Payrolls Up 308,000; Unemployment at 5.7%

Newman, Emily
April 2004
Bond Buyer;4/5/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31856, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on data released by the U.S. Labor Department's Bureau of Labor Statistics indicating that non-farm payrolls rose by 308,00 while the unemployment rate roes to 5.7 percent in March 2004. Increase in March wages by two cents per hour on average; Jobs gain in the goods-producing and service-providing sectors; Total hours worked per week.


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