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Columbia Basin Industry Employment Projections, 2019-2029

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QI Stats QI Stats

Unemployment Rate

November 2020
Released Jan 21, 2021
5.9%
Seasonally Adjusted
The unemployment rate for Baker County declined by 0.6% over the last month.
0.6% PTS

Total Unemployed

November 2020
Released Jan 21, 2021
432
Seasonally Adjusted
The total number of unemployed in Baker County declined by -45 over the last month.
-45

Nonfarm Employment

November 2020
Released Jan 21, 2021
5,450
Not Seasonally Adjusted
Nonfarm employment in Baker County rose by 20 over the last month.
20
Source: Oregon Employment Department, QualityInfo.org
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Source: Oregon Employment Department, QualityInfo.org
 

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