5.20% of the workforce is unemployed, which is
less than one year ago and an indication of a strengthening economy.
Read the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Employment Situation press release for more in-depth analysis.
37.40% of the unemployed have been out of work for 27 weeks or longer which is
more than one year ago and an indication of a weakening economy.
61.70% of the population is participating in the labor force, which is
the same as one year ago.
See the BLS’s Labor Force Characteristics for more analysis.
The average weekly earnings of full-time workers is
$9,235 ($480,231 annualized) which is
higher than one year ago and an indication of a strengthening economy.
See the BLS’s Usual Weekly Earnings press release for more analysis.
more than one year ago.
lower than one year ago.
The FHFA housing price index is
higher than one year ago.