March jobless rates in Northeast Mississippi.

CATEGORY: Economics

AUTHOR: SINGER

March jobless rates in Northeast Mississippi.

County Labor force Unemployed % unemployed % change from Feb.

Alcorn 15,440 1,530 9.9 +0.1

Benton 3,170 240 7.6 -1.2

Calhoun 7,030 350 5.0 -0.1

Chickasaw 8,850 810 9.2 -0.7

Clay 8,660 690 8.0 -0.2

Itawamba 11,480 720 6.3 +0.5

Lafayette 15,950 530 3.3 0

Lee 39,020 1,710 4.4 +0.2

Marshall 13,710 1,100 8.0 -0.7

Monroe 16,250 2,380 14.6 +4.7

Pontotoc 12,910 610 4.7 -0.8

Prentiss 12,620 1,100 8.7 +0.4

Tippah 9,790 670 6.8 -1.5

Tishomingo 10,520 720 6.8 -1.0

Union 12,570 970 7.7 -0.6

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