Brunswick County’s unemployment rate for March 2015 decreased to 6.8 percent.
The rate was down to 6.3 percent in December 2014, then soared to 8.0 percent in January 2015.
The rate drop continued from February, when unemployment fell to 7.5 percent.
Unemployment numbers are released through the North Carolina Department of Commerce Labor and Economic Analysis Division.
In March 2014, the county had an 8.2 percent unemployment rate.