Oh yeah, everything's just fine:
Economists are still studying the data, but North Carolina State University economist Dr. Mike Walden said another report, which is given to employers, shows something different. He said that survey includes more accurate numbers and indicates there is less unemployment in the state.
What this (alleged) economist is referring to, which is supposed to be more accurate than actual people showing up at the ESC to file a claim, is a survey that employers fill out. Not a legal filing mind you, a survey. Here's the report: