Tag: virginia unemployment

Virginia unemployment rate drops to 4.3 percent in September

Governor McAuliffe announced today that Virginia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate decreased 0.2 percentage point in September to 4.3 percent, the third consecutive monthly decline. At 4.3 percent, the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate is at its lowest level since September 2008 when it was also 4.3 percent.


Virginia unemployment rate dips to 4.8 percent

Governor McAuliffe announced today that Virginia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate decreased 0.1 percentage point in July to 4.8 percent. Virginia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remains below the national rate, which was unchanged in July at 5.3 percent.


Virginia unemployment rate down to 5.6 percent

Virginia’s unemployment rate fell to 5.6% in the month of November, according to data released today by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.


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Report: State unemployment rate unchanged in August

Virginia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was unchanged in August at 5.9 percent, but was down 0.5 percentage point from August a year ago.


Report: Unemployment rate up a tick in Virginia

Virginia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate increased 0.1 percentage point in June, but was 0.6 percentage point below the year-ago June rate


Unemployment up in Va.; Dems blame McDonnell

The Virginia Employment Commission announced on Friday that the number of unemployed Virginians grew considerably in the month of August even as national unemployment rates declined. “It’s disappointing to see Virginia’s unemployment rate head in the wrong direction, particularly when the national rate decreased over the same amount of time,” said DPVA Executive Director David […]