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  • Latinos Jobs Report: Employers Add 261,000 Jobs After Hurricanes 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2017-11-03)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that the economy gained 261,000 jobs in October. The national unemployment rate decreased to 4.1%, and the Latino unemployment rate decreased to 4.8%. Food services and drinking ...
  • Federal Programs Lift Latinos out of Poverty: Spotlight on Florida 

    Rocha, Renato (UnidosUS, 2017-10-10)
    For more than 50 years, anti-poverty programs have helped ensure that working families are lifted out of poverty when times are tough or their wages are too low for them to be able to make ends meet. These programs are ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: More Working-Age Latinos Join the Labor Force 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2017-10-06)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that the economy lost 33,000 jobs in September due to Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. The national unemployment rate decreased to 4.2%, and the Latino unemployment rate decreased to ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Latino Unemployment Rate Changes Little 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2017-09-01)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 156,000 jobs in August 2017. The national unemployment rate increased to 4.4%, and the Latino unemployment rate increased to 5.2%. The manufacturing ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: U.S. Unemployment Rate Declines to 4.3% 

    UnidosUS; Wang, Yuqi (UnidosUS, 2017-08-04)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 209,000 jobs in July 2017. The national unemployment rate dropped to 4.3%, and the Latino unemployment rate increased to 5.1%. The leisure and hospitality ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: U.S Economy Grows for 81 Consecutive Months 

    NCLR; Wang, Yuqi (NCLR, 2017-07-07)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 222,000 jobs in June 2017. The national unemployment rate increased slightly 4.4%, and the Latino unemployment rate declined to 4.8%. The healthcare ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Health Care Leads Job Growth in May 

    NCLR; Wang, Yuqi (NCLR, 2017-06-02)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 138,000 jobs in May 2017. The national unemployment rate dropped to 4.3%, and the Latino unemployment rate remained at 5.2%. The healthcare industry ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Hiring in April Rebounds to 211,000 Jobs 

    NCLR; Wang, Yuqi (NCLR, 2017-05-05)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 211,000 jobs in April 2017. The national unemployment rate decreased to 4.4%, and the Latino unemployment rate increased to 5.2%. The leisure and ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Latino Unemployment Falls to 10-­Year Low 

    NCLR; Wang, Yuqi (NCLR, 2017-04-07)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 98,000 jobs in March 2017. The national unemployment rate dropped to 4.5%, and the Latino unemployment rate also declined to 5.1% in March. The professional ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Latinos See Strong Job Growth in February 

    NCLR; Wang, Yuqi (NCLR, 2017-03-10)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 235,000 jobs in February 2017. The national unemployment rate decreased to 4.7%, and the Latino unemployment rate dropped to 5.6% in February. The ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: More Latinos Reentered the Work Force 

    NCLR; Wang, Yuqi (NCLR, 2017-02-03)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 227,000 jobs in January 2017. The national unemployment rate increased to 4.8%, and the Latino unemployment rate remained at 5.9% in January. Retail ...
  • December Marks 75th Consecutive Month of Growth 

    NCLR; Wang, Yuqi (NCLR, 2017-01-06)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 156,000 jobs in December 2016. The national unemployment rate increased to 4.7%, and the Latino unemployment rate increased to 5.9% in December. Health ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Number of Employed Latinos Increased 

    NCLR; Wang, Yuqi (NCLR, 2016-12-02)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 178,000 jobs in November 2016. The national unemployment rate decreased to 4.6%, and the Latino unemployment rate remained at 5.7% in November. Professional ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Latinos See a Decline in Unemployment 

    NCLR; Wang, Yuqi (NCLR, 2016-11-04)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 161,000 jobs in October 2016. The national unemployment rate decreased to 4.9%, and the Latino unemployment rate decreased from 6.4% in September to ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Steady Job Growth Continues 

    NCLR; Wang, Yuqi (NCLR, 2016-10-07)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 156,000 jobs in September 2016, down from 167,000 in the prior month. The national unemployment rate remained essentially unchanged at 5%. The Latino ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: U.S. Employers Added 151,000 Jobs in August 

    NCLR; Wang, Yuqi (NCLR, 2016-09-02)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 151,000 jobs in August 2016, down from 255,000 in July 2016. The national unemployment rate remained at 4.9%. The Latino unemployment rate increased ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Second Straight Month of Strong Job Growth 

    NCLR; Wang, Yuqi (2016-08-05)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 255,000 jobs in July 2016, down from 292,000 in the previous month. The national unemployment rate remained the same at 5.4%. The Latino unemployment ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: U.S. Employers Add 287,000 Jobs 

    Wang, Yuqi (2016-07-08)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 287,000 jobs in June 2016, up from 11,000 jobs in May 2016. The national unemployment rate edged up to 4.9%. The Latino unemployment rate also saw a ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Job Growth Slows Significantly 

    Wang, Yuqi (2016-06-03)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 38,000 jobs in May 2016, down from 122,000 in the previous month. The national unemployment rate declined to 4.7%. The Latino unemployment rate decreased ...
  • Latino Jobs Report: Latino Unemployment on the Rise 

    Román, Stephanie (2016-05-06)
    The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that U.S. employers added 160,000 jobs in April 2016, down from 215,000 in the previous month. The national unemployment rate remained unchanged at 5%. The Latino unemployment ...