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Gross job losses 7.4 million and gross job gains 7.3 million in the 3rd quarter of 2017


In the third quarter of 2017, gross job losses from closing and contracting private-sector establishments were 7.4 million. Gross job gains from opening and expanding private-sector establishments were 7.3 million.
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  • Quarterly Data on Business Employment Dynamics (HTML) (PDF) — this release includes updates for the private sector as a whole and for firm size classes.
  • Quarterly Data From BLS on Business Employment Dynamics by State (TXT) (PDF) — State-level Business Employment Dynamics.
  • Firm Size Class Quarterly Data (HTML) (PDF) — this initial release of firm size class data includes analysis of data series that begin in 1992.
  • County Employment and Wages (HTML) (PDF)
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