Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus RSS

Data Brief: Teens see largest August year-over-year unemployment drop

By ,

Recent data form the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows the jobless rate was 8.1 percent in August 2012, and was at 7.3 percent in the same month this year. Teenagers, often the group with the highest jobless rate, saw the largest drop in unemployment, with 1.8 percent fewer out of work this August.


Click here to view the chart in full size.

More From This Industry

Write to the Editorial Department at editorial@njbiz.com

Related Stories

Leave a Comment


Please note: All comments will be reviewed and may take up to 24 hours to appear on the site.

Post Comment
View Comment Policy