US Total Nonfarm Payroll Employment Increased by 272,000 in May

07 June 2024

Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 272,000 in May, and the unemployment rate changed little at 4.0 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.
Both the unemployment rate, at 4.0 percent, and the number of unemployed people, at 6.6 million, changed little in May. A year earlier, the jobless rate was 3.7 percent, and the number of unemployed people was 6.1 million.

Source:  U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics
Post by: Republic of Türkiye Ministry of Trade