The state says Iowa's unemployment rate remained steady at 2.9 percent in January.
New Mexico's unemployment rate fell to 5.9 percent in January, down from 6 percent in December. Compared with this time last year, Maryland jobs are up by 8,700, an over-the-year change of 0.3 percent.
Annual benchmarking of the state's employment data showed North Carolina made little statistical progress with the jobless rate during 2017. Average weekly earnings for all private sector employees were up 3.5 percent from in January compared to January 2017.
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"Kansas starts the year at a low 3.5% unemployment rate", said Secretary Lana Gordon.
"The 85,000-plus jobs added in the household survey, easily surpassed labor growth this past year".
The state's nonfarm employment increased by 9,200 overall with job gains led by durable goods manufacturing, up 2,100 and wholesale trade, up 3,200.
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Note: This release incorporates revised historical labor force numbers and industry employment data. In employment reports, the "labor force" number includes people who have jobs as well as unemployed people who are actively looking for work. (The Management of Companies and Enterprises subsector decreased by 100 jobs.) The Education and Health Services sector increased by 3,500 jobs across the Health Care and Social Assistance and Educational Services subsectors.
All Wiregrass counties have jobless rates that are at least 1.4 percent below what they were at this time a year ago. That's when it released the jobs data from February and reported the legal sector lost 200 jobs that month - this on top of 1,200 jobs that were lost in the industry in January. Whereas, in quarterly terms, total employment increased with 0.9 % compared to the third quarter of 2017.
Trade, transportation and utilities declined by 2,600, with retail trade suffering a 2,300 hit, due in part to recent layoffs and closures in the sector.
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