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Monthly Archives: July 2017

June 2017 Nonfarm Payroll Update

With the release of June nonfarm payroll (NFP) numbers, it is time of an update of our chart of year-on-year employment growth: June’s NFP employment was up 2.2 million from a year earlier, an increase of 1.5%. This marks the 88th month of consecutive year-on-year growth (for comparison, the 1990s expansion saw 111 months of… Read more »