Employment

Measures of employment are commonly used as a sign of economic prosperity within a community. The following data measures employment performance.

Unemployment Rate
Trending Off target
6.6% Baseline
Nov 2014
7.1% Current
Nov 2017
5.7% Target
Monthly
Employment Participation Rate
Trending Off target
61.4% Baseline
Nov 2014
59.7% Current
Nov 2017
64.9% Target
Monthly
Youth Unemployment Rate
Trending On target
16.2% Baseline
Dec 2014
8.5% Current
Dec 2016
15.0% Target
2018
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