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United States Non Farm Payrolls

Last Release
Apr 30, 2024
Actual
175
Units In
Thousand
Previous
315
Frequency
Monthly
Next Release
Jun 07, 2024
Time to Release
1 Months 0 Days 4 Hours
Highest
Lowest
Average
Date Range
Source
4,846
Jun 2020
-20,679
Apr 2020
125.3 Thousand1939-2024U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Nonfarm payrolls is an employment report released monthly, usually on the first Friday of every month, and heavily affects the US dollar, the bond market and the stock market. Current Employment Statistics (CES) program from the U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics, surveys about 141,000 businesses and government agencies, representing approximately 486,000 individual work sites, in order to provide detailed industry data on employment, hours, and earnings of workers on nonfarm payrolls.

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The US economy added 175,000 jobs in April 2024, a deceleration compared to the upwardly revised 315,000 jobs added in March and falling short of market expectations for a 243,000 increase. The latest data underscores a significant slowdown from the brisk pace observed in the first quarter and trails behind the average monthly gain of 242,000 jobs over the preceding 12 months. Within the job market, the healthcare sector saw an increase of 56,000 jobs in April, with gains reported in ambulatory health care services (+33,000), hospitals (+14,000), and nursing and residential care facilities (+9,000). Social assistance employment levels also rose by 31,000, primarily driven by gains in individual and family services (+23,000). Additionally, the transportation and warehousing sector added 22,000 jobs, with notable increases in couriers and messengers (+8,000) and warehousing and storage (+8,000).

United States Non Farm Payrolls History

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