The United States Department of Labor has released their “Employment Situation” Report for December 2013.

Employment Snapshot Nov 2013

Some of the Statistical Highlights:

  • Nonfarm payroll employment increased by 203,000
  • Unemployment rate dropped to 7.0 percent
  • Number of unemployed persons declined by 300,000 at 10.9 million
  • Number of long-term unemployed (jobless for 27 weeks or more) at 4.1 million
  • Professional and technical services employment rose in November (+21,000)
  • Industry has grown by 213,000 over the past 12 months
  • Employment in Temporary service increased by 4,340 new workers

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