Unemployment Rates Falling

Debbie Henry - Sunday, July 7, 2013

Unemployment Rates Falling

{July 8, 2013}—Local experts are hopeful about the future of the economy in the Triangle.  According to Wells Fargo economist Mark Vitner, the unemployment rate continues to drop; it is now at 7% for the Triangle as of May 2013.  The Triangle is also looking to see approximately 25,000-30,000 jobs added this year, with about 2,900 jobs already being added since the beginning of 2013. 

As the healthiest area in the state, the Triangle continues to mend from economic recession and is a promising area for jobs and career growth. 

Ranii, D.  (2013).  Triangle unemployment rate falls again, now at 7%.  Retrieved from