Economic Indicators

Employment and Unemployment: National

Updated: June 1, 2018

Monthly analysis of the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ national employment report.

News from EPI › Solid jobs report shows an economy marching towards full employment | 8:52 am, June 1, 2018
This morning’s employment situation report showed the economy added 223,000 jobs in May—above consensus predictions and enough to continue the economy’s steady march towards full employment.

Posted June 1, 2018 | Read the full report from EPI »

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