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COVID-19 Impact on Employment


COVID-19 has had a significant impact on residents and employment in local and regional areas. The closure of non-essential businesses due to the coronavirus has had unprecedented effects on the economy, leaving many workers unemployed without notice and a number of businesses closing their doors for good as the pandemic continues. This report is designed to provide info about the current state of unemployment in the Texoma area, which occupations were most impacted, and where populations may be most affected.