November Jobs Report Shows Unemployment Down To 7 Percent

Dec. 6, 2013

The November 2013 unemployment rate declined .3 percent from 7.3 percent in October to 7.0 percent, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The bureau reported that 203,000 jobs were added last month in transportation, warehousing, health care and manufacturing. The report found that the unemployment rate and the number of unemployed people (10.9 million) declined. Full report.



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