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California Unemployment Rate Drops to Lowest Level Since 1970s

24 December 2017

In addition, Virginia has the fourth lowest unemployment rate, along with IN, among major USA states behind Tennessee, Florida, and MA.

Household Survey Estimates - The preliminary seasonally adjusted unemployment rate of 3.3 percent for November was down slightly from 3.5 percent for October and 3.8 percent one year ago.

New Mexico's unemployment rate remained unchanged in November at 6.1 percent, notably less than the 6.7 percent logged for the same period a year ago.

And more troublingly, the state's labor force faced a second consecutive month of significant decline - more than 15,000 fewer people in November.

November unemployment rate estimates for New England states will be available at 10 a.m. on Friday, December 22 at

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Construction employment was up 3,000 jobs, or 6.7 percent, which represented the largest numeric and percentage gain of all industries.

The employment to population ratio estimate of 61.7 percent remained above the US average of 60.1 percent. That was unchanged from October and down from 4.6 percent a year ago.

New Mexico's unemployment was higher than all other states except Alaska, which continued to have the country's worst unemployment rate at 7.2 percent.

USA initial claims for unemployment benefits rose to a five-week high last week, but remained low by historical standards, the Labor Department reported on Thursday.

California Unemployment Rate Drops to Lowest Level Since 1970s