Jobless Rate Drops in Most Major Cities in Wisconsin

The jobless rate went up only in Wausau while dropping in the state's ten other major cities.

Wausau's unemployment rate rose from 3.8 percent to 4.2 percent.

The unemployment rate is based on the number of people seeking employment. Those who are jobless but not actively looking for work aren't included in the rate.

The figures are adjusted for seasonal changes. Wisconsin's overall unemployment rate decreased from 5.1 percent to 4.6 percent.