"With the rate rise in June, Humboldt County rose from 12th rank to 17th rank (from the top) among the 58 counties statewide", California Employment Development Department North Coast Labor Market Consultant Randy Weaver wrote in a Friday report.
The number of unemployed people in SC dropped in June by 4,816 to 91,710, the lowest level since February 2001.
Nationally, unemployment increased from 4.3 percent in May to 4.4 percent in June.
Unemployment rates for Maui County in June 2017. Almost 54,000 Iowans were without a job last month.
EDD says occupations with the most job ads in Sacramento last month were: registered nurses, truck drivers and retail salespersons.
Between May and June, San Diego added 3,100 jobs in bars and restaurants, while the arts, entertainment, and recreation category grew by 1,500 positions.
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The June jobless rate came in at 4.7 percent, up from 4.6 percent in May.
The Illinois Department of Employment Security reported the preliminary data Thursday from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Employment remained unchanged in the Trade, Transportation & Utilities grouping, as well as in the Manufacturing and Information sectors.
The sector that saw the most growth between May and June was leisure and hospitality which added 2,900 jobs.
Over the past year, the largest increases were seen for specialty construction contractors, 4,100 jobs; local government education, 3,500; and ambulatory health care services, 2,500.
Illinois' labor force participation rate - the share of the population working or trying to - hit 64.4 percent, the lowest since 1979. The District of Columbia has a 6.2 percent unemployment rate. This compares with 354,371 in May and 345,159 in June of past year.