Arkansas Unemployment Rate Falls to 7.3 Percent in January by Arkansas Business Staff Posted 3/17/2014 09:40 am Updated 4 years ago Arkansas' unemployment rate fell one-tenth of a percentage point from December to 7.3 percent in January, according to the state Department of Workforce Services. 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.