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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
March 2019
4.8%
29,345
30,754
1,409
February 2019
5.2%
29,085
30,597
1,512
January 2019
5.9%
28,343
30,015
1,672
December 2018
4.7%
30,231
31,652
1,421
November 2018
4.4%
30,579
31,924
1,345
October 2018
4.5%
30,918
32,309
1,391

 

Craven County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
March 2019
4.4%
40,063
41,826
1,763
February 2019
4.5%
39,790
41,581
1,791
January 2019
5.0%
39,494
41,469
1,975
December 2018
4.4%
39,509
41,247
1,738
November 2018
4.1%
39,817
41,449
1,632
October 2018
4.1%
39,925
41,562
1,637

 

Duplin County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
March 2019
4.5%
23,712
24,779
1,067
February 2019
4.5%
24,081
25,165
1,084
January 2019
5.0%
23,283
24,447
1,164
December 2018
4.2%
23,843
24,844
1,001
November 2018
4.0%
23,279
24,210
931
October 2018
4.1%
23,525
24,490
965

 

Greene County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
March 2019
3.9%
9,339
9,703
364
February 2019
3.9%
9,383
9,749
366
January 2019
4.2%
9,151
9,535
384
December 2018
3.7%
9,168
9,507
339
November 2018
3.4%
9,135
9,446
311
October 2018
3.3%
9,208
9,512
304

 

Jones County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
March 2019
4.3%
4,240
4,422
182
February 2019
4.2%
4,269
4,448
179
January 2019
4.8%
4,182
4,383
201
December 2018
4.3%
4,218
4,399
181
November 2018
4.0%
4,211
4,379
168
October 2018
4.2%
4,245
4,423
178

 

Lenoir County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
March 2019
4.0%
26,950
28,028
1,078
February 2019
4.1%
26,923
28,027
1,104
January 2019
4.4%
26,420
27,582
1,162
December 2018
3.8%
26,827
27,846
1,019
November 2018
3.6%
26,572
27,529
957
October 2018
3.7%
26,711
27,699
988

 

Onslow County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
March 2019
4.9%
62,168
65,214
3,046
February 2019
5.0%
61,909
65,004
3,095
January 2019
5.5%
60,564
63,895
3,331
December 2018
4.5%
61,786
64,566
2,780
November 2018
4.2%
61,723
64,315
2,592
October 2018
4.4%
62,396
65,141
2,745

 

Pamlico County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
March 2019
4.1%
5,175
5,387
212
February 2019
4.1%
5,154
5,365
211
January 2019
4.6%
5,098
5,333
235
December 2018
4.0%
5,093
5,297
204
November 2018
3.9%
5,119
5,319
200
October 2018
3.9%
5,143
5,344
201

 

Wayne County (click for historical data)

Month Unemployment Rate Persons Employed Total Workforce Persons Unemployed
March 2019
4.4%
50,854
53,092
2,238
February 2019
4.4%
51,036
53,282
2,246
January 2019
4.8%
50,328
52,744
2,416
December 2018
4.2%
50,391
52,507
2,116
November 2018
3.9%
50,278
52,239
1,961
October 2018
3.8%
50,623
52,547
1,924

 

 

 

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