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Major Unemployment Drops Reported In Ventura, Santa Barbara Counties

Posted on Friday, May 18, 2012 10:43am

Unemployment has made some major month to month drops in Ventura, and Santa Barbara Counties, as well as statewide.

In Ventura County, the number of people out of work went from 9.6% in March, to 8.7% in April.

The reduction was even more dramatic in Santa Barbara County. Unemployment dropped from 8.9% in March, to 7.7% in April.

Statewide, unemployment dipped by a percent, from 11.5% in March, to 10.5% in April.

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