Latinos Jobs Report Employers Add 261,000 Jobs After Hurricanes

Fact Sheet

The U.S. Department of Labor reported today that the economy gained 261,000 jobs in October. The national unemployment rate decreased to 4.1%, and the Latino unemployment rate decreased to 4.8%. Food services and drinking places added the most number of jobs out of any other industry or subindustry in October.


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