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Wyoming’s unemployment rate unchanged at 3.5% in June

July 27, 2019

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained unchanged at 3.5% in June.

The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reports the rate is down from 4.1% a year ago and slightly lower than the national rate of 3.7%.

The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services says Teton County — which includes Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks and the Jackson area — had the lowest unemployment rate at 2.3% in June as seasonal tourism jobs were filled.

Nearly 300,000 people were working non-farm jobs in Wyoming in June, an increase of 6,800 jobs from June 2018.

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Information from: Wyoming Tribune Eagle, http://www.wyomingnews.com

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