We’ve already laid out a bunch of straight-up scary jobs report charts.
This might be the most disturbing, or the most eyebrow-raising.
The number of civilians unemployed for less than 5 weeks has recently spiked up, indicating very fresh layoffs.
Previously we saw a bifurcation, whereby those who were unemployed growing in ranks, while the number of short-term unemployed was staying low.
Are things worsening for everyone?