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We’re live-charting the vigorous (and vigorously revised) US jobs report

Pedestrians maneuver around huge snow piles as they walk through the Financial District of Boston, Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015. The Boston area has received about 40 inches of snow in the past week. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
AP Photo/Charles Krupa
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By Matt Phillips, Melvin Backman
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It’s jobs Friday, arguably the world’s most important monthly economic update. (It is, after all, the premier report on the health of the world’s largest national economy.)

The report showed 257,000 new jobs were created in January, and the unemployment rate was 5.7%. Revisions to the December and November figures were even stronger. We’re live-charting the report.

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