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63 percent of 4th quarter 2014 employment gain at firms with 250 or more employees 


July 31, 2015
In the fourth quarter of 2014, firms with 49 or fewer employees accounted for 22 percent of total net job growth. Firms with 50 to 249 employees accounted for 15 percent of net job growth. Firms with 250 or more employees accounted for 63 percent of net job growth. Full Text »
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  1. In 2014, North Dakota, Nebraska, Iowa, Minnesota, and South Dakota were the states with the highest employment–population ratios, all above __________.

    • 72 percent
    • 70 percent
    • 68 percent
    • 66 percent

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