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Baton Rouge added 2,000 jobs in November, still down 4.5% from a year ago

Por: The Advocate Business December 30, 2020

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The economic recovery in the capital region continued through November with the addition of 2,000 jobs since October but was still down 4.5% from a year ago as impacts from the coronavirus pandemic remain.The Baton Rouge metro area had 395,500 jobs in November, down 18,700 from 414,200 jobs a year ago.The data released Tuesday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics through the Louisiana Workforce Commission is not seasonally adjusted.Across... + full article



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