The last time the MA unemployment rate hit 3.3 percent was in April 2001, according to the state labor department.
Last month, the unemployment rate for White women was the lowest of all adult working groups at 3.8 percent, but the participation rate for White women took a step down from 57.5 percent in September to 57.4 percent in October.
"Our worst-case job scenario seems to be unfolding at the worst possible time when the domestic economy is also showing signs of weakness", said Don Klepper-Smith, an economist with DataCore Partners in New Haven and former chief economic advisor to Gov. M. Jodi Rell.
"This month's jobs report demonstrates the strength of Michigan's economy as more private-sector jobs are created and more Michiganders join the labor force".
"Odds are we'll see a full-blown domestic recession before then, which implies that the job high of 1,713,300 set in March 2008 isn't likely to be reached anytime soon", he said.
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United Way's signature United Way 2-1-1 program is providing support to address infrastructure and supply challenges to help bring services back to the community. The labor force participation rate for White workers ticked down from 62.9 percent in September to 62.8 percent in October.
According to the new data, there were 670,950 employed and 21,850 unemployed individuals in the state in October, which combines for a total seasonally adjusted labor force of 692,800.
The report expected Friday from the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services will show the unemployment rate for October. Gains also were recorded in construction and mining, manufacturing, and financial activities.
Education and Health Services lost 4,100 (-0.5%) jobs over the month.
Leisure and Hospitality lost 1,600 (-0.4%) jobs over the month.