Tag: Employed Americans


160,892,000: Number of Americans Employed Sets Fourth Straight Record in March

April 7, 2023


After setting three straight monthly records, the number of employed Americans leaped again last month, reaching another all-time high in March. The Labor Department’s Bureau of Labor Statistics says 160,892,000 Americans were employed last month, an increase of 577,000 over […]

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic

156,949,000: Number of Employed Americans Sets 18th Record of Trump Era

March 8, 2019


The economy added a meager 20,000 jobs in February, well below the 180,000 that analysts were expecting, and among the lowest job-creation numbers of the Trump administration. But the number of employed Americans — 156,949,000 — has never been higher. […]