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January Indiana Employment Repor

March 15, 2016
January Indiana Employment Repor

Indiana’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained at 4.6 percent in January. (Due to the yearly federal benchmarking process, December’s unemployment rate was revised upward to 4.6 percent.) The Hoosier labor force maintained a positive trend, gaining more than 20,000 individuals in January. Indiana’s labor force growth over the year now stands at more than...
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September Unemployment Numbers

October 21, 2015
September Unemployment Numbers

Indiana’s seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate declined 0.1 percent again last month and now stands at 4.5 percent. September marked the lowest rate of unemployment in the Hoosier State since July 2007. Additionally, Indiana’s labor force made further gains last month and continues to be a Midwest leader, adding 84,000 individuals since January 2013. At 63.5...
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December 2014 Unemployment Rates

January 29, 2015
December 2014 Unemployment Rates

Indiana gained 4,000 private sector jobs in December and ended 2014 with a total of 51,500 jobs added. The Hoosier State’s continued job growth encouraged the return this month of more than 9,000 Hoosiers to the labor force to look for work. The large influx of jobseekers drove Indiana’s unemployment rate up 0.1 percent...
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October 2014 Unemployment Rates

November 25, 2014
October 2014 Unemployment Rates

The Hoosier State grew 5,500 private sector jobs in October, led mainly by the Trade, Transportation & Utilities (+3,300), and Manufacturing (+2,500) sectors. Indiana has added private sector jobs 16 of the past 22 months, with monthly increases averaging 3,800. Over the past year, Indiana has consistently led the nation in manufacturing growth, with...
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September Unemployment Rates for Indiana

October 27, 2014
September Unemployment Rates for Indiana

The Hoosier State grew nearly 6,000 manufacturing jobs in September, a 1.2 percent growth over the month, which constituted one of the largest one-month increases in a decade and ranked as one of the largest in the nation. Over the past year, Indiana has consistently led the nation in manufacturing growth with an increase...
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Marshall County 44th in IN Unemployment Rate, Kosciusko Co. 90th

June 20, 2014
Marshall County 44th in IN Unemployment Rate, Kosciusko Co. 90th

Indiana’s seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate held steady in May at 5.7 percent, mainly due to approximately 2,000 unemployed Hoosiers returning to the labor force to look for work. Indiana’s rate of unemployment remains more than one-half of a percentage point below the national rate. Indiana’s labor force gains also continue to outpace the national rate,...
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February Unemployment Numbers

April 2, 2014
February Unemployment Numbers

04/03/14 Indiana’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in the Hoosier State continued its significant downward trend in February. The rate stands at 6.1 percent down from an initially reported 6.4 percent in January. The number of unemployed Hoosiers is less than 200,000 for the first time since August of 2008. The employment rate has been...
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December Unemployment Rates

January 28, 2014
December Unemployment Rates

  01/29/14 Indiana’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped 0.4 percent to 6.9 percent in December and is now at the lowest point since October 2008 (6.8 percent).  The rate of unemployment in Indiana remains below all neighboring states.  One of the major factors in Indiana’s unemployment rated decline is the number of individuals returning...
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Indiana Unemployment Report for August

September 23, 2013
Indiana Unemployment Report for August

  09/24/13 Indiana’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped by 0.3 percent in August to 8.1 percent, the largest one month decrease in over two years (January 2011).  The Hoosier State also added 3,000 manufacturing jobs last month, halting a recent, short lived decline.  Indiana’s trend of manufacturing prominence continues, as the state maintains its...
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New Requirements for Unemployment Insurance Recipients

September 17, 2013
New Requirements for Unemployment Insurance Recipients

  09/18/13 In accordance with House Enrolled Act 1457, also known as “Jobs For Hoosiers” from the 2013 legislative session of the Indiana General Assembly, all unemployed individuals receiving unemployment insurance will now be required to go to their local WorkOne for an in-person review of their work search records and an orientation to...
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Indiana’s Unemployment Rate Remaind Steady, Marshall County’s Rate Increases Slightly

August 20, 2013
Indiana’s Unemployment Rate Remaind Steady, Marshall County’s Rate Increases Slightly

  08/21/13 For the Fourth month in a row Indiana’s private sector has experienced significant growth as July’s job gains totaled 5,900. The Trade, Transportation and Utilities (10,800) and Professional and Business Services (4,100) sectors far outweighed losses in the Construction (-3,400) and Manufacturing (-2,000) sectors. The Hoosier State has now added over 203,000 private...
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May 2013 Indiana Employment Report

June 23, 2013
May 2013 Indiana Employment Report

  06/24/13Indiana’s private sector added 9,000 jobs in May, the largest monthly increase since February of 2012. Growth occurred at twice the national average for the month (0.4 percent vs. 0.2 percent). Private sector employment in the Hoosier State is now at pre-recession levels not seen since July of 2008.  Indiana’s seasonally adjusted unemployment...
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Indiana & County Unemployment Rates Decline in April

May 21, 2013
Indiana & County Unemployment Rates Decline in April

    05/22/13 Indiana’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate declined by 0.2 percent to 8.5 percent in April, the largest one month decrease in over a year.  Private sector employment in the Hoosier state also increased by 6,800 jobs over the past month and exceeded the national rate of growth.  Indiana has now experienced private...
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March Unemployment Numbers

April 24, 2013
March Unemployment Numbers

   04/25/13  Indiana’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained unchanged in March at 8.7 percent, halting a recent upward trend.  The Hoosier State which has more manufacturing jobs as a part of our private sector than any other state in the U.S. (19.7 percent of Indiana is private sector) experienced another month of increase in...
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February 2013 Indiana Employment Report

April 4, 2013
February 2013 Indiana Employment Report

  04/05/13  Indiana continued a steady trend of private sector expansion in February, adding 5,800 jobs, maintaining a streak of growth dating back to July 2011.  February marked the 38th month of private sector increases in the 42 months since July 2009, the low point of employment in Indiana.  In that period, Indiana has...
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Federally Extended Benefits Reduced Beginning Monday, April 8, 2013

March 24, 2013
Federally Extended Benefits Reduced Beginning Monday, April 8, 2013

  03/25/13 Due to automatic federal spending cuts, known as sequestration, beginning Monday, April 8, 2013, weekly payments of Federally Extended Unemployment Insurance benefits, also known as EEUC or weeks 27-63 of benefits, will be reduced by 10.7% as determined by the U.S. Department of Labor. This reduction will remain in effect each week...
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Marshall County’s Unemployment Rate Rose to 10.4

March 18, 2013
Marshall County’s Unemployment Rate Rose to 10.4

  03/19/13 Indiana added 8,200 private sector jobs in January, marking the 19th consecutive month of job growth.  Over the past month the Hoosier State accounted for nearly 6 percent of the nation’s private sector employment increases while adding jobs at three times the national rate (0.3 percent versus 0.1 percent).  Since July 2009,...
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December 2012 IN Employment Report

January 20, 2013
December 2012 IN Employment Report

01/21/13 Indiana’s private sector employment grew by 8,300 jobs in December, further bolstering a remarkable year of job gains.  The Hoosier State added nearly 54,000 jobs in 2012, the largest growth in a calendar year in over a decade. Private sector employment in Indiana is not at almost 97 percent of pre-recession levels.  Claims...
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Federal Unemployment Benefits to Reduce 10 Weeks

August 30, 2012
Federal Unemployment Benefits to Reduce 10 Weeks

  08/31/12  Beginning Sunday, September 2, 2012, federally extended unemployment insurance benefits will be reduced by 10 weeks. The change is a result of the federal legislation, which reauthorized the extended benefits earlier this year. Claimants who begin the federal extensions (week 27 of benefits and beyond) after Sunday, September 2, 2012 may be eligible...
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June 2012 Indiana Employment Report

July 20, 2012
June 2012 Indiana Employment Report

07/23/12 For the eighth consecutive month Indiana added private sector jobs, with June’s increase totaling 1,400. For 2012, the rate of job growth in the Hoosier state (1.5 percent) continues to far exceed the US average (0.9 percent). Since July 2009, the low point of employment, Indiana has added 140,400 private sector jobs and...
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