Unemployment Rate Drops Slightly in Moore County
The unemployment rate in Moore County dropped from 8.7 percent in March to 8.5 percent in April, the N.C. Employment Security Commission reported today.
It was the third straight month that the county rate improved.
Unemployment rates decreased in 73 of North Carolina's 100 counties in April. Rates increased in in 10 counties and remained the same in 17. Overall, the state unemployment rate remained steady in April at 9.7 percent.
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