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Unemployment Rate - Last Ten Years
Compares the level and annual rate of change using standard deviation.
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This chart compares the national unemployment rate, the ISM employment index and initial claims for unemployment using standard deviation. The unemployment rate and jobless claims are shown as an...
Charts the national unemployment rate back to 1948. Compares the level and annual rate of change.
Civilian employment to population ratio back to 1948. Compares the level and annual rate of change.
This chart shows the annual rate of change for initial jobless claims and the unemployment rate. Each series is modified with a six-month moving average and is compared using standard deviation.
This chart compares the percentage change in non-farm payrolls with the percentage change in the consumer price index starting in January of 1939. The two track closely together for over 30 years,...
This chart tracks the median duration of unemployment back to 1948.
Charts the 10-year dollar growth in total new U.S. debt (public and private) compared to the same period growth in new jobs created.
The ISM Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) is the single most timely economic indicator as it is released on the first of every month. The employment sub-index shows an excellent correlation with the...
This chart compares the historical level of initial and continuing jobless claims using standard deviation and a three month moving average.