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Jobless Rates in PBC, Fla Didn't Drop in February

Jobless Rates in PBC, Fla Didn't Drop  in February

Palm Beach County and the statewide unemployment rates held steady in February. 

Locally, 6.4 percent of those looking for work did not have jobs, the same number from January. 

Florida's unemployment rate was 6.2 percent, which matched the revised number from January. 

Still, the state added more than 33,000 jobs last month. 

The statewide 6.2 percent is down from 7.9 percent a year ago. 

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