- Associated Press - Friday, September 18, 2015

HONOLULU (AP) - Hawaii’s unemployment rate is at a seven-year low.

The state Department of Labor and Industrial Relations said Thursday Hawaii’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell to 3.5 percent last month from 3.7 percent in July.

The department says the rate was last at or below 3.5 percent in March 2008.

Nationally, the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 5.1 percent last month.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More

Click to Hide