Delaware's unemployment rate drops below the National rate
Posted: Jul 20, 2018 2:18 PM
(Dover, Del) - The Delaware unemployment rate dropped below the national rate for the first time since February 2017. The rate for June was 3.9 percent compared to the national rate of 4 percent. Sussex County again had the lowest rate at 3.7 percent, though that was higher than it was in May which was 3.3 percent. Kent County had the highest rate at 4.7 percent, up .9 percent from May. The actual number of unemployed dropped by 500 to 19,000.