San Diego County’s unemployment charge elevated to three.2% in June, up from a revised 2.7% in Could in accordance with figures launched Friday by the state Employment Improvement Division.
Nevertheless, June’s unemployment charge was significantly lower than June 2021’s charge of seven.3%. Final month’s charges evaluate with an unadjusted unemployment charge of 4% for California and three.8% for the nation throughout the identical interval.
In accordance with the EDD, between Could and June, nonfarm employment grew by 4,300 jobs, from 1,513,200 to 1,517,500. Agricultural jobs grew by 400 month-over-month.
Leisure and hospitality registered essentially the most vital month-over-month payroll improve, including 4,600 jobs. The additions had been primarily concentrated in lodging and meals providers — up 3,400 — adopted by arts, leisure, and recreation with 1,200 added.
Commerce, transportation, and utilities elevated by 3,100 jobs over the month, whereas skilled and enterprise providers decreased by 3,200 jobs.
Between June 2021 and June 2022, nonfarm employment elevated by 79,700 — round 5.5% development. Agricultural employment elevated by 700 jobs year-over-year.
Leisure and hospitality led the year-over improve, including 32,500 jobs. Lodging and meals providers noticed an upswing of 25,100 jobs, whereas meals providers and consuming locations employment elevated by 20,000 jobs.
Over the 12 months, skilled and enterprise providers skilled job development of 15,600, commerce, transportation, and utilities grew by 9,700, authorities by 9,500, different providers by 6,500, instructional and well being providers by 3,000, and building by 2,500, monetary actions by 1,100 and data by 200.
Employment remained unchanged in mining and logging. Manufacturing recorded an employment lack of 900.
–Metropolis Information Service