Arkansas Jobless Rate Falls to 6.6 Percent by Arkansas Business Staff Posted 5/16/2014 09:51 am Updated 8 months ago The Arkansas unemployment rate for April dropped to 6.6 percent, according to data released Friday by the state's Department of Workforce Services. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 20 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.