TITLE

Non-Farm Payrolls Gain 157,000 in Dec

AUTHOR(S)
Hume, Lynn
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;1/10/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32046, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the data released by the U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics, according to which, non-farm payrolls have grown from 157,000 to 132.3 million in December 2004, while the unemployment rate remained at 5.4%. Commissioner of the Bureau of Labor Statistics Kathleen P. Utgoff said that non-farm payrolls rose because of gains in several service-producing industries.
ACCESSION #
15642677

 

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