Employment

Area Labor Force, Employment and Unemployment Data

 
  Civilian        
  Labor Number Number Unemployment  
February 2016 Force Employed Unemployed Rate  
Carbondale - Marion MSA 60,500 56,100 4,400 7.2%  
Jackson County       6.7%  
State of Illinois 6,575,200 6,001,400 458,700 7.0%  
Source: IDES/Labor Market Statistics, Quarterly Census of Employment & Wages Program
 

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