In brief, the seasonally adjusted data shows:Both of these are pretty good numbers, which we should have expected given the great US jobs report from July. And all the three big topline stats in the jobs report showed upticks in Wisconsin.
Place of Residence Data: Wisconsin's labor force participation rate in July was 66.4, 0.1 percentage point higher than June's labor force participation rate, and 4.7 percentage points higher than the national rate of 61.7 percent. Wisconsin's unemployment rate in July was 3.9 percent, while the national unemployment rate was 5.4 percent in the same month.
Place of Work Data: Wisconsin added 12,400 private-sector and 13,100 total non-farm jobs in July 2021.
Saturday, August 21, 2021
Wisconsin jobs kept coming back in July
New Wisconsin jobs report dropped on Thursday. And the positive trends of 2021 continued here in July.
Posted by Jake formerly of the LP at 2:06:00 PM