TITLE

U.S. Industry Quarterly Review: Labor

PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
U.S. Industry Quarterly Review: Labor;2005 2nd Quarter, p195
SOURCE TYPE
Industry Profile
DOC. TYPE
Industry Overview
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the trends in the U.S. labor market in the first quarter of 2005. The following were the total job creations in various industries: the non-farm private sector added 78,000 jobs in May; the service sector added 64,000 jobs; 20,000 jobs were created in the construction industry; manufacturing lost 7,000 jobs; education and health services sector added 40,000 jobs; while professional and business services lost 1,000 jobs. Meanwhile, labor costs remained constrained in the first quarter.
ACCESSION #
19019221

 

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