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US unemployment falls in December but rises for Blacks

US Unemployment rises for Blacks
US unemployment rises for Blacks
US unemployment rates dec 2021

The US unemployment rate fell to 3.9% in December, but not all demographic groups are seeing the decline.  According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Black unemployment rose month-over-month, from 6.5% to 7.1% – the only racial or ethnic group measured by the BLS that saw unemployment rates increase in December.  Click HERE to read more.