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And the state added 17,300 jobs between January and February, but the year-to-year growth rate is only 1.9 percent.

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Unemployment drops but job growth still slow

The state's jobless rate dropped two-tenths of a point last month but there are indications of problems remaining with the Arizona economy.


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