Ohio's unemployment rate was 4.1 percent in May, down one-tenth of a point from April's revised 4.2 percent.
The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services says non-farm payrolls fell by 39 hundred last month to nearly 5.6 million. Ohio had 239 thousand jobless workers in May, down by eight-thousand from April. Ohio gained jobs in maunfacturing and the leisure and hospitality sector. Ohio lost jobs in construction and the educational and health services sector.