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Employment Data

Listed below are employment statistics for each of the Eastern Carolina WDB counties for the last 6 months.

Carteret County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
February 2018
4.9%
29,870
31,334
1,464
January 2018
5.1%
29,410
30,910
1,500
December 2017
4.5%
29,745
31,084
1,339
November 2017
4.4%
30,315
31,649
1,334
October 2017
4.0%
30,697
31,925
1,228
September 2017
3.8%
31,702
32,907
1,205

 

Craven County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
February 2018
4.7%
39,752
41,620
1,868
January 2018
4.8%
39,313
41,200
1,887
December 2017
4.7%
39,412
41,264
1,852
November 2017
4.8%
39,932
41,849
1,917
October 2017
4.4%
39,870
41,624
1,754
September 2017
4.3%
40,386
42,123
1,737

 

Duplin County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
February 2018
5.1%
24,465
25,713
1,248
January 2018
5.3%
23,786
25,047
1,261
December 2017
4.9%
23,749
24,913
1,164
November 2017
5.0%
24,309
25,524
1,215
October 2017
4.4%
24,828
25,920
1,092
September 2017
4.3%
24,964
26,037
1,073

 

Greene County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
February 2018
4.3%
9,320
9,721
401
January 2018
4.3%
9,107
9,499
392
December 2017
4.3%
9,052
9,441
389
November 2017
4.6%
8,849
9,256
407
October 2017
4.1%
9,078
9,450
372
September 2017
4.1%
9,064
9,436
372

 

Jones County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
February 2018
4.7%
4,323
4,526
203
January 2018
4.8%
4,207
4,409
202
December 2017
4.6%
4,292
4,489
197
November 2017
4.6%
4,293
4,490
197
October 2017
4.1%
4,369
4,548
179
September 2017
4.1%
4,388
4,568
180

 

Lenoir County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
February 2018
4.6%
27,188
28,439
1,251
January 2018
4.7%
26,813
28,073
1,260
December 2017
4.5%
26,735
27,938
1,203
November 2017
4.7%
26,390
27,630
1,240
October 2017
4.4%
26,706
27,881
1,175
September 2017
4.1%
26,995
28,102
1,107

 

Onslow County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
February 2018
5.1%
61,593
64,734
3,141
January 2018
5.3%
60,634
63,848
3,214
December 2017
5.0%
60,645
63,677
3,032
November 2017
5.2%
61,182
64,363
3,181
October 2017
4.7%
61,496
64,386
2,890
September 2017
4.6%
61,641
64,476
2,835

 

Pamlico County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
February 2018
5.0%
5,154
5,412
258
January 2018
5.1%
5,074
5,333
259
December 2017
4.8%
5,072
5,315
243
November 2017
5.0%
5,117
5,373
256
October 2017
4.5%
5,143
5,374
231
September 2017
4.2%
5,192
5,410
218

 

Wayne County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
February 2018
5.0%
50,840
53,382
2,542
January 2018
5.1%
50,163
52,721
2,558
December 2017
5.0%
49,494
51,969
2,475
November 2017
5.1%
49,476
51,999
2,523
October 2017
4.6%
50,150
52,457
2,307
September 2017
4.5%
50,405
52,673
2,268

 

 

 

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