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Mixed Unemployment Numbers For South Coast

Posted on Friday, January 20, 2012 12:34pm


Just released monthly unemployment figures show a big hike in Santa Barbara County, and a small dip in Ventura County.

Santa Barbara County went up a half percent, from 8.2 percent in November of last year, to 8.7 percent in December.  Ventura County improved slightly, with 9.5 percent unemployment reported in November of last year for the county, and 9.5 percent in December.  Statewide, the month to month unemployment held stead from last November to December, at 10.9 percent.


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