Unemployment Continues To Remain At Record Low Levels On Central, South Coasts

Jun 15, 2018

The latest statistics show unemployment statewide, and on the Central and South Coasts is at its lowest levels in decades.

California’s unemployment remained at 4.2% on May, unchanged from April. But, it continued to drop on the Central and South Coasts.

In Ventura County, it went from an already low 3.3% in April to 3.1% in May. Santa Barbara County showed an even bigger drop, from 3.5% to 3.1%.

San Luis Obispo County had the best numbers in the region, with unemployment going from 2.6% in April to 2.5% in May.