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  • Latino Jobs Report: Latino Unemployment Falls to 10-­Year Low 

    NCLR; Wang, Yuqi (NCLR, 2017-04-07)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 98,000 jobs in March 2017. The national unemployment rate dropped to 4.5%, and the Latino unemployment rate also declined to 5.1% in March. The professional ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Latinos See Strong Job Growth in February 

    NCLR; Wang, Yuqi (NCLR, 2017-03-10)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 235,000 jobs in February 2017. The national unemployment rate decreased to 4.7%, and the Latino unemployment rate dropped to 5.6% in February. The ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: More Latinos Reentered the Work Force 

    NCLR; Wang, Yuqi (NCLR, 2017-02-03)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 227,000 jobs in January 2017. The national unemployment rate increased to 4.8%, and the Latino unemployment rate remained at 5.9% in January. Retail ...
  • December Marks 75th Consecutive Month of Growth 

    NCLR; Wang, Yuqi (NCLR, 2017-01-06)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 156,000 jobs in December 2016. The national unemployment rate increased to 4.7%, and the Latino unemployment rate increased to 5.9% in December. Health ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Number of Employed Latinos Increased 

    NCLR; Wang, Yuqi (NCLR, 2016-12-02)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 178,000 jobs in November 2016. The national unemployment rate decreased to 4.6%, and the Latino unemployment rate remained at 5.7% in November. Professional ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Latinos See a Decline in Unemployment 

    NCLR; Wang, Yuqi (NCLR, 2016-11-04)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 161,000 jobs in October 2016. The national unemployment rate decreased to 4.9%, and the Latino unemployment rate decreased from 6.4% in September to ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Steady Job Growth Continues 

    NCLR; Wang, Yuqi (NCLR, 2016-10-07)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 156,000 jobs in September 2016, down from 167,000 in the prior month. The national unemployment rate remained essentially unchanged at 5%. The Latino ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: U.S. Employers Added 151,000 Jobs in August 

    NCLR; Wang, Yuqi (NCLR, 2016-09-02)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 151,000 jobs in August 2016, down from 255,000 in July 2016. The national unemployment rate remained at 4.9%. The Latino unemployment rate increased ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Second Straight Month of Strong Job Growth 

    NCLR; Wang, Yuqi (2016-08-05)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 255,000 jobs in July 2016, down from 292,000 in the previous month. The national unemployment rate remained the same at 5.4%. The Latino unemployment ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: U.S. Employers Add 287,000 Jobs 

    Wang, Yuqi (2016-07-08)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 287,000 jobs in June 2016, up from 11,000 jobs in May 2016. The national unemployment rate edged up to 4.9%. The Latino unemployment rate also saw a ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Job Growth Slows Significantly 

    Wang, Yuqi (2016-06-03)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 38,000 jobs in May 2016, down from 122,000 in the previous month. The national unemployment rate declined to 4.7%. The Latino unemployment rate decreased ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Latino Unemployment on the Rise 

    Román, Stephanie (2016-05-06)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 160,000 jobs in April 2016, down from 215,000 in the previous month. The national unemployment rate remained unchanged at 5%. The Latino unemployment ...
  • U.S. Employers Add 215,000 Jobs in March 

    Román, Stephanie (2016-04-01)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 215,000 jobs in March 2016, down from 245,000 in the previous month. The national unemployment rate remained nearly unchanged at 5% from 4.9% in the ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Latinos Continue to See Improvement 

    Román, Stephanie (2016-03-04)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 242,000 jobs in February 2016, an increase from the moderate job growth in the previous month of 151,000 jobs. The national unemployment rate remained ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: U.S. Employers Add 151,000 Jobs in January 

    Román, Stephanie (2016-02-05)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 151,000 jobs in January 2016, a decline from the strong job growth in the previous month of 292,000 jobs. The national unemployment rate witnessed a ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: 2015 Ends With Strong Job Growth 

    Román, Stephanie (2016-01-08)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported that U.S. employers added 292,000 jobs in December 2015. This represents one of the strongest months of job growth in 2015 and a strong end-of-year surge in new employment. Still, in ...
  • Construction Leads Job Growth in November 

    Román, Stephanie (2015-12-04)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S employers added 211,000 jobs in November 2015, signaling continued growth. The unemployment rate remained unchanged at 5% in November. The Latino unemployment rate was ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: October Sees Return of Strong Job Growth 

    Román, Stephanie (2015-11-06)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S employers added 271,000 jobs in October 2015. This represents the highest number of new jobs added to the U.S. labor market this year since a peak in February. The ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Health Care Adds Most Jobs in August 

    Román, Stephanie (2015-09-04)
    U.S. employers added 173,000 jobs in August 2015, the lowest number of new jobs added this summer. The national unemployment rate inched down to 5.1%. Although the unemployment rate for Latinos also declined slightly to ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Latino Unemployment Sees Slight Increase 

    Román, Stephanie (2015-08-07)
    In July, the U.S. economy added 215,000 jobs while the national unemployment rate remained unchanged at 5.3%, lower than the 235,000 average monthly gain for the previous three months. The unemployment rate for Latinos ...

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