Mitchell unemployment unchangedMitchell's unemployment holds steady at 4.2 percent.
By: Staff reports, The Daily Republic
Mitchell’s unemployment rate remained unchanged in May at 4.2 percent, according to newly released data from the state Department of Labor.
The department’s city-level data is not seasonally adjusted, meaning impacts from seasonal industries such as tourism and construction are not removed.
The statewide May non-seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for South Dakota was 4.6 percent. Nationally, the May non-seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 8.7 percent.