The monthly Department of Workforce Development report finds Price county with the Northwoods lowest rate at 4.3 percent.
The estimates for labor force, unemployment rates, and jobs for MA are based on different statistical methodology specified by the U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics. Over the year, claims were down by 196, or 29.6 percent, from 662 in March 2016.
While the state as a whole set a record low for the unemployment rate in February, the jobless rate in Cleveland County increased to its highest level in six months.
The rates declined because more people became employed as the labor force continued to grow and employers continued to add jobs.
In March 2016, the metro Albany rate was 6.4 percent.
Every metro area in the state had a lower unemployment rate in March than a year ago.
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Mr Dabate was charged this month with murder, tampering with physical evidence and making false statements about her death. Connie meanwhile drove home from the gym and posted two videos to Facebook on the Dabate's home computer around 9:45 a.m.
The local unemployment rate for March has not been below 4 percent since 1999, when it was 3.3 percent.
That's down half a point from March 2016. "Arkansas' jobless rate has fallen each month since December, after remaining fairly stable throughout most of 2016".
Job seekers and employers are encouraged to use GDOL's online job listing service http://www.employgeorgia.com to search for jobs or recruit new employees.
The number of jobs increased by 200, or 0.2 percent, to 88,400.
In March, 1,102 new Albany job openings were posted on Employ Georgia. The job losses came in the service industries such as trade, transportation and warehousing, and the goods-producing sector, which includes manufacturing and construction. The number of unemployed residents dropped to 3,828. Throughout the state, 85,055 new job openings were posted. The local unemployment rate is not seasonally adjusted.
The number of metro Albany layoffs, as measured by initial claims for unemployment benefits, declined by 170, or 25.4 percent. Among major industries, there were more jobs in leisure and hospitality (up 1,100) and other services (up 300).