Pandemic Employment Blip Stalls Gilliam, Sherman, and Wheeler Counties in 2020

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by Dallas Fridley

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From an employment standpoint, COVID-19 impacts in Gilliam, Sherman, and Wheeler counties were relatively minor. Nonfarm...

Central Oregon’s Latest Unemployment Levels Lower than Long-Term Average

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by Kale Donnelly

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As local and statewide economic conditions continue to improve, Oregon’s employers are having a difficult time hiring labor in today’s...

Revisiting “Who Can Afford Housing in Bend?”

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Several years ago I produced some analysis that calculated who can afford housing in Bend. The relatively high cost of living even back in 2016 was leading many...

QI Stats QI Stats

Unemployment Rate

June 2021
Released Jul 29, 2021
5.9%
Seasonally Adjusted
The unemployment rate for Bend-Redmond, OR MSA declined by 0.2% over the last month.
0.2% PTS

Total Unemployed

June 2021
Released Jul 29, 2021
6,074
Seasonally Adjusted
The total number of unemployed in Bend-Redmond, OR MSA declined by -248 over the last month.
-248

Nonfarm Employment

June 2021
Released Jul 29, 2021
86,320
Not Seasonally Adjusted
Nonfarm employment in Bend-Redmond, OR MSA rose by 1,710 over the last month.
1,710
Source: Oregon Employment Department, QualityInfo.org
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