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Scots unemployment at five year low

New figures from the Office for National Statistics show unemployment in Scotland has fallen to its lowest level in almost five years.

The number of people who were out of work between September and November 2013 was down by 25,000.

The Scottish unemployment rate is 6.4%, below the average of 7.1% for the whole of the UK.

BBC Scotland's business correspondent David Henderson reports.

  • 22 Jan 2014