Private sector job growth
was weaker than it was through much of the spring, but rebounded from lackluster growth in the early summer months.
The Establishment Survey's nonfarm jobs figures will clearly be revised down as the QCEW data show job growth
averaging only 177,000 a month in 2018.
And over the past three months, job growth
has averaged a solid 186,000, enough to lower the unemployment rate over time.
New York's job growth
index was 98.84, a year-over-year decline of 0.29 percent.
in professional and business services, retail, and leisure and hospitality is exceeding the rate of overall growth in 2018 (see Figure 2).
"The slowing job growth
in manufacturing and agriculture was the biggest reason for the sluggish number," said Bin Hyun-joon, head of the employment statistics division at Statistics Korea.
Despite the historically low unemployment rate, Oregon's rate of job growth
in 2017 actually was the slowest in five years - partly because so many jobs had been added in previous years.
Year-over job growth
has remained above 3 percent for 26 consecutive months.
If you're more curious about geography, CNBC releases data from its Top States for Businesses survey every year, and part of that survey looks at job growth
. Here are the states with the (http://www.cnbc.com/2016/07/13/the-top-10-states-to-find-a-job-in-america.html?slide=1) greatest job growth
An influx of new supply has kept rents from increasing, however, area job growth
has been steady.
The monthly job growth
averaged 186,000 in 2016, which is "well above the pace needed to maintain a low and stable unemployment rate," read a statement by Council of Economic Advisers Chairman Jason Furman on Friday.