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The Economics Daily

Gross job gains exceeded gross job losses in all 13 major industries in the fourth quarter of 2020 

July 30, 2021
From September 2020 to December 2020, gross job gains from opening and expanding private-sector establishments were 8.8 million, while gross job losses from closing and contracting private-sector establishments were 6.7 million over this period. The difference between the number of gross job gains and the number of gross job losses resulted in a net employment gain of 2.0 million jobs in the private sector during the fourth quarter of 2020. Full Text »
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