OKC sees lowest unemployment rate in more than 17 years

Published Friday, November 23, 2018
by Marcus Elwell

For the month of September, the Oklahoma City MSA had an unemployment rate of 2.8 percent. This represents the lowest unemployment rate the metro has seen since January 2001. In August, Oklahoma City saw an unemployment rate of 3.2 percent.

Oklahoma City now has the sixth-lowest unemployment rate out of all the major metros in the United States. From a statewide perspective, all of Oklahoma’s 77 counties have lower unemployment rates than this time last year.

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