VENTURA COUNTY UNEMPLOYMENT
The California Labor Market report revealed that Ventura County's April 2019 unemployment rate of 3.2% was down from a revised 4.0% in March 2019.
A total of 2,900 non-farm jobs were added in April 2019; however, 100 jobs in manufacturing were lost for a net gain of 2,800 jobs.
The gain in jobs includes:
800 in educational and health services
700 in construction
600 in leisure and hospitality
400 in professional and business services
200 in trade, transportation, and utilities
200 in government