, and Crawford county shows up at 5.3 %. Statewide the rate is unchanged at 5. 6%, and the rate across America fell two tenths to 6.1% 

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