Jobless Rates Down in Most Counties for Month and Year

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Fri April 25, 2014

Jobless Rates Down in Most Counties for Month and Year

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Kalamazoo County's seasonally unadjusted jobless rate was 7%, compared to 7.8% in March of last year
LANSING, MI - Unemployment fell in West Michigan in March, reflecting a statewide trend in which the number of jobless claims fell while total employment rose, according to the Michigan Department of Technology, Management & Budget. Unemployment fell to 6.0 percent in the Grand Rapids-Wyoming and the Holland - Grand Haven metropolitan areas, the agency reported on Thursday, April 24.