California Unemployment Rate fell to 4.3 Percent in February

California's unemployment rate fell to 4.3 percent in February as the state's employers added 14,000 nonfarm payroll jobs.

Posted: Mar 23, 2018 1:55 PM
Updated: Mar 23, 2018 2:07 PM

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California's unemployment rate fell to 4.3 percent in February as the state's employers added 14,000 nonfarm payroll jobs.

The state Employment Development Department said Friday that the figure is a new record low.

The unemployment rate was 4.4 percent in January and 5.1 percent in February 2017.

(Copyright 2018 The Associated Press.) 

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