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TALLAHASSEE (by Rick Flagg/FLA. NEWS NETWORK) -- Despite a big increase in the number of new jobs, Florida's unemployment rate went up in January. It's now 5-percent... slightly higher than last year's average, but the same as it
000 jobs last month, according to the Department of Labor, much higher than the expected 190,000 jobs. The unemployment rate also dropped slightly from 4.8 percent in January to 4.7 percent in February. Investors believe the strong jobs
report exceeded expectations, as economists had expected to see only around 190,000 jobs added in February. The unemployment rate dropped slightly to 4.7 percent from 4.8 percent in January. January’s jobs figure was also revised higher