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  • Thu., June 21, 2012 10:00am
    The unemployment rate in metro areas around Georgia rose or remain unchanged in May, mirroring a slight increase in the state’s overall jobless...
  • Thu., June 14, 2012 7:44am
    Georgia’s unemployment rate stayed the same between April and May, holding at 8.9 percent. Labor officials said it’s the first time in 10 months the...
  • Thu., May 17, 2012 8:30am
    Georgia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate has fallen below 9 percent for the first time in more than three years. The jobless rate...
  • Thu., March 29, 2012 9:00am
    Most of Georgia’s metro areas saw slight drops in their unemployment rates in February. Statewide, February’s unemployment rate was 9.1 percent.
  • Thu., March 22, 2012 7:03am
    Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Thursday morning the state's February seasonally adjusted unemployment rate declined for the seventh...
  • Thu., January 26, 2012 1:00pm
    The Dalton area had the highest unemployment rate among Georgia's metro areas last month at 12.1 percent. The Athens and Warner Robins areas had...
  • Thu., January 19, 2012 9:39am
    Georgia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate declined for the third straight month in December, falling to 9.7 percent. Labor Commissioner...
  • Thu., December 22, 2011 8:57am
    More detailed unemployment data from the state labor department shows the Dalton area has the highest jobless rate at 11.8 percent. Metro Athens...
  • Thu., December 15, 2011 8:57am
    Georgia's unemployment rate has fallen sharply to 9.9 percent in November, the largest one-month decline in 34 years.
  • Fri., November 25, 2011 6:40am
    The Georgia Department of Labor reported Friday the lowest unemployment rate in Georgia is in Athens with 7.5 percent; the highest is Dalton with 12....