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State unemployment rate for November unchanged from October

December 17, 2019 GMT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire’s unemployment rate for November was 2.6%, unchanged from the October rate and slightly higher than last year, state employment officials said Tuesday.

The seasonally adjusted estimate for November 2018 was 2.4 % in New Hampshire.

The state estimates that 756,010 people were employed last month, an increase of 1,410 from October and an increase of 10,710 from a year ago.

Nationally, the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for November was 3.5%. That was a decrease of 0.2 percentage points from the previous year