Citrus County’s unemployment rate for October was 4 percent, the same as in September and a 0.6 percentage point lower than a year ago.

The jobless rate in the CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion region was 3.4 percent in October, unchanged over the month and 0.8 percentage points lower than the region’s year ago rate of 4.2 percent.

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Michael D. Bates is a staff writer with the Citrus County Chronicle and can be reached at mbates@chronicleonline.com.