2012-10-25 / General Stories
Texas Unemployment Rate Drops to 6.8 Percent in September
Texas’ seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell to 6.8 percent in September, down from 7.1 percent in August. The state’s unemployment rate is down from 7.9 percent a year ago, and is well below the national unemployment rate in September of 7.8 percent. Texas added 21,000 seasonally adjusted nonfarm jobs in September for a total of 262,700 jobs added since last year.
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