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Labor Profile


Labor Profile

(updated 01/25/2024) This profile for Meriwether County includes data for Meriwether, Coweta, Harris, Heard, Pike, Spalding, Talbot, Troup, and Upson counties.

 

Current Labor Force

  • Labor force includes residents of the county who are working or seeking work.

  • This table indicates the size and composition of the labor force.


 

Labor Force Statistics 
December  2023

Meriwether County

Georgia

Civilian Labor Force

9,118

5,336,733

Employment

8,832

5,183,182

Unemployment

286

153,551

Unemployment Rate

3.1%

2.9%


 


 November 2023 Monthly Averages
           

County

Labor Force

Employed

Unemployed

Unemployed Rate/Percent

Meriwether

9,236

8,915

321

3.5%

Coweta

79,986

77,715

2,271

2.8%

Harris

17,312

16,875

437

2.5%

Heard 5,479 5,322 157 2.9%

Pike

9,432

9,219

213

2.3%

Spalding

30,197

29,156

1,041

3.4%

Talbot

2,877

2,788

89

3.1%

Troup

36,988

36,017

971

2.6%

Upson

12,110

11,712

398

3.3%

Total

203,617

197,719

5,898

2.9%

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  • Georgia Unemployment Rate -  November  2023  - 3.0%

  • US Unemployment Rate - November  2023 - 3.5%

  • Georgia Unemployment Rate - Deceember  2023 - 2.9%

Note: Labor force includes residents of the county who are working or seeking work.
Source:  Georgia Department of Labor





 

CONTACT

Jane Fryer, Executive Director
17234 Roosevelt Hwy, Bldg. B
Greenville, GA 30222
Phone:(706) 672-3467
Fax: (706) 672-4465
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