Employment Trends In The US For 2013

March 4th, 2014 by

Last year, the average unemployment rate on an annual basis dropped in 43 US states and the District of Columbia. It went up in two states and remained the same in five states. This is according to statistics published by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday, February 28, 2014. There was a decline in employment-population ratios in 28 states across the country. The American jobless rate went down by 0.7 percentage points from the previous year to 7.4%, and the national employment population ratio remained unchanged from that of the previous year at 58.6%.[...] Read More...