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California unemployment rate dips to 5.5 percent

California unemployment rate dips to 5.5 percent

LOS ANGELES (AP) – California’s unemployment rate unemployment rate decreased to 5.5 percent in February, down from 5.7 percent the previous month.

The state Employment Development Department said Friday that non-farm payroll jobs totaled more than 16.3 million in February, an increase of 39,900.

The unemployment rate a year earlier was 6.7 percent.

Copyright 2016 The Associated Press.

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