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More on Nonfarm Payrolls: It's benchmark revision month and there are some large ones....

More on Nonfarm Payrolls: It's benchmark revision month and there are some large ones. November's job gains are revised to 247K from 161K, putting revisions for the year's last 2 months at 127K. Average workweek is unchanged at 34.4 hours. Average hourly pay rises $0.04 to $23.78. Labor force participation rate steady at 63.6%. Employment-to-population ratio steady at 58.6%.
Comments (2)
  • Very strong numbers (with revisions)
    1 Feb 2013, 08:47 AM Reply Like
  • bbro - and we are always warned on this site that wait until the numbers are revised down.
    1 Feb 2013, 08:52 AM Reply Like
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