>Crescent City California News, Sports, & Weather | The Triplicate

News Classifieds Web
web powered by Web Search Powered by Google

Home arrow News arrow Business arrow Del Norte County's joblessrate up slightly in May

Print

Del Norte County's joblessrate up slightly in May

Del Norte County's preliminary May 2008 unemployment rate was 8.0 percent. That number is up 0.1 percent from the April rate of 7.9 percent, and 1.2 percent above the May 2007 estimate of 6.8 percent.

At 8.0 percent, Del Norte's ranking among California's 58 counties was unchanged at 34th. Some surrounding county rates included 8.7 percent for Siskiyou, 10.8 percent for Trinity, and 6.5 percent for Humboldt.

Marin had the lowest rate in the State at 4.2 percent and Imperial County had the highest with 19.2 percent. This compares to a seasonally unadjusted rate of 6.5 percent for California and 5.2 percent for the U.S.

Print

Del Norte Triplicate:

312 H Street
P.O. Box 277
Crescent City, CA 95531

(707) 464-2141
webmaster@triplicate.com

Follow The Triplicate headlines on Follow The Triplicate headlines on Twitter

© Copyright 2001 - 2014 Western Communications, Inc. All rights reserved. By Using this site you agree to our Terms of Use