The oil boom has been good to North Dakota workers.

With almost 3 job openings for every unemployed worker, North Dakota has retained the lowest unemployment rate in the country, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics September report.  North Dakota landed at the top of the list with an unemployment rate of 2.8%, while Georgia held the bottom slot with 7.9% unemployment.

North Dakota has held the lowest unemployment rate of all states since Dec. 2008, according to Bureau of Labor Statistics data.

Other oil patch states generally f...


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