Ohio jobless numbers up past week


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The latest unemployment numbers as reported by the State of Ohio.

The latest unemployment numbers as reported by the State of Ohio.


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COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohioans filed 9,851 initial traditional unemployment claims last week, which was 629 more than the previous week, and the state’s residents filed 50,733 continued traditional unemployment claims last week — 1,413 more than the previous week.

The total number of traditional claims filed October 3-9 was 60,584, according to Thursday’s news release from the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services.

Ohio’s unemployment rate in August was 5.4%. The national unemployment rate in August was 5.2%.

Ohio’s labor force participation rate in August was 60.8%, while the national labor force participation rate in August was 61.7%.

The latest unemployment numbers as reported by the State of Ohio.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2021/10/web1_ohio-graphic-1.jpgThe latest unemployment numbers as reported by the State of Ohio. ODJFS

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