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County Unemployment At Just 3.1% In March, Down From 4.2% Previous Year

Workforce conditions improved in March 2017 throughout South Central Illinois compared to one year ago. All eighteen counties reported a decline in unemployment. The data is not seasonally adjusted. Washington County, which has some of the lowest unemployment in the state, saw a 1.1% decrease between March of 2016 and March of 2017, down from…

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