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