Slightly fewer people are out of work in Lynn and West Norfolk than was previously the case, latest figures reveal.
The unemployment rate was 7.2 per cent, according to figures released by the Office for National Statistics this week.
Comparable figures for the year before put the unemployment rate at 7.6 per cent.
The latest figures cover the period between July 2012 and June this year.
Nationally, unemployment is said to be 7.7 per cent. The Bank of England has said it will not raise interest rates before it falls to 7 per cent.