Overview - Labor Market Information

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Top Statistics - September

  • Unemployment Rate: 7.3%  |   -0.1
  • Labor Force: 18,668,100  |   +69,200
  • Employment: 17,306,900  |   +83,400
  • Unemployment: 1,361,200  |   -14,200
  • Non Farm Jobs: 15,530,500  |   -9,800