Please see attached for the latest employment data release from CA EDD. Last month, Orange County lost 11,700 jobs with the following sectors recording the biggest changes: Government (-13,000); Education & Health Services (-3,000); and Leisure and Hospitality (+2,500). Over the last 12 months, Orange County added 49,600 jobs. The County’s unemployment rate increased to 4.7% from 4.3% the month prior, remaining lower than the California (6.5%) and national (5.6%) rates. For more detailed information, please refer to this month’s OC JLL Employment Update Report.
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