Saturday, June 17, 2017
Unemployment rate drops in Maryland, holds steady in Virginia
WASHINGTON — May saw a drop in the unemployment rate in Maryland while it stayed the same in Virginia.
Maryland’s unemployment rate fell from 4.3 percent in April to 4.2 percent in May, which is also down from 4.3 percent in May of last year. The unemployment rate in Virginia stayed at 3.8 percent, but it is down from 4.0 percent from on year ago.
The District’s unemployment rate ticked up in May from 5.9 percent to 6 percent.
at 6/17/2017 01:30:00 PM