Overview - Labor Market Information

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Top Statistics - March

  • Unemployment Rate: 8.1%  |   0.0
  • Labor Force: 18,659,400  |   +47,700
  • Employment: 17,155,800  |   +43,300
  • Unemployment: 1,503,600  |  +4,400
  • Non Farm Jobs: 15,365,500  |   +11,800
  • UI Initial Claims: 245,100  |   -8,200