View Mobile Site
Jul 21, 6:59 AM EDT

Georgia's jobless rate drops to lowest rate since late 2007


ATLANTA (AP) -- State labor officials say Georgia's seasonally adjusted jobless rate has dropped to 5.1 percent - the lowest it has been since the start of the recession in December 2007.

The Georgia Department of Labor on Thursday announced the 5.1 percent unemployment rate for June.

It was down from 5.3 percent in May, and 5.8 percent a year ago.

© 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Learn more about our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.


Contents of this site are © Copyright 2014 The Times, Gainesville, GA. All rights reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of service

Powered by
Morris Technology
Please wait ...