Unemployment in Tuolumne and Calaveras counties increased from May to June, according to statistics released Friday by the Employment Development Department.

Tuolumne County’s rate was 5.2 percent, up from 4.8 percent in May, and down from 6 percent in June 2016.

Calaveras County’s June rate was 5 percent, up from 4.4 percent in May, but down from 5.6 percent in June 2016.

Statewide, the rate saw no change from May to June, holding steady at 4.7 percent. The rate in June 2016 was 5.5 percent.

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