Georgia Unemployment Rate Drops To 8.7 Percent

November 15, 2012 2:25 PM
Georgia Unemployment Rate Drops To 8.7 Percent
ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) -¬†Georgia labor officials say the state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped to 8.7 percent in October, down from 9 percent in September

" That compares to a jobless rate of 9.7 percent a year ago.

The new figures were announced early Thursday by the Georgia Department of Labor "

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