BLS Data - October 2016

Category: Job Trends
Created on Monday, November 07 2016
Written by Curtis L. Coy

Bureau of Labor StatisticsAs with the first Friday of each month, the BLS employment statistics were released today.  Attached is our monthly ‘cheat sheet’ for your use and information.  The national unemployment rate for October 2016 decreased slightly from 5.0% to 4.9% and the Veteran unemployment numbers for October 2016 remained unchanged at 4.3%.  

Thanks to all of you who are working directly or indirectly, to ensure our Veterans have meaningful employment.