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Job numbers improve compared to last year

By Lombardo David
Thursday, January 17, 2013

The December job numbers in New York improved slightly compared to December 2011.

A state and local breakdown of job figures, provided by the New York State Department of Labor, is available below.

“The New York State economy closed out the year with 34,300 private sector jobs added in December and 123,200 added to the state’s economy in 2012. In addition, the state’s unemployment rate continued its downward trend in December,” said Bohdan M. Wynnyk, Deputy Director of the Division of Research and Statistics.

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