Arkansas Unemployment Falls to 7.6 Percent in January by Lance Turner Posted 3/13/2012 10:15 am Updated 6 years ago Arkansas' unemployment rate was 7.6 percent in January, down two-tenths of a percentage point from 7.8 percent in December. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.