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Recent Trends in Portland’s High-Tech Sector

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QI Stats QI Stats

Unemployment Rate

March 2021
Released May 6, 2021
6.1%
Seasonally Adjusted
The unemployment rate for Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA MSA declined by 0.1% over the last month.
0.1% PTS

Total Unemployed

March 2021
Released May 6, 2021
81,113
Seasonally Adjusted
The total number of unemployed in Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA MSA declined by -505 over the last month.
-505

Nonfarm Employment

March 2021
Released May 6, 2021
1,143,500
Not Seasonally Adjusted
Nonfarm employment in Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA MSA rose by 14,300 over the last month.
14,300
Source: Oregon Employment Department, QualityInfo.org
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Source: Oregon Employment Department, QualityInfo.org
 

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