Graph of the Day for April 3, 2010

Randall Hoven
"The nation's largest employer wants you to:  Address the tough challenges that our country is facing today.  Contribute to projects that affect the lives of over 300 million people.  Help make a difference."  USAJOBS, United States Office of Personnel Management.

 


Source:  Hot Air.


Hoven's Index for April 3, 2010


Job losses from December 2007 to March 2010 in various sectors:

Construction:  1,899,000 (25%)

Durable goods:  1,606,000 (18%)

Goods producing:  4,086,000 (19%)

Retail trade:  1,134,100 (7.3%)

Total private industry:  8,320,000 (7.2%)

Job gains in government:  119,000 (0.5%) 

Source:  St. Louis Fed, FRED.


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"The nation's largest employer wants you to:  Address the tough challenges that our country is facing today.  Contribute to projects that affect the lives of over 300 million people.  Help make a difference."  USAJOBS, United States Office of Personnel Management.

 


Source:  Hot Air.


Hoven's Index for April 3, 2010


Job losses from December 2007 to March 2010 in various sectors:

Construction:  1,899,000 (25%)

Durable goods:  1,606,000 (18%)

Goods producing:  4,086,000 (19%)

Retail trade:  1,134,100 (7.3%)

Total private industry:  8,320,000 (7.2%)

Job gains in government:  119,000 (0.5%) 

Source:  St. Louis Fed, FRED.


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