Hawaii’s Unemployment Rate at 2.1% in MarchPosted on Apr 24, 2018 in News
DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS
DAVID Y. IGE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 19, 2018
HAWAII’S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE AT 2.1 PERCENT IN MARCH
Jobs Increase 8,200 Over the Year
HONOLULU — The Hawaii State Department of Labor & Industrial Relations (DLIR) today announced that the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for March was 2.1 percent, the same for the sixth consecutive month. Statewide, 670,500 were employed and 14,050 unemployed in March for a total seasonally adjusted labor force of 684,550. Nationally, the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 4.1 percent in March, also the same as in October 2017 through February.
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