Sequoyah County’s unemployment rate dropped half a percentage in September the Oklahoma Employment Security Commission reported Wednesday.
The county’s unemployment rate was reported at 5.9 percent in September, down half a percent from the 6.4 percent rate reported in both August and July.
In September, the commission reported the county had a total labor force of 16,735, with 15,669 working and 1,066 unemployed.
Sally Maxwell, Senior News Director
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