Employment Situation: Nonfarm payroll employment rises by 638,000 in October; unemployment rate declines to 6.9%

Nonfarm payroll employment rises by 638,000 in October; unemployment rate declines to 6.9%
Total nonfarm payroll employment rose by 638,000 in October, and the unemployment rate declined to 6.9 percent. These improvements in the labor market reflect the continued resumption of economic activity that had been curtailed due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Published at November 06, 2020 at 07:51AM
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