Apr 19, 2011 5:07 PM by Greg Boyce
Unemployment fell sharply in El Paso County in March. The latest numbers from the Colorado Department of Labor put the Colorado Springs area jobless rate at 9.7 percent in March, compared with 10.2 percent in February. Those numbers are from Teller and El Paso Counties.
Pueblo's unemployment numbers fell from 11 percent in February to 10.7 percent last month.
Colorado's average unemployment rate fell from 9.3 to 9.2 percent during the same time frame. All these numbers are seasonally adjusted.