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Georgia's unemployment rate decreases to 5 percent

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ATLANTA (AP) - State labor officials say Georgia's seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate has decreased to 5 percent.

The Georgia Department of Labor on Thursday announced the new jobless number for April.

It's down from 5.1 percent in March; and 5.4 percent in April 2016.

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