The figure for Camden County is eight-point-one-percent with 347 new claims filed. The rate is significantly lower than the January 2015 unemployment rate of ten-point-two-percent.
In Miller County, the unemployment rate was six-point-eight-percent with 249 claims filed. The January 2015 figure was eight-point-nine-percent.
Morgan County reported a seven-point-one-percent unemployment rate with 141 new claims filed for the month. Last year in January 2015, the rate was nine-point-two-percent.
Statewide, the January unemployment rate was four-point-three-percent with over 35-thousand new claims filed…