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Payroll employment rises in January (+257,000); unemployment rate changes little (5.7%)

02/06/2015

Total nonfarm payroll employment rose by 257,000 in January, and the unemployment rate was little changed at 5.7 percent. Job gains occurred in retail trade, construction, health care, financial activities, and manufacturing.
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