SEP# rlsed Fri, Oct 6: -33,000 jobs.

Unemployment down to 4.2%... SEP details HERE
.. Jobs since Trump took office? (not yet updated)... Unemp. rate under Trump? (not yet updated)

Saturday, July 23, 2016

How Many Jobs Have Been Created in 2016 to date? (Updated for August 2016)

Total Jobs Created/Lost In 2016 as of August 2016:

  • 1,452,000 payroll jobs have been ADDED in 2016 in seasonally adjusted numbers.
  • That's an additional 182,000 jobs per month in 2016.
  • 1,279,000 private payroll sector jobs have been ADDED in seasonally adjusted numbers.
  • That's an additional 160,000 private jobs per month in 2016.
  • 173,000 government sector (federal, state, and local) jobs have been ADDED in seasonally adjusted numbers so far in 2016. 
  • That's an addition of 22,000 government jobs per month in 2016.
  • 1,685,000 MORE people are employed.  ("Employed" numbers include people who are self-employed and people working in agriculture, people whose jobs are not included in the "jobs" count.  The number of people employed is reported by workers; the "jobs" numbers are reported by employers. )
  • That's an additional 211,000 people employed each month so far in 2016.
  • 1,698,000 MORE people are working full-time so far in 2016.
  • 152,000 FEWER people are working part-time so far in 2016.
  • These are NET numbers, meaning they are the numbers of jobs ADDED after all jobs LOST are subtracted.  
  • Breakdown of the 93,000,000-94,000,000 "record number" of people "not working" HERE.  

No comments:

Post a Comment

I appreciate intelligent comments and questions, including those that are at odds with anything posted here. I have elected not to screen comments before they are published; however, any comments that are in any way insulting, caustic, or intentionally inflammatory will be deleted without notice. Spam will also be immediately deleted.