Business Information

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May 2016

Unemployment Rates

State of Utah: 3.8%
United States: 4.7%

Employment Year - Over % Change

State of Utah: 3.2%
United States: 1.7%

Utah’s nonfarm payroll employment for May 2016 grew by an estimated 3.2 percent, adding 44,400 jobs to the economy as compared to May 2015. Utah’s current employment level registers 1,417,800.

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