The 21 U.S. scheduled passenger airlines employed 2.9% more workers in November 2019 than in November 2018
Total nonfarm payroll employment rose by 145,000 in December, and the unemployment rate was unchanged at 3.5 percent. Notable job gains occurred in retail trade and health care, while mining lost jobs.
The 21 U.S. scheduled passenger airlines employed 2.6% more workers in October 2019 than in October 2018
Total nonfarm payroll employment rose by 266,000 in November, and the unemployment rate was little changed at 3.5 percent. Notable job gains occurred in health care and in professional and technical services. Employment rose in manufacturing, reflecting the return of workers from a strike.
Septembers 450,517 full-time equivalents (FTEs) was the highest employment total since March 2003 (458,598 FTEs).
Total nonfarm payroll employment rose by 128,000 in October, and the unemployment rate was little changed at 3.6 percent. Food services and drinking places, social assistance, and financial activities added jobs. Employment fell in motor vehicles and parts manufacturing due to a strike.
In the first quarter of 2019, gross job gains from opening and expanding private-sector establishments were 7.4 million. Gross job losses from closing and contracting private-sector establishments were 6.9 million.
The 21 U.S. scheduled passenger airlines employed 2.3% more workers in August 2019 than in August 2018
Payroll Employment Increases By 136,000
Jobless rates were lower in August than a year earlier in 224 of the 389 metropolitan areas, higher in 132, and unchanged in 33. Nonfarm payroll employment was up in 52 metropolitan areas over the year and essentially unchanged in 337.