Thousand Oaks Unemployment
According to the California Employment Development Department, the Thousand Oaks preliminary June 2018 unemployment rate is 3.6% - up from 2.8% in May 2018. The City has a total of 66,000 in the labor force with 63,600 who are employed.
Ventura County Unemployment
The California Labor Market Report revealed that Ventura County's June 2018 unemployment rate of 4.0% was up from a revised 3.2% in May 2018.
A total of 1,300 non-farm jobs were added in June 2018; however, 800 jobs were lost, for a net gain of 500 jobs. The loss in jobs includes 400 in government, 200 in trade, transportation and utilities, 100 in financial services, and 100 in educational and health services. The gain in jobs includes 600 in professional and business services, 500 in leisure and hospitality, and 200 in construction.