Arkansas' Unemployment Rate Stays At 7.5 Percent

Dec 20, 2013

State officials say Arkansas' unemployment rate stayed at 7.5 percent in November.

The Arkansas Department of Workforce Services said Friday that the state's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained stable at 7.5 percent between October and November.

The national jobless rate, meanwhile, declined three-tenths of a percentage point, from 7.3 percent in October to 7.0 percent in November.