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Michigan Jobless Rate Drops 0.2 Points To 9.1%

Authorities say Michigan’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell 0.2 percentage points in the latest month to 9.1 percent.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2012


Mich. Reports Jobless Rate Drop At Summer’s End

Michigan is reporting a seasonal 1.1 percentage point drop in joblessness statewide and in all 17 regional employment markets.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/27/2012


Unadjusted Unemployment Rates Up In 17 Areas

Seasonally unadjusted unemployment rates were up last month in each of Michigan’s 17 major labor market areas.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/23/2012

Michigan Jobless Rate Up 3rd Consecutive Month

Michigan’s unemployment rate is on the rise, jumping 0.4 percentage points to 9 percent in the latest figures from the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/15/2012


Michigan Jobless Rate Rises Very Slightly

The state says Michigan’s jobless rate rose 0.1 percentage points in June, the second consecutive monthly increase after a yearlong decline.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/18/2012


Most Mich. Regional Jobless Rates Increase In May

The state says seasonally unadjusted unemployment rates increased in most regions of Michigan in May as seasonal workers sought jobs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/21/2012

Michigan’s May Unemployment Rate Edges Upward

Michigan’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in May increased slightly over the month by two-tenths of a percentage point to 8.5 percent, according to data released

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/13/2012


Michigan’s Regional Jobless Rates Drop In March

March figures released Thursday show joblessness statewide at 9 percent, compared with 9.4 percent in February and 11.2 percent in March 2011.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/26/2012

Michigan Jobless Rate Continues Downward Trend

The state says Michigan’s unemployment rate continues to decline.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2012

State: Michigan Jobless Rate Drops To 8.8 Percent

Michigan’s unemployment rate continues its downward trend, dropping to 8.8 percent in February.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2012