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Unemployment Shrinks in Fla, PBC

Unemployment Shrinks in Fla, PBC

Florida's unemployment rate is dropping again.
 

The state's unemployment rate for December was 6.2 percent. It was 6.4 percent the previous month. That's the lowest the rate has been since June 2008.


Palm Beach County's jobless rate has dropped from 6.4 percent in November to 6 percent in December.  

There were an estimated 584,000 people who remained out of work in the Sunshine State. The state added slightly more than 14,000 jobs last month.

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