Friday, February 15, 2013

USA Unemployment Rate Rises to 7.9%

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Bureau of Labor Statistics: Employment Situation Summary

(Bureau of Labor Statistics) Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 157,000 in January, and the unemployment rate was essentially unchanged at 7.9 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Retail trade, construction, health care, and wholesale trade added jobs over the month.

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USA Total Unemployed by Month



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