321,000 jobs added in US in November

  • The US economy has added 321,000 jobs last month, with the unemployment rate staying at 5.8%, official data by the Labor department show.

    The job numbers for November were well above forecasts by analysts.

    The US added around 200,000 or more jobs for 10 successive months in a row, a sustained period of job growth not seen in nearly two decades. 

    This year the number of jobs created is averaging 241,000 per month.



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