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Bottom Line on US Employment, Nov. 2014

See below for US government data as released by the US government, accessed November 2014.
http://census.gov
http://bls.gov

The Officially Reported “National Unemployment Rate” for November 2014 is 5.8%.

Total number of persons employed as of November 2014: ~141 million. If working age persons are those at least 18 years of age and less than 65 years of age, then there are about (76.3% Р13.4% = 62.9%, times 316 million) 199 million people of working age in the US. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics data, 141 million are working. Thus Readmore..