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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
July 2017
3.9%
31,542
32,772
1,230
May 2017
4.2%
30,572
31,856
1,284
April 2017
4.2%
30,138
31,404
1,266
March 2017
4.9%
29,366
30,805
1,439
February 2017
5.5%
29,089
30,689
1,600
January 2017
6.2%
28,747
30,529
1,782

 

Craven County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
July 2017
4.4%
40,731
42,523
1,792
May 2017
4.5%
40,252
42,063
1,811
April 2017
4.4%
40,184
41,952
1,768
March 2017
4.9%
40,114
42,080
1,966
February 2017
5.1%
39,766
41,794
2,028
January 2017
5.7%
39,558
41,813
2,255

 

Duplin County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
July 2017
4.6%
24,374
25,495
1,121
May 2017
4.5%
25,674
26,829
1,155
April 2017
4.4%
25,943
27,084
1,141
March 2017
4.8%
26,280
27,541
1,261
February 2017
5.2%
25,628
26,961
1,333
January 2017
5.8%
24,998
26,448
1,450

 

Greene County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
July 2017
4.5%
8,896
9,296
400
May 2017
4.5%
9,119
9,529
410
April 2017
4.3%
9,250
9,648
398
March 2017
4.4%
9,362
9,774
412
February 2017
4.5%
9,220
9,635
415
January 2017
5.1%
9,050
9,512
462

 

Jones County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
July 2017
4.1%
4,383
4,563
180
May 2017
4.1%
4,403
4,584
181
April 2017
3.8%
4,463
4,633
170
March 2017
4.4%
4,495
4,693
198
February 2017
4.9%
4,400
4,616
216
January 2017
5.7%
4,311
4,557
246

 

Lenoir County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
July 2017
4.3%
26,126
27,249
1,123
May 2017
4.5%
26,256
27,438
1,182
April 2017
4.4%
26,398
27,560
1,162
March 2017
4.9%
26,536
27,836
1,300
February 2017
5.3%
26,293
27,687
1,394
January 2017
5.9%
26,005
27,539
1,534

 

Onslow County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
July 2017
4.6%
60,639
63,428
2,789
May 2017
4.7%
61,058
63,928
2,870
April 2017
4.5%
60,868
63,607
2,739
March 2017
5.0%
60,935
63,982
3,047
February 2017
5.5%
60,348
63,667
3,319
January 2017
6.3%
59,546
63,297
3,751

 

Pamlico County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
July 2017
4.4%
5,223
5,453
230
May 2017
4.5%
5,190
5,424
234
April 2017
4.5%
5,206
5,440
234
March 2017
4.9%
5,210
5,465
255
February 2017
5.1%
5,144
5,406
262
January 2017
5.9%
5,094
5,395
301

 

Wayne County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
July 2017
4.8%
50,000
52,400
2,400
May 2017
5.0%
50,421
52,942
2,521
April 2017
5.0%
50,841
53,383
2,542
March 2017
5.3%
51,379
54,102
2,723
February 2017
5.7%
50,727
53,618
2,891
January 2017
6.2%
50,011
53,112
3,101

 

 

 

Wednesday, August 23, 2017
 
 

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