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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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April 2011 Indiana Employment Report

May 22, 2011
April 2011 Indiana Employment Report

05/24/11  Indiana’s preliminary seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate dropped 0.3 percent, to 8.2 percent in April. Indiana’s rate is below the national average of 9 percent and below that of all neighboring states for the third month in a row. Private sector employment decreased by 2,700 in April. “Indiana is 0.8 percent below the national rate...
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Marshall County’s Unemployment Rate Drops .6 to 10

April 19, 2011
Marshall County’s Unemployment Rate Drops .6 to 10

04/20/11 Indiana’s preliminary seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate dropped 0.3 percent, to 8.5 percent in March. Indiana’s rate is below the national average of 8.8 percent and below that of all neighboring states for the second month in a row. In addition, the state added 9,700 jobs in March. “We haven’t seen the unemployment rate drop...
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Unemployment Benefits Delayed

February 18, 2011
Unemployment Benefits Delayed

02/21/11 Due to bank and federal government observance of Presidents’ Day, unemployment insurance benefits will not be posted on debit cards on Monday, February 21, 2011.  However, Indiana Department of Workforce Development offices and WorkOne Centers will be open.   Payments for eligible vouchers filed on Sunday, February 20, and Monday, February 21 will be...
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December 2010 Indiana Employment Report

January 25, 2011
December 2010 Indiana Employment Report

01/26/11 Indiana’s preliminary seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate dropped 0.3 percent to 9.5 percent in December 2010, a 0.2 percent decrease from one year ago. The last time Indiana’s unemployment rate was at 9.5 percent was February 2009. The number of unemployed Hoosiers is below 300,000 for the first time since January 2009. Private sector employment...
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Martin Luther King Jr. Delays Unemployment Benefits

January 14, 2011
Martin Luther King Jr. Delays Unemployment Benefits

01/17/11 Due to bank and government observance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birthday, unemployment insurance benefits will not be posted on debit cards on Monday, January 17, 2011.   Payments for eligible vouchers filed on Sunday, January 16 and Monday, January 17 will be posted to individual debit cards by 5:00pm (EST) on Tuesday,...
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November 2010 Indiana Employment Report

December 17, 2010
November 2010 Indiana Employment Report

12/20/10 Indiana’s preliminary seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate dropped 0.1 percent to 9.8 percent in November 2010. This decline puts Indiana at the same rate as the nation. Though private sector employment in Indiana declined in November (-2,600), the state has added 46,200 private sector jobs in 2010, an increase of 2.0 percent. In contrast, U.S....
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