Dec 28, 2020 · The November 2020 unemployment rate fell to 6.7%, and employers added 245,000 jobs. Among the major worker groups, the unemployment rates declined for adult adult women (6.1%). For adult men (6.7%), teenagers (14%), Whites (5.9%), Blacks (10.3%), Hispanics (8.4%), and Asians (6.7%) there was little change. Among those with the lowest unemployment rate was New Orleans at a 4.7 percent unemployment rate. This is a far cry from the rate one year prior, which stood at 8.5 percent (a celebrated number, as 200,000 jobs were added to the city). Baton Rouge also saw a massive drop in unemployment.