Rome's unemployment rate up to 6.5 percent in January
Additional survey data on job openings and labor turnover released Thursday by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics showed 5.6 million job openings on the last business day of January, with the rate of job openings at 3.7 percent, unchanged from December.
Nonfarm payrolls rose by a healthy 235,000 in February from the prior month, the Labor Department reported last week, and the unemployment rate ticked down to 4.7%.
The rate rose as the number of jobs declined, while the number of new layoffs increased, according to the press release.
Mack Clark, general manager for the Newnan Georgia Department of Labor, said jobs are available in Coweta. The layoffs were seen in the categories of manufacturing, administrative and support services, construction and trade, and transportation and warehousing. The number of unemployed residents rose by 2,726 to 23,887, while the number of employed residents decreased by 1,094 to 387,721.
The labor force, which consists of employed residents and those who are unemployed, but actively looking for jobs, grew by 1,184 to 63,356.
Claims, which count the number of people who applied for unemployment insurance for the first time in the past week, ticked down by 2,000 to 241,000.
Cuonzo Martin steps down at Cal, apparently headed to Mizzou
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No clarification, no regrets from Kohli
India were favourites at the start of the series but Australia's huge win in Pune proved they can't be taken lightly. The BCCI withdrew the complaint later on the same day after a meeting between the BCCI and Cricket Australia .
Racing 92 and Stade Francais to merge next season
Lorenzetti paved the way for a cull of players, saying half the combined roster of professionals could be axed. It is up to them to select the best 45 players from the 90 players on the books of both clubs at the moment.
The unemployment rate rose earlier this year. It was 5.6 percent in January 2016.
Continuing claims, the current number of individuals filing for unemployment insurance benefits, fell by 30,000 to 2,030,000 for the week ended March 4. Dalton had the highest unemployment rate at the start of 2017 of any of Georgia's 14 metropolitan areas and the January rate for metro Dalton was 2 percentage points above the comparable USA rate for the same month.
Decreases in new claims are typically an indication of an improving labor market as fewer individuals are losing jobs.
The rate rose as the labor force grew and the number of new layoffs increased.
The National average was 4.8 percent in January compared to 5.2 percent in December.
Timico invests in new Gold Cup for amateur point-to-point riders
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Player fouls with team leading in final seconds of NCAA Tournament game
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SA To Harness Energy From Awkward Tension Between Frydenberg And Weatherill
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Tillerson's email alias was prompted by business needs, Exxon says
PricewaterhouseCoopers and Exxon Mobil Corporation , was filed in New York State Supreme Court, New York County. Some have used secondary email accounts while others sought to mask their communications.
You Can Now Use Amazon's Alexa From Your iPhone
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Tillerson: US needs 'different approach' to North Korea
Tillerson said he had "a very open, candid discussion" with Kishida about taking a different approach toward North Korea. The Secretary of State Thursday offering an olive branch to North Korea, saying Pyongyang "need not fear" the U.S.
White House Border Wall Request Sets Up Clash With Democrats
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Tillerson Makes First Diplomacy Trip To Asia
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England Preparation For Ireland Clash Assured With Eddie Jones, Says Courtney Lawes
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South Australia's new energy plan released
He also flagged concern over the government's proposal to bring in new powers to intervene in the functioning of the grid. He said the producers had guaranteed to ensure that gas would be available for the national electricity market.