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The unemployment rate compares with a national figure of 4.4 percent and state levels of 4.8 percent in March and 5.4 percent in April 2016. Indiana's total labor force stands at more than 3.32 million, and the state's 64.6 percent labor force participation rate remains above the national rate of 62.9 percent. The April unemployment rate for OH, at 5.0 percent, did not change from April 2016.

Connecticut's unemployment rate rose from 4.8 to 4.9 percent in April as the state lost 1,500 non-farm jobs, the Department of Labor reported Thursday.

Economists had forecast a jobless rate of 5.9 per cent on a 5000 job rise in employment. Among New Mexico's neighbors, only Texas also had a year-over-year unemployment rate increase, going from 4.2 percent to 4.6 percent.

The Current Population (CPS), or the household survey, is conducted by the Census Bureau and identifies members of the work force and measures how many people are working or looking for work.

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Government saw the largest job growth last month, up 1,900 jobs, followed by transportation, warehousing and utilities, which saw an increase of 1,600.

Indiana's unemployment rate dropped to 3.6 percent in April, down 0.3 percent from the previous month.

Job gains and losses are estimates based on a survey by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Wage and salary employment, totaling 2,001,800 in April, grew by 10,400.

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The seasonally-adjusted rate is 1 percent lower than it was this time past year. CT has regained only about 75 percent of the approximately 119,000 jobs lost during its 2008 to 2010 recession, lagging far behind the rebounds of neighboring states such as MA.

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says jobs growth is going strong, with growth in full-time and part-time employment during the past 12 months. "This preliminary data was ultimately revised due to the inclusion of more data such that no over-the-month increase occurred as detailed in the previously referenced historical data", Barewicz wrote. Kansas lost 1,500 private sector jobs since April 2016. The streak of upbeat jobs news comes after a rocky start to 2107 when the January figures brought an uptick in the unemployment rates. Health care employment continued to trend up over the month (gaining 20,000), which is in line with the industry's average monthly job growth during the first quarter of this year but below the average gain of 32,000 per month in 2016.

Putnam County's 4.9 percent rate is the highest in the area and eighth highest in the state.

A labour report released by the labour bureau shows that while the economy is growing a 7%, jobs increased by 1.1% past year, which means that the government has been facing a growing employment crisis across the country.

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