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Current Employment Statistics - CES (National)

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Payroll employment increases by 272,000 in May; unemployment rate changes little at 4.0%

06/07/2024

Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 272,000 in May, and the unemployment rate changed little at 4.0 percent. Employment continued to trend up in several industries, led by health care; government; leisure and hospitality; and professional, scientific, and technical services.
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