Sun. Jan 29th, 2023
The Missouri jobs report shows the state continues to match or beat the national unemployment rate.
That trend has continued for more than five-and-a-half years.
Data shows the October unemployment rate for Missouri was 4.6-percent, which is lower than the September unemployment rate of 4.8-percent.
The October 2019 unemployment rate in Missouri was 1.2-percent lower than this year.
The jobs report shows there were over 138-thousand unemployed Missourians in October, which is down just over 6-thousand from September.