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State unemployment rate up for third month in a row

State unemployment rate up for third month in a row

Arizona's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate is 7.1 percent.

September 18, 2014 11:30 amLoading…
Arizona's jobless rate ticks up by 0.1 percent

Arizona's jobless rate ticks up by 0.1 percent

But job growth in the health sector is strong, state analyst says. 

August 15, 2014 2:30 pmLoading…

Grim forecast for Arizona job growth worse in Pima County

PHOENIX — Stagnant. Slow. Subpar.

May 01, 2014 1:10 pmLoading…

Arizona’s jobless rate held steady in March

PHOENIX — The state’s jobless rate was unchanged last month at 7.3 percent as the economic recovery remained sluggish.

April 17, 2014 11:00 amLoading…

Unemployment rate in Arizona drops in February

PHOENIX — The state’s jobless rate dropped two-tenths of a point last month but there are indications of problems remaining for the Arizona economy.

March 27, 2014 12:00 pmLoading…

Retail sales in Arizona at record highs in 2013

Retail sales in Arizona were growing sharply at the end of 2013, and for the first time since the Great Recession, reached new record highs, records show.

February 18, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Ariz.'s unemployment rate report canceled

PHOENIX — Arizonans won't know for at least a month — if not longer — whether a jump last month in the state's unemployment rate, to 8.3 percent from 8 percent, is a trend or a glitch.

October 16, 2013 5:30 pmLoading…

Arizona's jobless rate up slightly

PHOENIX — Arizona's jobless rate jumped three-tenths of a point last month and now is a full percentage point higher than the national figure.

September 19, 2013 11:45 amLoading…

Arizona's jobless rate down slightly in February

PHOENIX — The state's jobless rate inched down just a bit last month amid weaker than expected showing in retail and health care employment.

March 28, 2013 12:58 pmLoading…

AZ jobless rate drops below 8%

PHOENIX - Arizona's unemployment rate dipped below 8 percent last month, the first time that's happened in four years.

December 21, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Report: Arizona to add 61K jobs next year

PHOENIX — It certainly won't match the boom years of the last decade.

November 01, 2012 1:50 pmLoading…

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