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April 2016 SC Unemployment Rates

South Carolina's Employment Situation April 2016
Employment Growth Maintains Momentum
Unemployment Rate Inches Upward

The number of people working in South Carolina increased to a new record in April 2016, rising by 7,268 to 2,181,923.

During the month, the number of people in the labor force rose by 10,245 bringing the total to 2,316,224. This increase pushed the state's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate up from 5.7 percent in March to 5.8 percent in April. Over the month, unemployment rose by 2,977 to 134,301.

Since April 2015, employment gains totaled 72,447 people, and the level of the unemployed has decreased by 6,634. In the last year, the labor force has grown 65,813 people.

Nationally, April's unemployment rate was unchanged at 5.0 percent.

Unemployment Rates Ranked By County (unadjusted)
Rank County April 2016 Mar
2016
April
2015
1 Allendale 9.1 9.8 11.9
2 Marion 8.8 9.2 9.6
3 Bamberg 8.7 9.7 9.5
4 Marlboro 8.6 9.1 9.8
5 Orangeburg 8.3 8.9 9.8
6 Williamsburg 7.9 8.7 8.6
7 Lee 7.7 8.0 8.4
8 Barnwell 7.6 7.8 8.8
9 Dillon 7.5 7.8 8.7
Fairfield 7.5 7.6 7.4
11 Chester 7.1 7.5 8.2
12 Clarendon 6.9 7.3 7.6
  Georgetown 6.9 7.7 7.7
14 Union 6.8 7.4 7.8
15 Hampton 6.6 7.0 8.8
16 Calhoun 6.3 6.3 6.8
  Darlington 6.3 7.0 7.0
  Sumter 6.3 6.6 6.5
19 Cherokee 6.1 6.7 7.1
  McCormick 6.1 6.8 6.8
21 Colleton 5.9 6.3 6.9
22 Abbeville 5.8 6.3 6.7
  Horry 5.8 6.7 6.6
  Lancaster 5.8 6.1 6.2
25 Edgefield 5.7 6.2 5.8
  Florence 5.7 6.1 6.4
27 Laurens 5.6 6.2 7.0
28 Kershaw 5.4 5.8 5.8
  Chesterfield 5.3 5.7 5.9
  Greenwood 5.3 5.9 6.2
31 Aiken 5.2 5.6 5.7
  Oconee 5.2 5.8 5.5
  Pickens 5.2 5.6 5.6
34 Beaufort 5.1 5.3 5.4
35 Richland 5.0 5.3 5.4
36 Berkeley 4.9 5.2 5.3
  Spartanburg 4.9 5.3 5.6
  York 4.9 5.2 5.4
39 Dorchester 4.8 5.2 5.3
40 Anderson 4.7 5.1 5.3
  Saluda 4.7 5.4 5.1
42 Jasper 4.6 4.9 5.0
  Newberry 4.6 5.6 5.3
44 Greenville 4.4 4.8 4.9
45 Charleston 4.3 4.6 4.7
  Lexington 4.3 4.6 4.7

Source: www.sces.org, May 20, 2016

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