Payrolls Up 243,000; Unemployment at 4.8%

Ackerman, Andrew
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/13/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32337, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on the rise in non-farm payrolls in the United States as of February 2006. The trend pushed total employment to about 134.8 million though the unemployment rate increased slightly. According to IFR Markets' poll of economists, the payroll level would rise by 210,000 and unemployment would rise to 4.8 percent.


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