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Colorado Experiencing Lowest Unemployment Rate in Seven Years

Pasadena, CA – There is something about Colorado that attracts people. Despite being landlocked, the wide array of outdoor activities ranging from the highest peaks of the Rocky Mountains to the red rocks of the Southern deserts, keeps its residents active all year. With this success in bringing people to the state with their lower cost of living but competitive wages, Colorado is experiencing its lowest employment rate in eight years.

August 2007 was the last time Colorado saw their unemployment rate at 3.8 percent until now. The rate fell from 4 percent to 3.8 percent right before the holiday season starts, promising good numbers for the next two months at least. The best unemployment rate was before the recession at 3.5 percent. Let be your source to finding a job in this ideal location.

The biggest gains in jobs were in the professional and business services, financial, and construction industries. In total, 13,000 jobs were added from September to October in nonfarm sectors. Denver, Highlands Ranch, Englewood, and Colorado Springs have the most job openings, with each city having over 4,000 each.

The employer that currently has the most openings in the state is Centura Health with 1,153 open listings. The health care network is the largest in the region, employing over 19,000 professionals focused on a holistic approach to medicine. They have 16 hospitals, 12 affiliate hospitals, clinics, urgent care centers and emergency rooms, and a Life Flight program.

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