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State Job Outlook Improving

California´s job outlook has improved, with more than 22-thousand new jobs created in January.

Overall unemployment dropped to six-point-one percent, as the number of people who reported being employed at a new state record.

A survey of employers shows the state has more than 14-point-four (m) million payroll jobs. That´s not including farm workers and the self-employed.

The survey shows the state´s lost jobs are in mining, manufacturing and the financial sector.

Jobs added were in the areas of construction, trade, transportation, utilities, information, education and health services.