Ohio's unemployment rate for June was 5.5 percent, unchanged from the previous month.
Students looking for summer jobs are being blamed for an increase in central Ohio's unemployment rate.
Ohio's unemployment rate dropped again in May.
Central Ohio's unemployment rate is now at a seven-year low.
Columbus 2020 reports the region's unemployment rate fell nearly a full-percentage point this winter, to four-point-nine-percent.
Ohio's unemployment rate has dropped to the lowest level in more than six years.
The state’s unemployment rate dropped in the last month, and is now below the national average. But not everyone is looking at jobs numbers in the same way.
Ohio's official unemployment rate is now 7.2 percent.
The jobless rate in central Ohio was 6.1 percent last month, unchanged from October.
Ohio's unemployment rate was 7.4 percent in November, down a tenth of a percentage point from October, but six tenths of a point above the seasonally adjusted jobless rate in November of last year.
State officials say the unemployment rate in the Columbus area fell four tenths of a point from September to 6.1 percent last month.
Ohio's unemployment rate held steady in July at 7.2 percent, matching what it was at this time a year ago.
The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services says unemployment rates in several central Ohio counties rose last month.
Ohio's unemployment rate remained unchanged at 7 percent for the month of May.
State officials say 67 of Ohio's 88 counties had higher unemployment rates in December.