4 Sep

Map of the Week: Labor Day

Monday, September 7th, is Labor Day. Labor Day celebrates the social and economic achievements of American workers. While there have been many social achievements this year, we need remember those who are unemployed. Below is a map that show the unemployment rates for each state. This map shows the disparity across the states, and this image would certainly tell more if it was at the county level.

Labor Day map of Unemployment rates

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Written by Elise Mazur