Unemployment rate near historic low

Mississippi’s unemployment rate in June 2018 was 4.7%, the third lowest level of unemployment ever recorded in Mississippi.
The June rate is the same as a month earlier in May 2018 and five-tenths of a percentage point lower than a year ago in June 2017, when the rate was 5.2%.
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