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Iowa’s Unemployment Rate Remains at 4.1 percent in August
2021-09-17

Iowa’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained at 4.1 percent in August. The state’s jobless rate was 5.3 percent one year ago. The U.S. unemployment rate fell to 5.2 percent in August.

Iowa Workforce Development Announces Workforce Roundtables
2021-09-14

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 14, 2021

MEDIA CONTACT
Jesse Dougherty, 515-229-9136
communications@iwd.iowa.gov

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Iowa Workforce Development Announces Workforce Roundtables

Unemployment Insurance Tax Rate Table Remains the Same for 2022
2021-08-31

Iowa Workforce Development Communications
For Immediate Release
Date: August 31, 2021
Contact: Jesse Dougherty, 515-725-5487
Email:  communications@iwd.iowa.gov

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Unemployment Insurance Tax Rate Table Remains the Same for 2022

Iowa’s Unemployment Rate Increases to 4.1 Percent in July, Labor Participation Continues to Rise
2021-08-20

Iowa’s unemployment rate rose slightly to 4.1 percent in July 2021 from 4.0 percent in June 2021. The state’s jobless rate was 6.1 percent one year ago.