U.S. Industry Quarterly Review: Labor

July 2005
U.S. Industry Quarterly Review: Labor;2005 3rd Quarter, p195
Industry Profile
Industry Overview
The article presents a statistics of labor in the U.S. in 2005. There were 242,000 jobs added in non-farm private employment sector in July 2005. 156,000 jobs were added in the service sector in August 2005. The construction industry added 25,000 jobs in July 2005. There were 43,000 jobs added the education and health services sector in August 2005.


Related Articles

  • The 1988-2000 EMPLOYMENT PROJECTIONS: How accurate were they? Alpert, Andrew; Auyer, Jill // Occupational Outlook Quarterly;Spring2003, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p2 

    Compares the 1988-2000 employment projections of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics with actual employment for selected occupations. Purposes of evaluating past employment projections; Growth descriptors used to describe employment growth or decline; Description of opportunities and...

  • Current Labor Statistics.  // Monthly Labor Review;May80, Vol. 103 Issue 5, p65 

    Presents the labor statistics in the U.S. as of May 1980. Labor turnover rates in manufacturing; Employment by industry; Annual percent change in labor productivity; Consumer and wholesale price indexes.

  • Current Labor Statistics.  // Monthly Labor Review;Nov85, Vol. 108 Issue 11, p69 

    Presents labor statistics from the United States compiled as of November 1985. Employment; Industrial productivity; Wage and compensation; Prices data.

  • Current Labor Statistics.  // Monthly Labor Review;Feb69, Vol. 92 Issue 2, p93 

    Presents the labor statistics in the U.S. as of February 1969. Labor turnover; Labor force and employment; Consumer and wholesale price indexes; Work stoppages; Labor productivity.

  • Employment Dynamics: BLS and Census Bureau Use Administrative Records to Provide New Data. Parker, Robert P. // Business Economics;Apr2006, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p55 

    Describes the data available from the Business Employment Dynamics (BED) program of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Quarterly Workforce Indicators program of the U.S. Census Bureau. Applications for BED data; Origins of the two programs; Plan to expand the scope of BED.

  • Is Youth Unemployment Really a Problem? Zagorsky, Jay L. // Challenge (05775132);Sep/Oct93, Vol. 36 Issue 5, p61 

    This article examines the method used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to compute youth unemployment rates in the U.S. The rate of high unemployment for young U.S. citizens aged 16 to 24, is regarded as a perennial problem. Overlooked is the fact that the method used to compute...

  • Employment and Unemployment Developments, March 2006.  // Employment & Earnings;Mar2006, Vol. 53 Issue 3, p1 

    The article reports on employment and unemployment developments in the U.S. as of March 2006. The total employment increased to 143.6 million, while total nonfarm payroll employment, seasonally adjusted, went up to 135 million. The number of unemployed stood at 7 million while the unemployment...

  • Explanatory notes and estimates of error.  // Employment & Earnings;Jul96, Vol. 43 Issue 7, p157 

    Deals with the statistics related to employment and earnings in the United States for 1996 as presented by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Sources of statistical information; Relation between the household and establishment data; Statistics on manufacturers and business; Concepts and...

  • Explanatory Notes and Estimates of Error.  // Employment & Earnings;Jan2006, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p275 

    The article reports on the U.S. labor statistics compiled from household interviews and reports from employers. It gives information on the relationship between the household and establishment series, household data collection and coverage, historical comparability of payroll employment data,...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics