Overview - Labor Market Information

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Top Statistics - October

  • Unemployment Rate: 7.3%  |   0.0
  • Labor Force: 18,757,100  |   +88,500
  • Employment: 17,396,400  |   +89,800
  • Unemployment: 1,360,600  |   -1,300
  • Non Farm Jobs: 15,567,600  |   +41,500
  • UI Initial Claims: 226,200  |   +33,500