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Breaking Down the Unemployment Rate

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The Bureau of Labor Statistics announced this morning that the national unemployment rate held steady in February at 8.3 percent of the labor force. Breaking down that number by demographic group reveals some interesting trends. read more...


Unemployment Gender Gap Closes

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Unemployment among men finally dropped to the same level as unemployment among women last month, part of a broadly positive jobs report. read more...


Sarah Vanderbilt
February 21, 2012
1:09pm
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Economic Affairs

Employment & Labor