Fourth District Employment
In March, the Fourth District’s unemployment rate fell 0.1 percentage point to 6.0%, compared to the 5.2% U.S. average (which was unchanged in April). The number of unemployed people in the District fell by about 7,000 (down 1.3%) from February to March; during the same period, the labor force increased by about 8,000 (up 0.1%).
Suggested citation: “Fourth District Employment,” Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Economic Trends, no. 05-06, pp. 14, 06.01.2005.