Denver Staffing Agency - May 2013, BLS - Job Openings and Labor Turnover Summary
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The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported on 07/09/2013, that on the last business day of May 2013, 3.8 million jobs were open, little changed from April.
May 2013 - Net Employment Gain
Job Opening and Labor Turnover Summary
- There were 4.4 million hires in May, at a 3.3% hire rate. The number of hires was little changed over the last 12 months.
- There were 4.3 million total separations in May, at a 3.2% separation rate, little changed from April.
- Separations include quits, layoffs, discharges, and other separations.
- The quit rate was 1.6% for total nonfarm and 1.8% for total private;
The layoffs and discharge rate was 1.3%.
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics