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    Wyoming Celebrates Lowest Unemployment in US


    by employmentcrossing


    Wyoming has posted the lowest unemployment rate in the US, with 3.2%, while the nation as a whole has experienced a 26-year high in benefits claims.

    The Bureau of Labor Statistics put Wyoming at the bottom of the list for November, followed by North Dakota at 3.3%, South Dakota at 3.4% and Nebraska at 3.7%.

    Wyoming’s November rate is a decrease from the third quarter, which the Wyoming Economic Analysis Division is reporting as 3.6%.

    Between November 2007 and November 2008, employment in Wyoming actually grew 2.8%