Unemployment

Northeast Georgia Region Compared to Georgia
10%

NE GA

GA

Northeast Georgia: 4.4% Georgia: 4.6%

9% 8% 7% 6% 5% 4% 3% 2% 1% 0%

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Note: Northeast Georgia Region includes Barrow, Clarke, Elbert, Greene, Jackson, Jasper, Madison, Morgan, Newton, Oconee, Oglethorpe and Walton counties. Source: Georgia Department of Labor - Michael L. Thurmond, Commissioner