Unemployment Data – January 2016

JANUARY 2016 Unemployment Data–the Full Count* (U.S. BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS) OFFICIAL UNEMPLOYMENT: 4.9%* White      4.3% African American 8.8% Hispanic 5.9% Asian**                           3.7% Persons with a disability**    10.8% Men 20 years and over 4.5% Women 20 years and over 4.5% Teens (16-19 years) 16.0% Black teens 25.2% Officially unemployed 7.8 million *If… Read More Unemployment Data – January 2016

Unemployment Insurance

Can My Boss Do That? Interfaith Worker Justice: work rules, hiring/ firing, safety, pay, benefits, time off, rights Unemployment Insurance, US Dept. of Labor Source: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-10-18/this-number-is-a-misleading-indicator-of-u-s-labor-market-strength Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report State Unemployment Insurance Locators, US Dept. of Labor Find Your State Job Bank How Low Can We Go? State Unemployment Insurance Programs Exclude Record… Read More Unemployment Insurance