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. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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