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    INDIANA mSA’S MAY UNEMPLOYMENT RATE AT 4.3%

    6/26/2018
     The May seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for Pennsylvania went down two-tenths of a percentage point to 4.5 percent and the national rate decreased one-tenth to 3.8 percent. Over the year, the mSA’s rate fell 1.5 percentage points. Indiana tied Greene County for the 45th lowest unemployment rate among Pennsylvania’s 67 counties. Unemployment rates and rankings of adjacent counties were: Jefferson (4.2%, t-43 rd); Clearfield (4.6%, t-54 th); Cambria (4.7%, t-60th); Westmoreland (3.9%, t-29 th); and Armstrong (4.5%, t-48th). Unemployment rates across Pennsylvania ranged from 2.7 percent in Chester County to 6.0 percent in Forest County.  
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