(NEW YORK) -- The unemployment rate across New York State went down a notch last month, according to the latest jobs report released Thursday.
The report from the state's Department of Labor said that New York State's unemployment rate fell from 6 percent in October to 5.9 percent in November.
Over the same period in New York City, the unemployment rate fell one-tenth of a percentage point to 6.3 percent in November, and in the rest of the state the rate fell by the same margin from 5.7 percent to 5.6 percent.
The national unemployment rate in November was 5.8 percent, the same as it was the previous month.
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