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Unemployment Continues to Decrease in September 2017

Published November 22nd, 2017 by Samantha

Unemployment Continues to Decrease In September 2017*
 

Unemployment [4.2%]
According to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the unemployment rate has dropped to 4.2% in September.

Job Openings: [5.3 Million]

Jobs openings decrease to 5,270,000 in September from 5,420,000 in August displaying a job decline in the U.S.


Hire Rate [3.6%] & Quit Rate [2.2%]
The hire rate (3.6%) has slightly decreased from 3.7% in August and the quit rate has slightly increased to (2.2%) in September.

* All Data is from Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor online at www.bls.gov

Unemployment Remains the Same In July 2017*

Published September 13th, 2017 by Samantha

Unemployment Decreases In July 2017*
 

Unemployment [4.3%]
According to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the unemployment rate has dropped to 4.3% in July.

Job Openings: [6.1 Million]

Jobs openings continue to increase to 6,170,000 in July from 6,116,000 in June displaying job growth in the U.S.

Hire Rate [3.8%] & Quit Rate [2.2%]
 The hire rate (3.8%) has slightly increased from 3.7% in June and the quit rate has slightly increased to (2.2%) in July.

* All Data is from Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor online at www.bls.gov

Unemployment Goes Back Up in June 2017

Published July 10th, 2017 by Joseph

Unemployment Goes Back Up In June 2017*
 

Unemployment [4.4%]
According to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the unemployment rate has increased once again to 4.4% in June from 4.3% in May.

Job Openings: [222,000]

Jobs openings hit a strong decline to 222,000 jobs in June from 259,000 in May displaying a backtrack for job growth in the U.S.

Hire Rate [3.5%] & Quit Rate [2.0%]
 The hire rate (3.5%) has slightly declined from 3.6% in April and the quit rate has diminished to (2.0%) during May.

* All Data is from Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor online at www.bls.gov

Unemployment Continues to Steadily Decrease in May 2017

Published June 16th, 2017 by Joseph

Unemployment Continues to Steadily Decrease in May 2017*
 

Unemployment [4.3%]
According to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the unemployment rate has continued to drop from 4.4% to 4.3% in May, a 0.5% drop since January.

 

Job Openings: [211,000]

Jobs openings continue to increase to 259,000 new jobs in May from 211,000 in April displaying growth in the U.S.

 

Hire Rate [3.5%] & Quit Rate [2.0%]
 The hire rate (3.5%) has slightly declined from 3.6% in April and the quit rate has diminished to (2.0%) during May.

* All Data is from Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor online at www.bls.gov

Unemployment Continues to Decrease, New Jobs Increase 115% from March

Published May 8th, 2017 by Julie

Unemployment Continues to Decrease, New Jobs Increase 115% from March*
 

Unemployment [4.4%]
According to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics the unemployment rate dropped from 4.5% to 4.4% in April.

 

Job Openings: [211,000]

Jobs openings increased from only 98,000 new jobs in March to 211,000 in April, a 115% increase in one months time.

 

Hire Rate [3.6%] & Quit Rate [2.0%]
Both the hire rate (3.6%) and the quit rate (2.0%) have not been updated by the Bureau of Labor Statistics since January 2017. 

* All Data is from Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor online at www.bls.gov