Here is the June 2012 employment situation report from the BLS: http://www.bls.gov/news.release/pdf/empsit.pdf
- The unemployment rate remained unchanged at 8.2%. Non-farm employers added only 80,000 new jobs.
77,000 (revised) jobs were added in May. Employment gains averaged 226,000 from
January through March.
- The number of unemployed
persons remained unchanged at 12.7 million.
The civilian labor force participation rate also remained flat at 63.8%.
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