Oct. unemployment in Providence metro falls as labor force grows marginally

IN OCTOBER IN THE PROVIDENCE metropolitan area, unemployment declined year over year, while nonfarm payrolls and the civilian labor force also increased.
IN OCTOBER IN THE PROVIDENCE metropolitan area, unemployment declined year over year, while nonfarm payrolls and the civilian labor force also increased.
PROVIDENCE – Employment on nonfarm payrolls in the Providence metropolitan area in October increased 0.5 percent year over year – not seasonally adjusted - to 596,000 jobs, a rise of 3,100, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Thursday. Unemployment in the metro area was a non-seasonally adjusted 3.8 percent in October, a 0.6…
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