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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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Marshall County’s Unemployment Rate in May 8.0

June 19, 2012
Marshall County’s Unemployment Rate in May 8.0

   06/20/12  Indiana again posted significant private sector job gains adding 7,700 new jobs in May. This marks the seventh consecutive month of job growth and the best December to May period in over a decade. The Hoosier state accounted for almost 10 percent of the total US increase. For 2012, Indiana’s private sector...
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March 2012 Indiana Employment Report

April 30, 2012
March 2012 Indiana Employment Report

  05/01/12 Indiana’s private sector employment continues to grow, with 5,300 jobs added in March. The state’s unemployment rate dropped 0.2 percent to 8.2 percent, matching the national rate, which declined 0.1 percent from February. March was the fourth consecutive month the state’s rate declined. The unemployment rate in Indiana has not been below...
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October 2011 Indiana Unemployment Report

November 27, 2011
October 2011 Indiana Unemployment Report

11/28/11 More Hoosiers are rejoining the labor force, and the preliminary seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate moved slightly from 8.9 percent to 9.0 percent in October. The U.S. rate declined from 9.1 percent to 9.0 percent this month.   Indiana’s unemployment rate is equal to or lower than all of our neighboring states for the ninth...
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September 2011 Indiana Employment Report

October 21, 2011
September 2011 Indiana Employment Report

10/24/11 Indiana added 8,800 private sector jobs in September, but also experienced an uptick in the unemployment rate. The preliminary seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate went from 8.7 to 8.9 percent in September. The U.S. rate remained flat at 9.1 percent this month. Indiana continues to be below all of our neighboring states for the eighth...
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Hoosiers Eligible for an Additional Six Weeks of Unemployment Insurance

October 7, 2011
Hoosiers Eligible for an Additional Six Weeks of Unemployment Insurance

10/10/11 Beginning Sunday, October 16, unemployed Hoosiers can file for an additional six weeks of unemployment insurance benefits, also known as tier four. The state is eligible for the fourth tier of federally funded extended benefits because Indiana’s three-month average unemployment rate is 8.5 percent. The additional six weeks of benefits allows unemployment insurance...
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Changes to Unemployment Insurance Take Effect

September 28, 2011
Changes to Unemployment Insurance Take Effect

09/29/11 Hoosiers receiving unemployment insurance will notice changes to eligibility requirements beginning October 1, 2011. These new rules are part of a law passed by the General Assembly making several changes to unemployment insurance over the next year. “This is a part of an overall push to make the system fair for employers and...
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