TITLE

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 highlights the trends in the U.S. labor market in the first quarter of 2005. There were job creations and job losses in various industries. The non-farm, private sector has added 78,000 jobs in May while the service sector added 64,000 jobs. The construction sector also added 20,000 jobs while manufacturing lost 7,000 jobs. Likewise, the education and health services sector added 40,000 jobs and the professional and business services sector lost 1,000 jobs. Wage gains and labor costs remained despite an accelerating economy.
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19019222

 

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