States unemployment in December 2017 higher in one more state
States Unemployment – The December BLS data shows there are 4 states with high unemployment number. The states are Alaska 7.3%, District of Columbia 6.0%, New Mexico 6.0% and West Virginia 5.5%.
The question is what is the impact of this change on the IT Job Market? Our answer is none as we still have 23 states in “full-employment” with full employment being defined as an unemployment rate of 4% or less.