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Unemployment rate decreases in October


The Indiana Dept. of Workforce Development (DWD) announced Tuesday morning that Indiana’s unemployment rate for October 2010 dropped by 0.2 percent to 9.9 percent,  down from the September 2010 rate of 10.1 percent. Although Indiana experienced a slight decrease, the state continues to lag behind the national unemployment rate of 9.6 percent.

  • County with the highest unemployment rate: Elkhart 12.9%
  • County with the lowest unemployment rates: Daviess 5.5%

Also available from DWD:

Job Report (CES)

Click here for a complete list of the October 2010 unemployment numbers.