County unemployment rates for January | Business
Bleckley County's unemployment rate was 11.3 percent in January, compared to Pulaski's 8.8 percent and Dodge County's 9.5 percent in January. That's below Central Georgia's regional average of 7.7 percent and Bibb County's eight percent.
In January 2013, one year ago, the unemployment rate was 9.3 percent in Central Georgia, according to a release.
Central Georgia's regional unemployment estimation from the Georgia Department of Labor includes Baldwin, Bibb, Crawford, Houston, Jones, Monroe, Pulaski, Putnam, Twiggs and Wilkinson counties.