Thousand Oaks Unemployment
According to the California Employment Development Department, the preliminary unemployment rate in August of 2018 for Thousand Oaks is 3.4%, down from 3.6% in July of 2018. The City has a total of 65,200 in the labor force with 63,100 who are employed.
Ventura County Unemployment
The California Labor Market report revealed that Ventura County's August 2018 unemployment rate of 3.9% was unchanged from a revised 3.9% in July of 2018.
A total of 3,600 non-farm jobs were gained in August of 2018; however, 200 jobs were added, for a net gain of 3,400 jobs. The loss in jobs includes 100 in trade, transportation and utilities and 100 in services. The gain in jobs includes 900 in government, 900 in educational and health services, 700 in professional and business services, 400 in construction, 300 in leisure and hospitality, 200 in manufacturing, and 200 in financial services.