EDD Reports Sac Metro Has 8.5% Unemployment Average

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Measuring the Economy: Jobless Claims

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SACRAMENTO (FairOaks-Carmichael.Patch.com)-

Sacramento unemployment rates saw a slight rise last month, according to the June Employment Development Department (EDD) report. The Sacramento-Arden Arcade-Roseville areas saw a 0.7% unemployment rate increase, up to 8.5% from 7.8% in May.

Though the National unemployment rate came in at 7.8% this month, showing the Sacramento area is comparatively higher, the area is still more employed that the rest of California…

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