Takeaways from Ohio’s Latest Unemployment Report

It was reported late last week that Ohio lost 1,500 jobs in September as the unemployment rate rose slightly to 4.2%, up from 4.1% in August. This as the U.S. jobless rate fell to 3.5%. Key points from the latest unemployment report include:

Despite the uptick, the state’s September unemployment rate was still better than the 4.6% from a year earlier. 10/21/2019