DEED: Minn. Unemployment Rate Holds Steady At 3.3%Minnesota’s unemployment rate remained steady at 3.3 % in May, but professional and business service jobs are up, according to new figures released Thursday.
Officials: State Unemployment Numbers Lowest Since Last RecessionThe Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development says the state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 2.8 percent in October.
Minnesota's Unemployment Rate About As Low As It Can GetMinnesota’s unemployment rate hit 2.8 percent in September 2018, the lowest it’s been since 1999, and almost three times lower than peak unemployment hit in 2009, during the recession.
July U.S. Unemployment Rate Falls To 3.9 PercentThe U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that the U.S unemployment rate fell to 3.9 percent and gained 157,000 jobs in July.
More Growth Expected As Minnesota Adds 9,100 Jobs In DecemberMinnesota employers added 9,100 jobs in December, boosting the state's job gains for 2015 to over 42,000.
Minn. Unemployment Rate Drops To Lowest Level In Nearly 15 YearsMinnesota's unemployment rate is at its lowest level since March 2001. The state Department of Employment and Economic Development reported Thursday that November's seasonally adjusted rate was 3.5 percent. That's the lowest since March 2001.
Minnesota Unemployment Rate Falls Despite Job LossMinnesota's unemployment rate continues to fall to 3.7 percent even as the state loses more jobs. The Department of Employment and Economic Development reported Thursday that the state lost 1,700 jobs in October.
Minn. Unemployment Rate Drops Again, Hits 3.8 PercentMinnesota's unemployment rate has dropped again, coming in at 3.8 percent in September.
Minnesota Unemployment Steady In First Figures For 2015Minnesota's unemployment rate was largely stable in the first figures covering 2015. The labor force participation rate and the employment-to-population ratio ticked up in January as unemployment held at 3.7 percent.
Minn. Unemployment Rate Drops Despite Job LossesMinnesota's unemployment rate has fallen to its lowest level in more than 13 years even though more than 5,000 jobs were lost in December.
Teen Unemployment Down, Summer Job Outlook PositiveMinnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development officials say the summer job outlook for teens is looking pretty good this year. DEED Jobs Analyst Oriane Casale says the unemployment rate for teens in Minnesota is down substantially from the last two years.