County’s December unemployment rate decreases to 3.3 percent


Archuleta County finished the year strong with its unemployment situation, with December unemployment decreasing two-tenths of a percentage point from November, and decreasing 1.5 percent from the previous year.

According to a report issued on Jan. 26 by the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment, the unemployment rate in Archuleta County decreased by two-tenths of a percentage point from the previous month. In November, the unemployment rate was 3.5 percent, with the rate decreasing to 3.3 percent in December.

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