The US Bureau of Labor Statistics released on April 27th 2015 its preliminary data on unemployment. On the national level the unemployment rate is still at 5.4%. By regions, the Midwest had the lowest unemployment rate, 5.0% The Western region had the highest rate at 5.8%. The highest rates of unemployment were in Nevada and … Continue reading Unemployment rate is still at 5.4%: BLS.
"Retail salespersons and cashiers were the occupations with the largest employment in May 2013": BLS. The top ten of U.S. Occupational Employment Statistics for May, was released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Office and Administrative support related occupations counted almost 22M people in the field. Sales men and women are second with 14M. … Continue reading Top ten of U.S. Occupational Employment Statistics for May: BLS.
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics released today -08/28/2013- its monthly report on unemployment rate at the metropolitan level. Unemployment rate increased two basic points in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts reaching 7.2% - the total civilian labor force in the state for July is 3,551.100. The only metropolitan area that held -and did not go … Continue reading Unemployment rate increased two basic points in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts reaching 7.2% in July 2013.