State and local unemployment rates last month remained well below the national rate, which was 4.1 percent for February.
Counties with the lowest unemployment rates are: Shelby County at 3.1 percent, Cullman County at 3.6 percent, and Marshall, Madison and Blount Counties at 3.7 percent. In February 2017, the island's rate of unemployment stood at 3.1 percent, according to the data. January jobs were revised down to show a slight drop (-1,300 jobs) rather than a slight gain as initially reported (+200 jobs).
"Wisconsin is literally working as more people are employed today than ever before in our history", Walker said.
The state says the number of people employed in North Carolina has increased by about 78,000 over the year, and the number of unemployed has decreased.
Leisure and hospitality led all sectors in February with 3,400 new jobs, followed by manufacturing (up 700), education and health services (up 500), trade, transportation and utilities (up 400), construction (up 300) and logging and mining (up 100).
The number of unemployed in February was 95,099, the lowest number since May 2008. February marked the first time that jobs in the commonwealth rose above 6 million. It represents a small drop from February a year ago, when the figure was 4.8 percent.
Governor Kay Ivey announced today that Alabama's preliminary, seasonally adjusted February unemployment rate held steady at 3.7%, well below February 2017's rate of 5.3%. That total is approaching the all-time peak of 7.7 million set in April 2006 and is far above the cyclical bottom reached in January 2011 of 5.4 million. "Last year had the weakest job growth of any year since the end of the Great Recession".
Unemployment in Maine was the lowest in more than 42 years, according to a March 23 release from the Maine Dept. of Labor. Over the past 12 months, construction employment was down by 2,300 jobs or 3 percent. They do not include unemployed Kentuckians who have not looked for employment within the past four weeks. Estimates may not add up to the total labor force due to rounding. As a result, the two statistics may exhibit different monthly trends.
Due to places like the Job Center in Marathon County that help people find their career paths, the unemployment rate could continue to go down.
However, Rickie Fowler, Justin Rose, Brooks Koepka, Henrik Stenson, Adam Scott, and Joost Luiten, will not be playing this week. Saturday afternoon will also have the quarterfinals, and Sunday is reserved for the semifinals, finals and third-place match.
Now people look at us as title candidates whereas previously we had to fight to get into the top four and even the top six. Manchester United , Liverpool and Tottenham now occupy second to fourth, with eight games remaining this season.
The AU has set a 2018 deadline for the removal of visa requirements for all African citizens in all African countries. This week in Rwanda 44 countries backed plans for a new African trade bloc, styled on the European Union.
One difference between Allliance games and the National Football League is that kickoffs will be eliminated, NBC Sports said. The AAF doesn't view itself as a league that is competing with the NFL , but one that will be complimentary to it.
Phone manufacturers tweak screens to their specifications, and Apple has for years calibrated iPhone screens for color accuracy. Apple recently sent out invites to an event, where the company is expected to announce new products and services.
Researchers are trying to determine how it got its cigar-like shape and from where it may have originated. Oumuamua is formally known as 1I/2017 U1 i.e. the first interstellar object to pass our solar system.
The tour is set to kick off on Wednesday, June 6 in Cardiff, Wales and then head to the USA beginning in Cleveland on July 25. The incredible visuals helped to showcase the stunning legacy of Bob Marley, as well as local Jamaican traditions.
Is this a serious bid? " Cynthia Nixon was opposed to having a qualified lesbian become mayor of New York City". She added, "As a lesbian who ran one of the most high profile races in the country, I know what that's like".
A 28-year-old Menifee man is being held in lieu of $1 million bail after being accused of sexually assaulting a child. The suspect, Michelle Mayer, 39, was reportedly present during the assaults and was paid in money, meth and cocaine.
After $0.03 actual EPS reported by 2U, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -1,000.00% negative EPS growth. USA stocks surged on Friday, pushing the Nasdaq composite to a record, after February jobs growth far exceeded expectations.
The Mississippi clinic performed 78 abortions in 2017 when the fetus was identified as being 15 weeks or older, the lawsuit says. Later on Monday, the organisation filed a motion for a temporary restraining order, said Robert B.
UK Authorities Raid Cambridge Analytica Office in London
The good news is that the most important actions to prevent this from happening again today we have already taken years ago. In case something fishy is found, Facebook plans to conduct a complete audit and ban developers from using the platform.
Toys R Us liquidation sales to start as soon as Thursday
Toys-R-Us has been facing financial trouble for some time now, with the company accruing $5 billion in debts and liabilities. On Thursday, prime your wallets because that's when the massive sales are expected, as per USA Today .
Sarkozy questioned further over campaign financing
One of Sarkozy's former ministers and a close ally, Brice Hortefeux , was also being questioned on Tuesday, the BBC reported. The Libyan dictator was killed by rebels in 2011 after France and Britain backed a revolt against his ruthless regime.
Boston Red Sox clean up with Clorox
New York Yankees outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury is expected to start the season on the disabled list, manager Aaron Boone said Monday. The last time the Yankees played overseas was in 2004, when they faced the Tampa Bay Devil Rays in Tokyo in a two-game series.
Peruvian President Kuczynski resigns before impeachment vote
Defying Peru's ban, Maduro has vowed to be at the mid-April Summit of the Americas, which his biggest worldwide critic - U.S. He has denied wrongdoing but said on Wednesday that he did not want to be an obstacle to the country's development.
Kidde recalls 452000 smoke alarms due to manufacturing defect
Federal safety regulators are warning that thousands of Kidde smoke alarms may not alert people if there is a fire in their home. The alarms were sold at Menards, The Home Depot, Walmart, Amazon and Kidde's website between September 2016 and this January.
Stephen Hawking's ashes to be interred at Westminster Abbey
While a date for the thanksgiving ceremony at the Abbey is yet to be decided, the funeral date has been confirmed as March 31. Stephen Hawking's ashes will be interred next to the grave of Sir Isaac Newton at Westminster Abbey , it has been confirmed.
Fed raises interest rates in Powell's debut
USA indexes lifted following the announcement, with the Dow Jones rising as much as one per cent. Those higher estimates may reflect the expected impact of additional government spending.