Construction sector adds 28,000 jobs in January

01/31/2013 | KHOU-TV (Houston) · Reuters · Wall Street Journal, The

The private sector added 157,000 jobs in January -- 28,000 of them in the construction sector -- according to Labor Department data released this morning. In addition, there was an upward revision to December from 155,000 jobs to 196,000. However, the unemployment rate ticked up from 7.8% to 7.9%.

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