Employment Situation Report

The Employment Situation Report is released monthly by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. It contains extensive amounts of data pertaining to the unemployment rate, non-farm employment, the average workweek, and average hourly earnings for the United States.

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US Unemployment Rate

Current (Oct 2018) Previous (Sep 2018) % Chg Prev % Chg 1Y
3.70% 3.70% 0.00% -9.76%

Major Employment Situation Indicators

Indicator Period Value % Chg Prev
US Aggregate Weekly Hours Index Oct 2018 117.80 0.17%
US Average Hourly Earnings Oct 2018 27.30 USD 0.18%
US Average Weekly Earnings Oct 2018 941.85 USD 0.47%
US Change in Average Weekly Earnings Oct 2018 0.47% Chg Mnth 14.73K%
US Change in Manufacturing Payrolls Oct 2018 32.00K Chg Mnth 77.78%
US Change in Nonfarm Payrolls Oct 2018 250.00K 111.9%
US Construction Average Hourly Earnings Oct 2018 30.21 0.13%
US Construction Average Weekly Hours Oct 2018 38.90 0.00%
US Construction Payrolls Oct 2018 7.318M 0.41%
US Durable Goods Average Hourly Earnings Oct 2018 28.49 -0.07%
US Durable Goods Average Weekly Hours Oct 2018 41.20 0.00%
US Durable Goods Payrolls Oct 2018 8.005M 0.26%
US Government Payrolls Oct 2018 22.40M 0.02%
US Government, Federal Payrolls Oct 2018 2.799M 0.04%
US Labor Force Participation Rate Oct 2018 62.90% 0.32%
US Manufacturing Average Hourly Earnings Oct 2018 27.11 0.00%
US Manufacturing Average Weekly Hours Oct 2018 40.80 -0.24%
US Manufacturing Payrolls Oct 2018 12.78M 0.25%
US Not in Labor Force: Due to Discouragement Over Job Prospects, Want a Job Now (NSA) Oct 2018 506.00K 32.11%
US Part-Time Employment: for Economic Reasons (NSA) Oct 2018 3.196M -5.56%
US Retail Trade Employees (NSA) Oct 2018 15.89M 0.78%
US Total Nonfarm Payrolls Oct 2018 149.75M 0.17%
US Total Nonfarm Women Payrolls Oct 2018 74.44M 0.21%
US Total Private Average Weekly Hours Oct 2018 34.50 0.29%
US Total Private Payrolls Oct 2018 127.35M 0.19%
US Total Private Production and Nonsupervisory Payrolls Oct 2018 104.94M 0.21%
US Total Private Women Payrolls Oct 2018 61.51M 0.24%
US U-4 Unemployment Rate (NSA) Oct 2018 3.80% 0.00%
US U-5 Unemployment Rate (NSA) Oct 2018 4.40% -2.22%
US U-6 Unemployment Rate (NSA) Oct 2018 7.00% -1.41%
US Unemployment Rate Oct 2018 3.70% 0.00%
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