Florida's Jobless Claims Close To Pre-Pandemic LevelsHeading into Thanksgiving and the holiday shopping rush, Florida had its lowest four-week run of new unemployment claims since before the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Florida Unemployment Rate At 5.1 PercentFlorida’s unemployment rate ticked up to 5.1 percent in July, as state officials pointed to people continuing to re-enter the labor force during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Florida Sees Decline In Unemployment ClaimsFlorida had a dip in new unemployment claims during the final week in which jobless people could get $300 a week in federal assistance.
Florida Jobless Rate Up Slightly In FebruaryFlorida’s jobless rate ticked up in February for the second straight month, according to numbers released Friday by the state Department of Economic Opportunity.
State Jobless Rate Lowest Since 2007Florida’s unemployment rate dipped in July, hitting an 11-year low of 3.7 percent, according to numbers posted Friday by the state Department of Economic Opportunity.
State's Unemployment Rate Stands At 5-PercentFlorida ended 2015 with an unemployment rate of five percent.
Florida Unemployment Rate Drops To 6.1% In JanuaryFlorida officials announced Monday the state's unemployment rate had dropped to 6.1 percent in January, down 0.2 percent from December and nearly two percent from a year ago.
State Unemployment Drops To 6.2 Percent In NovemberThe state of Florida will be releasing the unemployment numbers for the month of December Friday morning and it could give a boost to Governor Rick Scott while also posing a tricky political situation.
State Unemployment Rate Drops To 6.4%Florida’s unemployment rate dropped from 6.7 percent to 6.4 percent in the month of November, but job creation was nearly stagnant as just 6,100 jobs were created in the state.
Fla. Unemployment Rate Drops; S. Fla. Still StrugglingFlorida’s unemployment rate dropped from a seasonally adjusted rate of 6.8 percent in September to 6.7 percent statewide in October. The unemployment rate dropped 1.5 points over the last year and was the lowest since August 2008.
Economy Adds 195,000 Jobs In JuneOne day after the nation celebrated the nation’s independence, the U.S. Labor Department delivered good news to the U.S. economy.
Unemployment Drops 0.1% In MayFlorida’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped to 7.1 percent in May 2013 which was the lowest rate seen since September 2008. Overall, unemployment dropped 0.1 percent in the last month according to the seasonally adjusted numbers.
Florida Unemployment Rate Drops; Miami Still StrugglingGovernor Rick Scott will use social media to push out the state’s unemployment numbers Friday morning.
Fla. Unemployment Improves, Miami-Dade StrugglingFlorida’s unemployment rate dropped for a second-straight month to 7.5 percent which was the lowest the rate has been since October 2008 when it was 7.4 percent.
Nearly 7,000 Jobs In Miami-Dade Disappear In FebruaryGovernor Rick Scott hopes the release of the state’s unemployment numbers Friday will bring more improvement after the jobs numbers spiked in January.