Arkansas Unemployment Rate Falls to 6.2 Percent But Labor Force Smaller by Lee Hogan Posted 7/18/2014 09:42 am Updated 1 year ago Arkansas' unemployment rate fell for the ninth consecutive month in June to 6.2 percent. It marks the fourth consecutive month that the state's unemployment rate has been below 7 percent. 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.