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The Unemployment Rate Increased in Zero States in November

By Nick, Floating Path

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that zero states saw increased unemployment rates in November. 45 states and the District of Columbia experienced decreasing unemployment rates, while 5 states had no change.

As reported previously in the employment situation report, the national unemployment rate in November was 7.7%.

Puerto Rico continues to hold the highest unemployment rate at 13.8% followed by Nevada at 10.8%.

North Dakota had the lowest unemployment rate at 3.1% followed by Nebraska at 3.7%.


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