State Unemployment Rate Drops To 4.3% In LouisianaJul 19, 2019 02:57PM ● By News Desk
Louisiana's unemployment rate dropped 4.3% in June according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor & Statistics. The national unemployment rate is currently 3.7%. The Louisiana Unemployment Rate dropped to 4.3%, which is down .7% from this period last year (5.0%).
The following charts show Louisiana's unemployment rates by region*.
*Detailed statistical information
is only available for the regions
of Lafayette, Baton Rouge,
Shreveport, and New Orleans.
It should also be noted that statistical
data is not currently available on the
amount of workers and job seekers that
have migrated away from Louisiana to