posted by Normaltown

In reply to: US economy adds 171K jobs; rate at 7.9 pct. »

November 2, 2012

"The number of unemployed increased 170,000 to 12.3 million, pushing up the unemployment rate."

So, we added 171,000 jobs BUT lost 170,000 jobs?

Doesn't that mean we actually only gained 1,000 jobs?


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