The newest employment data reveals that Leon County added 6,378 jobs in August. One yr in the past Leon County added 4,989 jobs. The unemployment in August was 5.6%. One yr in the past the unemployment charge was 3.4%.
The unemployment final month was 8.6%
The variety of folks working in August, 2020 decreased when in comparison with final yr. The Leon County Jobs Report, listed under, signifies that 138,639 folks had been working in August 2020. That is 12,797 lower than the 151,436 reported working in August of final yr.
Additionally, the labor pressure decreased when in comparison with one yr in the past. The August, 2020 workforce was 146,800 in comparison with 156,709 final yr.
On the state-level, 474,000 jobs had been added in August after including 143,000 jobs in July, 2020. The August unemployment charge decreased from 11.6% in July to 7.7%.
The chart under reveals the month-to-month stage of jobs in Leon County over the past three years with a 12-month common pattern line.