To be average
By the way the new data has new all-time peaks in both employment and labor force for the region as well.
But 6.8%... is that high or low? for Pittsburgh that is. Here is a factoid. The average unemployment rate in the Pittsburgh region since January 1980 is also exactly 6.8%.
But we are now up to 80 consecutive months in which the local unemployment rate has been below the national unemployment rate.