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The unemployment rate for Genesee County is up.
The latest figures from the state labor department shows the jobless rate in November was 7.4 percent, up from 6.7 percent a month earlier…but down a tenth of point from a year ago.

County Unemployment Rates:   Released Dec. 17
County Nov 2010 Oct 2010 Nov  2009
Genesee 7.4 6.7 7.5
Orleans 9.2 8.3 8.4
Wyoming 8.7 7.6 8.8

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# Bob Harker
Saturday, December 18, 2010 10:05 AM
These figures are not reflective of TRUE unemployment rates. I believe they do not account for those whose benefits have expired, and those who have simply given up.
# Bob Harker
Saturday, December 18, 2010 11:16 AM
Am I correct in assuming that you no longer accept comments?

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