Nonsequitur: Unemployment at 5.7%

February 6, 2015

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today that employment rose by 257,000 in January, and the unemployment rate was little changed at 5.7 percent. Long-term unemployment and underemployment are about the same. The employment-population ratio was little changed at 59.3 percent.

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