Unemployment in Texas County increased nearly three-quarters of a percentage point to 3.7 percent in November, reports the Missouri Department of Economic Development.
According to the report, the civilian labor force totaled 8,822. There were 8,494 employed.
Other counties and their unemployment rates: Douglas, 3.8; Howell, 3; Shannon, 4.4; and Wright, 4.6.
The average in south-central Missouri was 3.7 percent.