Labor Dept: Jobless Rate Down, Growth Still Slow Job figures for November from the state Department of Labor show a drop in the unemployment rate of four-tenths of a percentage point to 4.7 percent.
Another Downer For Jobs in CTConnecticut continued to shed jobs in October on the heels of disappointing number for September.
Connecticut Sheds Jobs In SeptemberAlthough the jobless rate in Connecticut fell in September, there were job losses and the state Department of Labor has revised August's gains to reflect losses.
DOL Releases August Jobs DataThe state Department of Labor has released employment figures for the month of August.
CT Labor Department: Job Gains In JulyThere's some encouraging news on the jobs front in Connecticut.
Connecticut Jobs Up In JuneJune saw the state add 7,900 jobs to it's rolls.
Connecticut Loses 1,400 Jobs In May, Jobless Rate UnchangedPreliminary figures show Connecticut lost 1,400 jobs in May, marking the state's first estimated monthly job loss in 2016.
Unemployment Ticks Up In MarchPreliminary estimates show Connecticut's unemployment rate in March increased slightly from February, despite 300 new non-farm jobs.
Jobs Grow Slightly But Unemployment Up Slightly, TooUnemployment in Connecticut rose by a tenth of a percent for the month of January.
Jobs Gains In State For NovemberState labor officials say Connecticut has now regained more than the number of jobs lost in the state during the Great Recession.
Connecticut Jobless Rate At 5.1% For OctoberThe state says unemployment fell to 5.1% for the month of October.
Study: Older Applicants Face More Age Discrimination In Job HuntAge discrimination in the U.S. is widespread and the older you are the more discrimination you face, according to a new study.