A Sharp Improvement In Windsor's Jobless Rate

An improvement in Windsor's unemployment rate in November.

It moved to 6.0% after sitting at 6.9% in October.

The November jobs report blew past economists' expectations.

The national economy added 94,100 jobs last month, pushing the unemployment rate down from 5.8% in October to 5.6% in November.

That's the lowest rate since Statistics Canada started collecting comparable data in 1976.

 On the negative side, year-over-year average hourly wage growth for permanent employees declined to 1.46%, its weakest reading since July 2017.