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

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