Local & Regional
Sat July 23, 2011
Unemployment Rate Stays Same
Oklahoma City, OK – Oklahoma's June unemployment rate stays the same
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Oklahoma's unemployment rate remained unchanged in June.
The Oklahoma Employment Security Commission reported Friday that the state jobless rate was 5.3 percent, the same rate reported in May.
Last month's unemployment rate is below the June 2010 rate of 7 percent.
The biggest job losses came in financial activities, professional and business services, and information technology.