Worst Cities to Find a Job

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10. Bay City, Michigan
> July 2017 unemployment: 6.0%
> Labor force: 51,594
> Number unemployed: 3,091
> 1-year employment change: -1.7%

9. Rocky Mount, North Carolina
> July 2017 unemployment: 6.6%
> Labor force: 65,282
> Number unemployed: 4,305
> 1-year employment change: -1.6%

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8. Danville, Illinois
> July 2017 unemployment: 7.1%
> Labor force: 34,251
> Number unemployed: 2,420
> 1-year employment change: -1.4%

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7. Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, Ohio
> July 2017 unemployment: 7.9%
> Labor force: 251,043
> Number unemployed: 19,761
> 1-year employment change: -1.3%

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6. Michigan City-La Porte, Indiana
> July 2017 unemployment: 4.2%
> Labor force: 47,632
> Number unemployed: 1,980
> 1-year employment change: -2.9%