Kern unemployment rate estimated at 9.4 percent for November, down slightly from October

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — The unemployment rate for Kern County last month was estimated at 9.4 percent, down slightly from 10.2 percent in October but still far above the year-ago estimate of 6.4 percent, according to the state’s Employment Development Department.

The state unemployment rate in November was estimated at 7.9 percent, and the national rate at 6.9 percent, according to the department.

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