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Utah Emerges as Job Creation Engine, Giving Chase to North Dakota

August 18 2014 - 2:47 pm

Utah has emerged this year as a job creation leader, according to Labor Department data released Monday. The state’s July unemployment rate of 3.6% ranks only behind North Dakota’s minuscule 2.8%. Utah payrolls have grown by 2.5% over the past six months, also second-best in the country.