Economic Indicators

Employment and Unemployment: National

Updated: September 20, 2017

Monthly analysis of the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ national employment report.

One-third of Native American and African American children are (still) in poverty | 12:41 pm, September 20, 2017
Last week the Census Bureau released data on income, poverty, and health insurance, which showed a slight decline in the national poverty rate (from 14.7 percent in 2015 to 14.0 percent in 2016).

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