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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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County Unemployment Rate Increases for 4th Straight Month

September 18, 2011
County Unemployment Rate Increases for 4th Straight Month

09/19/11  Indiana and our neighboring states saw an uptick in the August unemployment rate. The preliminary seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate went from 8.5 to 8.7 percent in August. The U.S. rate remained flat at 9.1 percent this month. Indiana continues to be below the national average and that of all neighboring states for the seventh...
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Marshall County’s Unemployment Rate Increased Slightly

August 19, 2011
Marshall County’s Unemployment Rate Increased Slightly

08/22/11 Like other neighboring states, Indiana saw an uptick in its unemployment rate in July. The preliminary seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate went from 8.3 to 8.5 percent in July. The U.S. rate declined to 9.1 percent this month. Indiana continues to be significantly below the national average and that of all neighboring states for the...
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June 2011 Indiana Employment Report

July 22, 2011
June 2011 Indiana Employment Report

07/25/11 Indiana’s preliminary seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate is 8.3 percent for June. The U.S. rate rose to 9.2 percent this month. Indiana continues to be significantly below the national average and that of all neighboring states for the fifth month in a row. Private sector employment decreased by 6,200 in June. “This month, the nation...
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Changes to Unemployment Insurance Take Effect July 1

June 30, 2011
Changes to Unemployment Insurance Take Effect July 1

07/01/11 Hoosiers receiving unemployment insurance will notice changes to eligibility requirements on July 1, 2011. The new rules are part of laws passed by the General Assembly making several changes to unemployment insurance over the next year. “The new laws close loopholes in eligibility requirements,” said Mark W. Everson, Commissioner of the Department of...
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