Brevard County's Unemployment Rate Falls

Brevard County’s unemployment dropped from 12.4% in January 2011, to 11.4% in February 2011, according to Florida’s Agency for Workforce Innovation. 

U-6, which is a broader measure total unemployed, plus all persons marginally attached to the labor force, plus total employed part time for economic reasons, as a percent of the civilian labor force plus all persons marginally attached to the labor force, has not yet been released for Brevard County, Florida.

The U-6 for the State of Florida averaged 19.3% for 2010, while the often cited U-4 averaged 12.4%, a difference of nearly 7%.