Socioeconomic Health: Employment

Socioeconomic Health: Employment graph
Unemployment Rates

Based on Oregon Employment Department data the 2011 unemployment rate for Benton County (6.5%) is lower than the Oregon (9.5%) and United States (9.1%) rates. Unemployment rates reached a peak in 2009 and have slowly declined into 2011.

Source:
Oregon Employment Department. (2011). Unemployment rates: seasonally adjusted.
http://www.qualityinfo.org/olmisj/AllRates

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Socioeconomic Health: Employment table