Tuesday, May 26, 2009

County (un)Employment in Oregon

April's county-level data is now available for Oregon!

The latest figures show that April's seasonally adjusted unemployment rates ranged from 19.9 percent in Crook County to 8.9 percent in Benton County. Most areas expereienced a slight increase in their unemployment rate from March to April. One county saw no change and five counties experienced a decline in their unemployment rate.

Most counties (except Sherman and Wheeler) also have lower total employment than in April 2008.

Find out more at! We've got info on employment by industry for every county in Oregon. The direct link is, where you select a county and the type of data you would like.

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