Payrolls Rise 138,000; Jobless Rate Flat at 4.7%
- Aug. Non-Farm Payrolls Up; Unemployment Down to 4.7%. Smith, Nicole M. // Bond Buyer;9/5/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32459, p2
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- The Real Jobless Rate. Fox, Justin // Time;12/21/2009, Vol. 174 Issue 24, p39
The article discusses the jobless rate in the U.S. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics only includes individuals who are unemployed and who have looked for work in the last four weeks in their unemployment statistics. The author argues that this method of data collection provides a misleading...
- Notes on Current Labor Statistics. // Monthly Labor Review;Nov2012, Vol. 135 Issue 11, p43
The article offers information on various issues related to labor statistics, collected by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, including labor force, labor compensation, and illness statistics. It further discusses Labor market indicators, employment and unemployment data, and job openings and...
- Comparative Indicators. // Monthly Labor Review;Apr2002, Vol. 125 Issue 4, p68
Describes the comparative indicators tables which provide an overview and comparison of major statistical series of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Information on labor market indicators; Data on changes in compensation, prices, and productivity; Alternative measures of wage and...
- Comparative Indicators. // Monthly Labor Review;Sep2004, Vol. 127 Issue 9, p60
The article provides a comparative analysis of labor market indicators provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Labor market indicators include employment measures from two major surveys and information on rates of change on compensation provided by the Employment Cost Index program. The...
- Gauging Employment: Is the Professional Wisdom Wrong? Perry, George L. // Brookings Papers on Economic Activity;2005, Issue 2, p285
This article discusses the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' monthly report on labor market developments which influences markets, forecasters and policy makers. It reports information from two sources, the Current Employment Statistics and the Current Population Survey of households, which...
- REAL EARNINGS -SEPTEMBER 2016. // Real Earnings;Sep2016, p1
The article presents the real earnings for all employees in the U.S. as of September 2016, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, in which information include real average hourly earnings for production and nonsupervisory employees and on private nonfarm and payrolls.
- How Michigan Counties Did. // Grand Rapids Business Journal;12/15/2003, Vol. 21 Issue 50, p8
Presents statistical information on job and wage growth in Michigan counties in March 2002 to March 2003, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Job growth rank; Average weekly wage; Wage growth rank.
- Cost Of Benefits Has Impact On Wage Hikes. Slowik, Elizabeth // Grand Rapids Business Journal;3/19/2007, Vol. 25 Issue 12, p6
The article offers an update on compensation costs and employment in Michigan. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, total compensation costs for private employers increased by 3.2 percent in 2006. The author also reported that total compensation costs for state and local governments...