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Unemployment Numbers For State, South Coast Lowest In Years

Posted on Friday, April 19, 2013 1:16pm

Just released statistics show some of the lowest unemployment numbers for the state, and South Coast in years.

California’s unemployment figure dropped from 9.6% in February, to 9.4% in March, which is the lowest number in four years.

There were also major dips in the numbers for our region. Ventura County went from 8.2% in February, to 7.7% in March, while Santa Barbara County also showed a significant reduction, from 7.7% in February, to 7.2% last month.

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