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May 2017 SC Unemployment Rates

South Carolina's Employment Situation May 2017
Unemployment rate decrease continues,number of
unemployed drops below 100,000


South Carolina's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in May fell to its lowest rate since December 2000. The rate dropped to 4.1 percent in May from 4.3 percent in April.

The number of unemployed dropped by 4,932 to 96,526, the lowest level since April 2001, while the number of individuals working across the state showed little change, sliding down by 513 to 2,232,168. The state's labor force decreased by 5,445 to 2,328,694 people in May.

Since May 2016, employment grew by 51,642, the labor force increased by 31,655 people, and the level of unemployed decreased 19,987.

Nationally, the unemployment rate declined from 4.4 percent in April to 4.3 percent in May.

Unemployment Rates Ranked By County (unadjusted)
Rank County May
2017
April
2017
May
2016
1 Bamberg 6.7 6.8 8.0
2 Allendale 6.4 6.5 7.7
3 Marion 6.2 6.7 7.6
4 Marlboro 5.8 5.9 7.8
5 Orangeburg 5.8 6.0 7.4
6 Barnwell 5.2 5.3 6.4
7 Williamsburg 5.2 5.5 7.1
8 Chester 5.1 5.0 6.6
9 Lee 5.1 5.6 6.4
10 Fairfield 5.0 5.0 6.9
11 Clarendon 4.9 5.1 6.1
12 Dillon 4.8 4.9 6.4
13 Sumter 4.6 4.7 5.4
14 Darlington 4.5 4.4 5.6
15 Georgetown 4.5 4.8 6.0
16 Calhoun 4.3 4.4 5.3
17 Union 4.3 4.3 6.3
18 Cherokee 4.2 4.2 5.4
19 Greenwood 4.0 3.9 4.6
20 Abbeville 3.9 3.9 5.0
21 Colleton 3.9 3.9 5.2
22 Edgefield 3.9 3.9 5.4
23 Florence 3.9 4.0 4.9
24 Horry 3.9 4.1 5.3
25 Kershaw 3.9 3.9 4.4
26 Lancaster 3.9 4.0 5.5
27 McCormick 3.9 3.9 4.7
28 Chesterfield 3.7 3.9 4.7
29 Hampton 3.7 3.8 4.4
30 Laurens 3.7 3.7 4.4
31 Oconee 3.6 3.5 4.7
32 Pickens 3.6 3.4 4.2
33 Richland 3.6 3.5 4.1
34 Aiken 3.5 3.4 4.3
35 Anderson 3.4 3.3 4.2
36 Beaufort 3.4 3.5 4.1
37 Spartanburg 3.4 3.5 4.3
38 York 3.4 3.4 4.2
39 Berkeley 3.3 3.3 4.2
40 Saluda 3.3 3.3 4.2
41 Dorchester 3.2 3.3 4.1
42 Greenville 3.2 3.1 3.8
43 Newberry 3.2 3.2 4.3
44 Jasper 3.1 3.1 3.8
45 Lexington 3.1 3.0 3.7
46 Charleston 2.9 3.0 3.7

Source: www.sces.org, June 22, 2017

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