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Unemployment Down in Ventura, Santa Barbara Counties; Holds Steady Statewide

Posted on Friday, April 18, 2014 1:56pm


The latest unemployment figures show a drop in the jobless rate for Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties, while statewide numbers stayed flat.

In Ventura County, the jobless rate dipped from 7.3% in February, to 7.1% in March.  The unemployment rate plunged from 7.2% in February, to 6.7% in March is Santa Barbara County.

The statewide unemployment figure held steady from February to March, at 8.1%.


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