The unemployment rate for the Davenport-Moline-Rock Island metropolitan statistical area fell to an unadjusted 3.7% in December from a year ago, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Illinois Department of Employment Security. This is down from an unadjusted unemployment rate of 6.1% in December 2020. NotRead More →

The unemployment rate is one of the most important leading indicators of an economy. The CMIE Indian Economic Monitoring Center considers this indicator important for the country, states and Union Territories on a daily and monthly basis. According to the latest data from the CMIE, India has recorded a strongRead More →

The employment rate of students with bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees fell to an all-time high last year as the Covid-19 pandemic dealt a severe blow to labor markets, government statistics showed Monday. Their employment rate stood at 65.1% last year, the lowest since the Education Ministry began compiling suchRead More →

OTTAWA – Statistics Canada says the economy created 157,000 jobs in September, returning employment to pre-pandemic levels for the first time. The unemployment rate fell to 6.9% from 7.1% in August. According to Statistics Canada, the unemployment rate would have been 8.9% in September, down from 9.1% in August, ifRead More →

The September employment report was released on Friday and, as it did, in August, well below expectations and offered other evidence suggesting that the US economic recovery is slowing. Overall fair 194,000 new pays were added in September according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. In addition, the labor force,Read More →

Employment edged up to 2 million in May-June, but was down again to around 1.8 million in September. Bombay: Employment increased by 8.5 million in September, led by the salaried employment category, as the unemployment rate fell to 6.9% during the month, the Monitoring Center of Mumbai said on Friday.Read More →

SCOTLAND’s employment rate has improved with the easing of lockdown restrictions, according to the latest official figures. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) reported that the proportion of people aged 16 to 64 who are working increased by 0.2 percentage point to 74.1% between May and July. The unemployment rateRead More →

Photo file MANILA – The reopening of the economy and increased spending on infrastructure are expected to further boost the country’s employment figures, which performed better from March 2021. The Philippines Statistics Authority (PSA) reported on Thursday that the unemployment rate fell from 8.8% last February to 7.1% last March,Read More →

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — State officials say Minnesota’s unemployment rate fell slightly last month as more Minnesotans left the labor force and the state cut nearly 50,000 jobs during the lockdown. a week of enhanced restrictions against COVID-19. The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) reported Thursday that theRead More →