Overview - Labor Market Information

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Top Statistics - July

  • Unemployment Rate: 7.4%  |   +0.0
  • Labor Force: 18,579,800  |   -39,500
  • Employment: 17,208,600  |   -31,400
  • Unemployment: 1,371,200  |   -8,100
  • Non Farm Jobs: 15,492,500  |   +27,700
  • UI Initial Claims: 247,175  |   -4,400