State of Ohio’s employment summary: March 2012

The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS) released state figures this morning noting that Ohio’s unemployment rate continues to decline, currently settling at 7.5 percent in March, down from 7.6 percent in the month of February. The number of workers unemployed in the state of Ohio in March was 438,000, down from 443,000 in February.

As noted in our April 6 blog post, the U.S. unemployment rate for March dropped by 0.1 percent to 8.2 percent, which is down from February’s 8.3 percent. 

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