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Employment Data

Listed below are employment statistics for each of the Eastern Carolina WDB counties for the last 6 months.

Carteret County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
December 2019
3.5%
30,277
31,337
1,060
November 2019
3.4%
30,644
31,686
1,042
October 2019
3.7%
30,699
31,835
1,136
September 2019
3.5%
30,737
31,813
1,076
August 2019
4.3%
31,736
33,101
1,365
July 2019
4.3%
32,696
34,102
1,406

 

Craven County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
December 2019
3.5%
40,413
41,827
1,414
November 2019
3.6%
40,482
41,939
1,457
October 2019
3.7%
40,607
42,109
1,502
September 2019
3.6%
40,612
42,074
1,462
August 2019
4.5%
40,395
42,213
1,818
July 2019
4.6%
40,963
42,847
1,884

 

Duplin County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
December 2019
3.6%
24,904
25,801
897
November 2019
3.6%
24,518
25,401
883
October 2019
3.7%
24,205
25,101
896
September 2019
3.6%
24,192
25,063
871
August 2019
4.8%
23,617
24,751
1,134
July 2019
4.6%
24,609
25,741
1,132

 

Greene County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
December 2019
3.1%
9,360
9,650
290
November 2019
3.4%
9,258
9,573
315
October 2019
3.6%
9,140
9,469
329
September 2019
3.4%
9,162
9,474
312
August 2019
4.4%
9,021
9,418
397
July 2019
4.6%
9,270
9,696
426

 

Jones County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
December 2019
3.4%
4,310
4,457
147
November 2019
3.2%
4,262
4,398
136
October 2019
3.7%
4,210
4,366
156
September 2019
3.4%
4,229
4,373
144
August 2019
4.6%
4,174
4,366
192
July 2019
4.4%
4,369
4,561
192

 

Lenoir County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
December 2019
3.4%
27,465
28,399
934
November 2019
3.6%
27,363
28,348
985
October 2019
3.6%
27,299
28,282
983
September 2019
3.5%
27,389
28,348
959
August 2019
4.4%
26,948
28,134
1,186
July 2019
4.3%
27,497
28,679
1,182

 

Onslow County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
December 2019
4.0%
62,017
64,498
2,481
November 2019
4.0%
62,135
64,620
2,485
October 2019
4.4%
61,998
64,726
2,728
September 2019
4.4%
61,981
64,708
2,727
August 2019
5.1%
62,406
65,589
3,183
July 2019
5.3%
60,730
63,949
3,219

 

Pamlico County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
December 2019
3.2%
5,224
5,391
167
November 2019
3.2%
5,210
5,377
167
October 2019
3.5%
5,205
5,387
182
September 2019
3.4%
5,213
5,390
177
August 2019
4.3%
5,176
5,399
223
July 2019
4.4%
5,299
5,532
233

 

Wayne County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
December 2019
3.5%
51,107
52,896
1,789
November 2019
3.6%
51,262
53,107
1,845
October 2019
3.9%
51,029
53,019
1,990
September 2019
3.7%
50,960
52,846
1,886
August 2019
4.7%
49,960
52,308
2,348
July 2019
4.7%
51,208
53,615
2,407

 

 

 

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