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January 4, 2013

Real (population adjusted) Jobs Growth for Past Year is 14,000 total

January 4, 2013

Real (population adjusted) Jobs Growth for Past Year is 14,000 total

BLS Employment Situation Report (December 2012)

– Nonfarm Payrolls –   +155,000 
– Unemployment Rate – 7.8%. Previous was 7.8%
– Average Hourly Earnings – Month/Month 0.3%
– Average Workweek – All Employees 34.5 hrs. Previous was 34.4

The real (population adjusted) increase in jobs over the last 12 months is 14,000 total. 

Factory Orders (November 2012)

– Factory Orders were deal flat.

ISM Non-manufacturing Index (December 2012)

– Index level was 56.1.

 The monthly detailed look inside the Employment Situation Report will be posted here shorthy.