Colorado Department of Labor and Employment


Sat October 20, 2012

Colorado Unemployment Falls, Still Above National Rate [Updated]

US Unemployment Offices

Colorado's unemployment rate ticked down 0.2 percent last month to 8 percent. New figures released Friday show both government and the private sector added roughly 7,000 jobs in September.

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Sat September 22, 2012

Colorado's Unemployment Higher Than National Rate

Colorado Department of Labor and Employment


Sat August 18, 2012

Colorado's Unemployment Rate Inched Up in July

Colorado Department of Labor and Employment


Thu May 17, 2012
The Two-Way

Jobless Claims Held Steady Last Week; Back To 4-Year Low

Originally published on Thu May 17, 2012 8:25 am

There were 370,000 first-time claims for unemployment insurance filed last week, the same number as during the week before, according to the Employment and Training Administration.

So, after a spike to a range around 390,000 per week in April, claims have slowed again to a pace that's roughly the lowest since the spring of 2008.

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Mon September 5, 2011

Workforce Development Month Connects Employers, Job-seekers

September is workforce development month in Colorado.  The focus of the program this year is on helping businesses in the state start up or expand.

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