Unemployment rates were lower in October in 28 states including here in New York, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported last week.
They Bureau reports New york saw a .2 % change in unemployment last month over september.
October’s unemployment rate was 6.9% and September saw a rate of 7.1%.
These statistics from two monthly programs. The civilian labor force and unemployment data are modeled based largely on a survey of households says the labor statistics bureau.