(Wyo)-Wyoming Jobless Rate 3rd-Lowest In The Nation
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming’s unemployment rate fell 1.2 points in June to 7.6%, the 3rd-lowest in the country and well below the national rate of 11.1%.
Some public health orders for slowing spread of the coronavirus were lifted early in the month, but some regulating large gatherings were reinstated or left in place after a resurgence in the number of new cases occurred.
Natrona County had Wyoming’s highest unemployment rate in June at an even 11%, Albany County had the lowest at 4.5%, and Teton County had the largest drop in unemployment in terms of people. Park, Sheridan and Sublette counties also saw significant drops in unemployment.
Back to News
Printer Friendly Version
Send Story to a friend.