The number of employed persons went up by 34 thousand to 26.052 million and unemployment increased by 15 thousand to 928 thousand. The labour force participation rate declined to 62.7 percent, its lowest level since March this year. In November of 2014, the unemployment was 3.4 percent.
On an unadjusted basis, the unemployment was recorded at 3.1 percent in November, the same as in October. Employment rose by 285 thousand and the number of unemployed went up by 11 thousand. The labour force increased by 296 thousand.