August 11, 2020
Total nonfarm payroll employment rose by 1.8 million in July 2020, less than the increases of 4.8 million in June and 2.7 million in May. In July, nonfarm employment was lower than its February level by 12.9 million. Employment in leisure and hospitality increased by 592,000, accounting for about one-third of the gain in total nonfarm employment in July. Full Text »
Recent TED articles
This Beyond the Numbers article recognizes the 50th anniversary of the OSH Act of 1970 and discusses the SOII and the Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (CFOI) and changes in occupational safety and health data. These sister programs publish information on the counts, incidence rates, and characteristics of nonfatal work-related injuries and illnesses and fatal injuries, respectively
Read full article
Copyrights and BLS Publications
- The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) is a Federal government agency and everything that we publish, both in hard copy and electronically, is in the public domain, except for previously copyrighted photographs and illustrations. You are free to use our public domain material without specific permission, although we do ask that you cite the Bureau of Labor Statistics as the source.
- The public domain use of our materials includes linking to our website. You do not need to obtain special permission from the BLS to link to our site.
- The BLS emblem, and its variations, which are displayed on the BLS website, as well as on BLS publications and other BLS products, are federally registered trademarks. Unauthorized use of the BLS emblem is prohibited. All rights reserved.