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Economic Research & Analysis
…Bringing Oklahoma’s Labor Market to Life!
FOR RELEASE: July 30, 2013
OKLAHOMA EMPLOYMENT REPORT - June 2013
Metropolitan statistical area (MSA) and county information
County unemployment rates up across the state in June
In June, Latimer County reported Oklahoma’s highest county unemployment rate of 9.2 percent. McCurtain
County provided the state’s second highest county rate, while Hughes County accounted for the third highest
rate. Roger Mills County claimed Oklahoma’s lowest county unemployment rate for the month. Unemployment
rates for June were up in 75 of Oklahoma’s 77 counties.
Highest county unemployment rates* Lowest county unemployment rates*
JUNE 2013 Unemp.
rate JUNE 2013 Unemp.
Latimer County 9.2% Roger Mills County 2.6%
McCurtain County 8.9% Ellis County 2.7%
Hughes County 8.0% Beckham County 3.0%
* Non-seasonally adjusted * Non-seasonally adjusted
UNEMPLOYMENT RATES by COUNTY – June 2013
0.0% to 4.0%
4.1% to 7.0%
7.1% and above