Thursday, January 26, 2017

Low unemployment, San Mateo County

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OMG, I'm working.  Now if
I only had an apartment.
San Mateo Patch/Staff, 1/23/17, "Unemployment below 3% in San Mateo County. Last month, only two counties in the Bay Area could say that!"

"SAN MATEO COUNTY, CA – Two Bay Area counties had unemployment rates below 3 percent last month, while all but one county reported rates under 5 percent, according to data from the California Employment Development Department. 
The counties of San Mateo and Marin reported rates of 2.7 percent and 2.9 percent. San Francisco reported unemployment of 3 percent, while Santa Clara County reported unemployment of 3.3 percent.
The next lowest rates were in Sonoma County at 3.7 percent and and in Alameda County at 3.8 percent. The highest unemployment rate in any Bay Area county was 5.1 percent in Solano County.
Contra Costa County reported unemployment of 4 percent while Napa County's unemployment rate was 4.4 percent."

Related, from the above article. Career Fair & Job Fair: San Mateo, 2/15/17.  Related unemployment, State of CA by County and City, Pacifica 2.5%.  Employment. State of CA Employment Department, 1/20/17, pdf pages 5, "Labor Market Information, San Francisco and San Mateo Counties, current month."     Note graphic from Council of producers and distributors of agrotechnology (CPDA), 12/11/16,"We're Working on It!!"   

Posted by Kathy Meeh


Anonymous said...

How high is homelessness?

Anonymous said...

How many are underemployed?

How many make min wage in retail?

Anonymous said...

How many non-commute jobs could we have in Pacifica if the NOBY's went away?