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Nov. jobless rates down in 25 states, up in 7; payroll jobs up in 17 states, down in 3


In November, unemployment rates were lower in 25 states and the District of Columbia, higher in 7 states, and stable in 18 states. Nonfarm payroll employment increased in 17 states, decreased in 3 states, and was essentially unchanged in 30 states and the District.
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Nov. jobless rates up over the year in 386 of 389 metro areas; payroll jobs down in 242


Jobless rates were higher in November than a year earlier in 386 of the 389 metropolitan areas and lower in 3. Nonfarm payroll employment was down in 242 metropolitan areas over the year and essentially unchanged in 147.
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