The number of unemployed Americans was little changed at 11.3 million in August, for an overall rate of 7.3 percent, the Bureau of Labor Statistics said. The seasonally adjusted rate for U.S. Hispanics was 9.3 percent in August, down slightly from 9.4 percent in July.
- U.S. Hispanic Unemployment Improved in August (hispanicbusiness.com)
- U.S. workforce participation lowest since 1978 (themainewire.com)
- The incredible shrinking labor force (again) (washingtonpost.com)
- Unemployment Rate Falls to 7.3 Percent, 169K Jobs Added (newsy.com)