Peoria Unemployment Down Year To Year

The Peoria Metro Unemployment Rate for May was 7.2 percent, one percent lower than the year before.

The May rate is up 2 tenths of a percent from April's rate, which was a big improvement over March's 8.8 percent mark.

The last three months are as follows; May 7.2, April 7.0, March 8.8.

Illinois' unemployment rate for May was 7.5 percent.

The national average was 6.3 percent.

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