One out of three Nevada teenagers who want a job can’t get one. That’s according to figures by the Washington-based Employment Policies Institute. Based on Labor Department numbers, Nevada’s teen jobless rate was 32-point-nine percent last year, the fifth-highest in the country. Georgia was first, with a rate of 37-point-three-percent, followed by California, South Carolina and Washington state.


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