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Number of job openings declined to 7.1 million in February 2019 


April 19, 2019
On the last business day of February 2019, the number of job openings was 7.1 million, representing a decline of 538,000 from the previous month. The job openings rate—the number of job openings as a percentage of total employment plus the total number of job openings—was 4.5 percent in February, decreasing from 4.8 percent in January 2019. Full Text »
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