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Alabama has lowest unemployment rate in the south
ALABAMA -- Alabama's unemployment rate is one of the lowest in the south.
The US Bureau of Labor Statistics says Alabama's 6.2 % rate for November is better than all neighboring states.
Florida's unemployment rate right now is 6.4 %.
Mississippi's rate was the highest rate in the south.
Virginia, which traditionally has the lowest rate in the south, did it again in November.
The bureau said the south had the lowest unemployment rate of any geographic region.