Employed population in SC tops two million, showing positive trend

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Employment in the state of South Carolina continues its upward trend amid the pandemic. The Department of Employment and Workforce says over 2,500 people have gotten jobs since August, bringing the total number of people working in the state to more than two million.

In addition, the state’s unemployment rate dropped from 6.4% to 5.1%.

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