April 11, 2011 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

Unemployment in metropolitan areas, February 2011

Unemployment rate, selected metropolitan areas, not seasonally adjusted, February 2011
Metropolitan area Unemployment rate

El Centro, CA

26.9

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA

13.9

Las Vegas-Paradise, NV

13.7

Oklahoma City, OK

6.2

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV

5.9

Ames, IA

4.7

Fargo, ND-MN

4.7

Iowa City, IA

4.7

Bismarck, ND

4.6

Lincoln, NE

4.2

These data are featured in the TED article, Unemployment in metropolitan areas, February 2011.

 

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