Hawaii’s Unemployment Rate Remains at 4% in December

Posted on Jan 23, 2015 in News

Hawaii Achieves Record Civilian Labor Force (671,600) for Sixth Consecutive Month

HONOLULU — the Hawaii State Department of Labor & Industrial Relations (DLIR) today announced that the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for December was 4.0 percent, the same as in November. Statewide, 644,750 were employed and 26,850 unemployed in December for a total seasonally adjusted labor force of 671,600. Nationally, the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 5.6 percent in December, down from 5.8 percent in November.

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