BLS Data - April 2017

Category: Job Trends
Created on Monday, May 08 2017
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 April 2017 decreased slightly from 4.5% to 4.4% and the Veteran unemployment numbers for April 2017 decreased from 3.9% to 3.7%.  

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