Fourth District Employment
The Fourth District’s unemployment rate fell to 5.1% in March from 5.4% a month earlier. Employment in the District was up compared to both February (0.4%) and March 2005 (1.4%). The labor force was unchanged over the month and has increased 0.4% since March 2005. Nationally, the unemployment rate was 4.7% in March and remained there in April.
Suggested citation: “Fourth District Employment,” Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Economic Trends, no. 06-06, pp. 14, 06.15.2006.