More Key Details From Today's Big Jobs Report


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The jobs report came in right in line with consensus.Here are a few more details.

  • U-6 (which measures discouraged workers) fell from 16.1% to 15.9%.
  • The average duration of unemployment jumped to 37.1 weeks.
  • Average weekly hours of work jumped to 33.5%.
  • Hourly earnings jumped to $22.87.

More details here.

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