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  • Illinois Jobs Up in October October Unemployment Rate Declines


  • Press Release: The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) announced today that the unemployment rate dipped by 0.1 percentage points to 4.9 percent in October and nonfarm payrolls increased by +3,400 jobs over-the-month, based on preliminary data provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and released by IDES. September job growth was revised up to show a smaller decline (-7,900 jobs) than initially reported (-10,800 jobs).

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Volume or Year: 2017
Number or Issue: November 16

Date Created: 11-16-2017
Date Last Modified: 11-16-2017

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