IOWA'S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE IS NOW 3.1%

Iowa’s unemployment rate is now 3.1%

Iowa’s unemployment rate fell to 3.1% in December, the second-lowest rate in the country, according to data released Tuesday (1/26).

Iowa’s rate fell significantly from 3.8% in November and is only slightly above the 2.8% rate from a year ago, before the coronavirus pandemic led to a national economic slowdown.

Only Nebraska and South Dakota have a lower unemployment rate, at 3%.

The U.S. unemployment rate for December was 6.7%.

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