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State Unemployment Rate Drops To 4.3% In Louisiana

Jul 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

seek employment.