Maryland adds almost 13000 jobs in January

January unemployment rate sets new record low nearly 40,000 fewer unemployed			 0					By		Elizabeth Lauten

Indiana's labor force had a net decrease of 7,294 over the previous month.

Other sectors with gains included construction, up 800, health care and social assistance, up 800, and leisure and hospitality, up 900.

North Carolina's unemployment rate in January didn't move from the 4.5 percent mark where it's been for three previous months. Another 3,500 jobs were added in education and health services. New Hampshire and North Dakota recorded rates of 2.6 percent, and Hawaii's 2.1 percent was the nation's lowest rate in January. "The state's employers are looking to hire the 51,000 job seekers".

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The preliminary Omaha-area rate rose to 3.2 percent in January from 2.8 percent in December. Many employers have said they're unable to add jobs because there is a lack of available talent with the right qualifications.

Employment in Lawrence and Douglas County fell by almost 2,000 jobs in January as the local jobless rate rose four-tenths of a point to 3 percent.

Fairfield County continued to have the highest unemployment rate at 10.1 percent. Grand Island's preliminary rate jumped in January to 4.8 percent from 3.1 percent in December. The size of the local labor force also declined in January, but there were 231 more people counted as unemployed than there were in January. During all of 2017, weekly earnings averaged a 3.6 percent increase over the prior year, compared to a 1.9 percent increase in 2016.

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