Tag: unemployment rates

Woah! The Bureau of Labor Statistics Has an App

Looking to keep your finger on the pulse of employment data in the U.S.? There’s an app for that. From the Census: Take the pulse of the U.S. Economy straight from your phone. The America‚Äôs Economy app provides real-time updates for 19 key economic indicators released from the U.S. Census Bureau, Bureau of Labor Statistics, and Bureau of Economic Analysis. Key economic measures on…

What America Needs Now: More Quitters

Job openings totaled 3.76 million in April, compared with 3.88 million in March, but the April amount was almost 7% higher compared with April 2012, the Labor Department says. In April, 3.1 people competed for each available position, compared with 3.6 in April 2012.