Snapshot

The complete US jobs report for June in two simple charts

July 05, 2013
July 05, 2013

The US economy added 195,000 jobs in June, beating expectations, and the unemployment rate was unchanged at 7.6%. Here’s the breakdown of employment status for all Americans age 16 and above:

unemployment-breakdown-JUNE

Here’s what job creation and loss looked like in various industries last month:

Jobs-by-sector-Jun13

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