Black Unemployment Below 10 Percent, First Drop In Almost A Decade

Pensive African American businesswoman using computer at office.

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The national average of unemployment for Black Americans has significantly dropped for the first time since 2007, now sitting at 9.5 percent. However, the rate is still twice as high as unemployment for Whites, which is estimated at 4.6 percent and the national average of 5.3 percent. Read the details at the Wall Street Journal.

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