October Unemployment Report
by Sammy Edmonds
posted Dec 3 2013 2:52PM
Unemployment in Indiana dropped significantly from September to October, according to the latest figures from the state Department of Workforce Development.
Indiana’s jobless rate fell to 7-point-5 percent in October...down from 8-point-1 percent in September.
Grant County’s unemployment rate improved to 8-point-1 percent...tied with neighboring Madison County. Miami County has the highest jobless rate in the area at 8-point-7 percent, while Wells County is the lowest in the area at 5-point-8 percent.