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October Tri-Parish workforce rises by 203 over October 2018

The Tri-Parish workforce rose by 203 in October compared to October 2018, according to a monthly report from the Bureau of Labor and Statistics released Monday.
The workforce for St. Landry, Acadia and Evangeline parishes in October totaled 67,788, up 0.3% from October 2018.
The workforce count includes both those employed and those seeking a job.
The employment statistics released by the Louisiana Workforce Commission are not adjusted for season factors such as weather and holidays.

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Tri-Parish jobless rates down from a year ago

Tri-Parish jobless rates down from a year ago
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Tri-Parish unemployment rates are down from August 2018 and the workforce is nearly unchanged over the year, according to not seasonally adjusted numbers from the Bureau of Labor and Statistics.
The workforce in St. Landry, Acadia and Evangeline totaled 67,896, down 139 from the August 2018 workforce numbering 68,035.
The workforce count includes both those employed and those seeking a job.

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Tri-Parish workforce down 712 workers

The Tri-Parish workforce shed 712 people in the workforce in July compared to July 2018, according to not seasonally adjusted numbers from the Bureau of Labor and Statistics released Friday.
St. Landry, Acadia and Evangeline parishes’ workforce totaled 68,687 in July, down from 69,399 in July 2018.
The workforce count includes both those employed and seeking a job.
The Evangeline Parish workforce dropped by 2% in July compared to a year ago. The July workforce was 11,915, down 245 from July 2018.

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Tri-Parish workforce declines slightly

The Tri-Parish workforce declined by 0.5 percent in June compared to June 18, according to not seasonally adjusted numbers from the Bureau of Labor and Statistics.
The June workforce was 69,273, down 383 from the count a year ago.
The workforce count includes both those employed and seeking a job.
The unemployment rates in St. Landry, Acadia and Evangeline parishes rose in June compared to the May rates, but remain below the June 2018 rates.
The Tri-Parish June workforce counts are:
— St. Landry Parish, 32,486, down 303— 0.9 percent — from June 2018.

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