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Unemployment Numbers Rise Slightly In Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo Counties

Posted on Friday, November 22, 2013 3:03pm

The latest unemployment numbers show a slight increase in Santa Barbara, and San Luis Obispo Counties.

The jobless percentage rose from 5.9% in September, to 6.1% in October in Santa Barbara County.  In San Luis Obispo County, the jobless rate also increased slightly, from 6.0%.  to 6.1%.

The statewide unemployment figure held stay from September to October, at 8.7%.

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