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"It's a good bet the numbers will look worse six months from now."
Barb Berentson of Mankato pores over job listings at the WorkForce Center once a week as she looks for housekeeping positions.
At the Minnesota WorkForce Center in downtown Mankato there are waiting lines at times for use of the facility's computer listings of job openings.
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"Some people come in every day looking for work," she said. "In 1999, when I started here, we had more jobs than we did people. Now it's the complete opposite."
The silver lining, such as it is, is that the Mankato region's job seekers to jobs ratio is lower than the state average of 6.6 to 1.
Put another way, job seekers are up 53 percent while job openings are down 43 percent compared to two years ago.
The Arrowhead region of northern Minnesota has the highest ratio 7 to 1.
By contrast, in 2000 there were twice as many jobs as job Navy Nike Air Presto seekers statewide.
"I'll see companies advertising for drivers, and you call them up and they say they don't have any openings," said Reinhardt, whose financial situation has forced him to move into a boarding house.
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"The spike up in jobless numbers statewide is truly frightening," said Kevin Ristau, executive director of JOBS NOW Coalition, a St. Paul based nonprofit organization.
A few computers over, John Reinhardt is looking for truck driving jobs. He lost his previous position at the end of 2008 and since then has been scouring job service listings and print media ads to no avail.
A recent posting for a clerical worker at the new Blue Earth County Justice Center produced about 370 applicants, the most ever for any county position, County Administrator Dennis McCoy said.
Ristau said that even assuming President Barack Obama's stimulus package ultimately has some positive effects on the jobs situation, the near future Nike Air Presto Black Zen
Meantime, the competition for jobs remains fierce.
The median range for South Central Minnesota job openings is $10 an hour. JOBS NOW's research shows that in a south central Minnesota family of four with both parents working, each worker must earn at least $11.84 an hour to meet basic needs.
"I'm going to be out on the street me and my (10 year old) daughter if I don't find something soon."
According to state statistics:
New statistics from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development show that in south central Minnesota there are 7,400 unemployed workers competing for 1,400 unfilled jobs.
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She said she's had success with her searches in the past, but these days the pickings are much slimmer.
openings by 5 to 1, and the situation is expected to become even bleaker.
n 40 percent of all job openings in the Mankato region are part time.
At Labor Ready, a Mankato day labor job service, operations specialist Adera Abdo said the numbers of job seekers seemed to intensify at the start of the year.
n Two thirds of all openings require no education or training beyond high school.
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