… after a big jobs gain in October.
• While the total employment increased by 155,000
• The unemployment rate remained unchanged at 3.7%.
In an area with great need, the residential construction field, employment increased by almost 8-thousand last month.
The national unemployment rate was 3.7% in November for the third consecutive month.
The unemployment rate for construction workers rose to 4.3%, based on seasonal adjustments.
The unemployment rate for the construction sector has been trending downwards since February 2010 when it sat at 10%.