The number of jobs outside agricultural sector in U.S. in November increased by 228 million (extended message)



According to a report by the U.S. Department of labor, the number of new jobs outside the US agricultural sector in November increased by 228 thousand

Analysts predicted an increase in the number of new jobs in November to 198 thousand

Data on the number of new jobs for October was revised downward to 244 thousand 261 thousand, which was announced earlier.

Assessment of regulators, the U.S. economy needs to create on average 150-200 thousand new jobs per month for a sustained reduction in unemployment. For the last three months the growth of jobs outside agricultural sector of the United States averaged 163 thousand

According to the results of a survey of about 400 thousand companies the number of jobs in the US private sector in November increased by 221 thousand Analysts predicted an increase of 190 thousand

In the manufacturing sector the number of jobs increased by 31 thousand, after rising by 23 thousand in October. In the mining sector the number of jobs increased by 5.2 thousand after expansion for 2 thousand a month earlier, in the construction sector increased by 24 thousand, after an increase of 10 thousand in October.

In retail trade the number of jobs increased by 18.7 million, in wholesale trade increased by 3.4 thousand Enterprises providing transportation and warehousing services, has expanded the workforce by 10.5 thousand

In the financial sector the number of employees increased by 8 thousand, the number of jobs in the information technology sector declined by 4 thousand in the telecommunications industry number of employees decreased by 3.3 thousand Employment in the real estate sector (including renting and leasing) increased by 8.3 thousand

Healthcare and social assistance jobs increased by 40.5 thousand, employment in professional and business services expanded by 46 thousand, in the sphere of educational services number of employees grew by 13.1 thousand

In the public sector the number of jobs increased by 7 thousand compared to the previous month. Compared to November 2016 the number of state employees decreased by 437 thousand to 22.34 million

The unemployment rate, calculated according to the results of a survey of 60 thousand households, in November, unchanged compared with the previous month and amounted to 4.1%, remaining at its weakest level since December 2000. Analysts predicted saving rate at the level of 4.1%. The official report on the unemployment rate includes only those citizens who are engaged in active job search.

The total number of unemployed at the end of November increased by 90 thousand to 6.61 million; number of employees, according to surveys of households increased by 57 thousand to 153.92 million the Number of citizens retired from the workforce, increased by 35 thousand to 95.42 million, the labor force among the civilian population increased by 148 thousand to 160.53 million

The level of involvement of the population in the workforce has not changed compared to the previous month and amounted to 62.7%.

Over the last 12 months the number is not included in the workforce of citizens increased by 394 thousand and totaled 95.48 million.

The number of citizens who can not find work for more than six months, in November fell by 40 thousand to 1.58 million, amounting to 23.8% of the total number of unemployed against 24.8% in the previous month and 25.5 percent in November of 2016.

The number of lost jobs or completed temporary jobs decreased by 68 thousand compared to the previous month seasonally adjusted, reaching 3.16 million people.

The number of employees working full time increased by 160 thousand to 126.83 million, the Number of part-time employees decreased by 125 thousand to 27.11 million

The number of employees working part-time for economic reasons (are not able to find full-time employment) increased by 48 thousand to 4.8 million

The alternative unemployment rate, a calculation that included citizens, not job seekers or seeker from time to time, increased by 0.1 PPT compared to previous month and amounted to 8.0%.

The average workweek in November was 34.5 hours, an increase of 0.1 hours compared with the October figure.

The average hourly wage increased to 26.55 $ 26.50 against USD in October.

Average weekly earnings rose to $ 915.98 compared 911.60 $ a month earlier.




The number of jobs outside agricultural sector in U.S. in November increased by 228 million (extended message) 08.12.2017

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