Indiana Unemployment Rate Down In September
By: Mike Stiles - Monday, October 25, 2021

(photo courtesy of AP)

(INDIANAPOLIS) – Indiana's unemployment rate dropped slightly from August to September.

The Indiana Department of Workforce Development says the State's unemployment rate dropped from 4.1 percent in August to an even 4 percent in September. The State's labor force had a net decrease of 1,439 from August to September. This is a result of a decrease of 2,595 unemployed residents and an increase of 1,156 employed residents.

Indiana's total labor force, which includes both Hoosiers employed and those seeking employment, stands at 3.34 million.

Indiana's 4 percent unemployment rate for September is below the national rate of 4.8 percent for the same month.


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