Ohio unemployment numbers drop


The most recent unemployment numbers reported by the State of Ohio.

The most recent unemployment numbers reported by the State of Ohio.


State of Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohioans filed 9,222 initial traditional unemployment claims last week — which was 913 fewer than the previous week — and 49,320 continued traditional unemployment claims, which was 58,780 fewer than the previous week.

The total number of traditional claims filed Sept. 26-Oct. 2 was 58,542.

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%. The national labor force participation rate in August was 61.7%.

The most recent unemployment numbers reported by the State of Ohio.
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