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The State of Unemployment

THE STATE OF UNEMPLOYMENT On Friday, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released what could 117,000 jobs added in July 10%. be the most anticipated report in months. With the increased risk of the economy sinking into a double-dip recession and ongoing debate, the unemployment rate is one closely-watched indicator of our economy's health. Unemployment fell from 9.2% IN JUNE to 9.1% IN JULY. 8% 6% 4% 2% Job gains were made in health care, manufacturing, retail trade, and mining. 0% June July 2008 2009 2010 2011 THERE ARE CURRENTLY 13.9 MILLION UNEMPLOYED PEOPLE IN AMERICA ROUGHLY TWICE THE POPULATION OF WASHINGTON STATE What does unemployment look like across industries? 17.3% 15% 13.6% 10% 9.6% 10.1% 9.8% 9.49% 8.8% 6% 5% NONAGRICULTURAL MINING, QUARRY ING, AND OIL & GAS CONSTRUCTION WHOLESALE AND PRIVATE WAGE AND RETAIL TRADE SALARY WORKERS EXTRACTION 15% 10.6% 10% 9.2% 7.8% 7.6% 6.4% 6.6% 5.9% 6% 5% 0% TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION FINANCIAL EDUCATION AND AND UTILITIES АстIVTIES HEALTH SERVICES 15% 10% 9.8% 8.7% 6.4% 6.4% 5.5% 5.8% 5% 0% GOVERNMENT SELF-EMPLOYED WORKERS AGRICULTURE RELATED WORKERS UNINCORPORATED, AND PRIVATE WAGE AND UNPAID FAMILY WORKERS SALARY WORKERS visual.ly JUNE JULY

The State of Unemployment

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