Employment Chart Roundup

Once again, we’ve scoured the intertubes looking for the most interesting, unusual and informative charts about the Employment Situation, to use the BLS vernacular. 

Here are 10 of the best of what we found (as always, click for larger charts):

Labor Utilization: U3 versus U6 Unemployment

U3-U6-alt.png Courtesy of EconomPic ~~~

Monthly Change in Payroll Employment

(1000s) 2010-0304-payrolls.png courtesy of Briefing.com

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Unit Labor Cost Relative to Inflation

(82% correlation) NFP-inflation-corrrelation.png Courtesy of Haver Analytics (David Rosenberg, Gluskin Sheff)

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Unemployment Rate by Educational Attainment

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courtesy of Chart of the Day

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Temporary Help Hiring

030510-Steinberg_chart1.jpg Courtesy of Bruce Steinberg.net

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Some Sectors Show Signs of Life

employ2323.png

Courtesy of EconomPic

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Comparing Post WW2 Recessions

EmploymentRecessionsFeb2010.jpg Courtesy of CalculatedRisk

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NFIB Survey Data:

1-Unfilled-openings.gif

Courtesy of NFIB

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Breakdown of Unemployed by Race, Gender

(Interactive WSJ chart) WSJ-UR-breakdwon.png courtesy of WSJ

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Payroll Employment and Hiring Plans

3-Biz-hiring-plans.gif

Courtesy of BCA


Originally published at The Big Picture and reproduced here with the author’s permission.
 
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