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Starke County Unemployment Rate Moves Downward

The unemployment rate in Starke County is now at 6.1% for the month of September.  That is a drop of 0.6% since August, and a drop of 13.4% since April of 2020.  For the month, the labor force dropped by 74 persons, the number of unemployed fell by 58, and the number of employed persons went down by 116 For the month, 91/92 Indiana counties saw a decrease in their rate from August. The Starke County rate is below the national rate of 7.9% and below the Indiana rate of 6.2% for September.