Compared to the previous month, the number of unemployed persons was unchanged at 1.9 million while employment edged up 0.1 percent to 40.19 million.
Compared with a year earlier, unemployment dropped 7.8 percent and employment increased 0.8 percent.
Youth unemployment rate was 7 percent in November, down from 7.1 percent in October and 7.3 percent a year earlier.
Separate data from the Labour Office showed the number of unemployed persons fell by a higher-than-expected 14000 to 2.757 million in December. The unemployment rate remained steady at a record low of 6.3 percent.