Georgia jobless rate at 25-year high

By: STAFF Email
By: STAFF Email

December 18, 2008

Georgia's jobless rate is now at a 25-year high. It's now up to 7.5% statewide. That's three full percentage points higher than a year ago this time.

The Augusta area has lost 4300 jobs from November 2007.

Over 365,000 people across the state are looking for work through the labor department.


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