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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
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
August 2017
4.1%
31,299
32,582
1,283
July 2017
4.1%
32,046
33,360
1,314
June 2017
3.9%
31,542
32,772
1,230

 

Craven County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
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
August 2017
4.8%
40,146
42,073
1,927
July 2017
4.6%
40,790
42,666
1,876
June 2017
4.4%
40,731
42,523
1,792

 

Duplin County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
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
August 2017
4.8%
24,856
26,049
1,193
July 2017
4.7%
25,236
26,422
1,186
June 2017
4.6%
24,374
25,495
1,121

 

Greene County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
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
August 2017
4.6%
8,928
9,339
411
July 2017
4.7%
9,041
9,466
425
June 2017
4.5%
8,896
9,296
400

 

Jones County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
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
August 2017
4.4%
4,368
4,560
192
July 2017
4.1%
4,517
4,702
185
June 2017
4.1%
4,383
4,563
180

 

Lenoir County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
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
August 2017
4.5%
25,986
27,155
1,169
July 2017
4.5%
26,398
27,586
1,188
June 2017
4.3%
26,126
27,249
1,123

 

Onslow County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
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
August 2017
4.9%
60,817
63,797
2,980
July 2017
5.2%
58,909
61,972
3,063
June 2017
4.6%
60,639
63,428
2,789

 

Pamlico County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
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
August 2017
4.5%
5,164
5,396
232
July 2017
4.6%
5,275
5,518
243
June 2017
4.4%
5,223
5,453
230

 

Wayne County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
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
August 2017
5.0%
49,454
51,927
2,473
July 2017
5.1%
50,323
52,889
2,566
June 2017
4.8%
50,000
52,400
2,400

 

 

 

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