The temperature may be up, but the unemployment rate in the Pittsburgh region keeps dropping, closing the gap separating it from national rate, which it has long hovered above.

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  • Issue Quarter Pittsburgh Today
  • Issue Year 2018
  • Sub Heading August 28, 2018
Unemployment fell in southwestern Pennsylvania in April compared to one year earlier, but the region’s labor force continues to shrink.

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  • Issue Quarter Pittsburgh Today
  • Issue Year 2018
  • Sub Heading May 30, 2018
Pittsburgh’s unemployment rate, reported for the latest available month, April 2016, bumped up for the third month in a row to 5.8%. On the surface this is a disturbing figure given that most cities in our cohort group are experiencing falling unemployment rates. The unemployment rate in Charlotte is now down for the…

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  • Issue Quarter Between the Issues
  • Issue Year 2016
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