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Unemployment figures by county

County unemployment figures from the South Carolina Employment Security Commission. They do not include the seasonal adjustments used to calculate the statewide unemployment rate. All unemployment numbers are percentages.

County Sept. Aug. Change
1 Allendale 22.5 21.7 0.8
2 Chester 21.1 21.2 -0.1
3 Marion 21.0 20.7 0.3
4 Union 20.6 20.7 -0.1
5 Marlboro 20.2 20.3 -0.1
6 Barnwell 19.0 18.5 0.5
7 Orangeburg 18.7 17.0 1.7
8 Bamberg 18.1 17.5 0.6
9 Lancaster 17.9 18.0 -0.1
10 Dillon 17.2 17.1 0.1
11 Chesterfield 16.8 16.9 -0.1
12 Cherokee 16.2 16.2 0.0
13 Clarendon 16.1 15.7 0.4
Hampton 16.1 15.7 0.4
15 Lee 15.7 15.5 0.2
McCormick 15.7 16.4 -0.7
17 Williamsburg 15.4 15.4 0.0
18 Abbeville 14.8 15.0 -0.2
19 Calhoun 14.4 12.0 2.4
20 Colleton 14.2 14.1 0.1
Oconee 14.2 14.3 -0.1
22 York 14.1 13.5 0.6
23 Sumter 13.9 13.2 0.7
24 Greenwood 13.7 13.7 0.0
25 Darlington 13.0 13.2 -0.2
26 Fairfield 12.9 13.1 -0.2
27 Anderson 12.5 12.4 0.1
Georgetown 12.5 12.0 0.5
29 Spartanburg 12.2 12.3 -0.1
30 Florence 11.7 11.4 0.3
Laurens 11.7 12.2 -0.5
Newberry 11.7 11.8 -0.1
33 Horry 10.9 10.4 0.5
34 Berkeley 10.7 10.6 0.1
Edgefield 10.7 10.7 0.0
Jasper 10.7 10.5 0.2
37 Pickens 10.6 10.5 0.1
38 Kershaw 10.4 10.5 -0.1
39 Dorchester 10.3 10.2 0.1
40 Greenville 10.2 10.0 0.2
41 Richland 9.5 9.6 -0.1
42 Aiken 9.4 9.9 -0.5
43 Saluda 9.4 9.4 0.0
44 Charleston 9.0 9.1 -0.1
45 Beaufort 8.7 8.8 -0.1
46 Lexington 8.3 8.1 0.2
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