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Nebraska unemployment rate drops to 2.2 percent in August 2021, a new low 

September 28, 2021
Nevada had the highest unemployment rate in August 2021, at 7.7 percent, followed by California (7.5 percent) and New York, (7.4 percent). Nebraska had the lowest jobless rate, 2.2 percent, a new low. (All state data begin in 1976.) Full Text »
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