Economic Indicators

Employment and Unemployment: State

Updated: February 11, 2016

Monthly analysis of the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ states employment report.

State unemployment rates by race and ethnicity at the end of 2015 show a plodding recovery | 2:26 pm, February 11, 2016
Even as the recovery moves ahead slowly, conditions vary greatly across states and across racial and ethnic groups.

Posted February 11, 2016 | Read the full report from EPI »

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