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Mass. Unemployment Rate Drops to 9.6 Percent

The Massachusetts unemployment rate dropped into the single digits in September, though at 9.6 percent, it still remains higher than at any point since at least 1990. [Graphic: Chris Lisinski/SHNS]

The state's unemployment rate dropped into single digits in September after spending five months above 10 percent, as employers reported adding 36,900 jobs and Massachusetts continued its economic recovery from the sudden COVID-inflicted recession.

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