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U.S. Payroll to Population and Unemployment Worsen in May
Gallup ^ | June 6, 2013 | Jenny Marlar

Posted on 06/06/2013 8:54:44 AM PDT by george76

The U.S. Payroll to Population employment rate (P2P), as measured by Gallup, worsened in May, dropping to 43.9%, from 44.5% in April. P2P is also down from May 2012, when it was 44.4%.

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Gallup's P2P metric is an estimate of the percentage of the U.S. adult population aged 18 and older who are employed full time by an employer for at least 30 hours per week. P2P is not seasonally adjusted.

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TOPICS: Business/Economy; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: layoffs; payroll; taxes; unemployment; unexpected

1 posted on 06/06/2013 8:54:44 AM PDT by george76
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To: george76

More change oh boy.

/s


2 posted on 06/06/2013 9:00:11 AM PDT by Vaduz
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To: george76

“But self-employment remains strong in 2013”

Oh, well, Thank God for THAT!

They fail to realize that grown adults will only be able to collect newspapers, bottles and cans to cash in for so long, right? Lawns only need so much mowing and ditches only need so much digging.

*SMIRK*

We’re so screwed. Absolutely, positively, completely, irreversibly screwed.


3 posted on 06/06/2013 9:31:24 AM PDT by Diana in Wisconsin (I don't have 'Hobbies.' I'm developing a robust Post-Apocalyptic skill set...)
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