Colo. job gain among nation’s best

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Colorado’s non-farm payroll jumped 2.2 percent in February from the previous year, reports the Denver Business Journal.

Only five states had higher employment rates, according to information from the U.S. Department of Labor.

The state added more than 48,000 jobs from February 2011 to February 2012, meaning more than 2.2 million people were employed.

Read more at the Denver Business Journal.