Construction sector loses 6,000 jobs in April

05/2/2013 | MarketWatch · Reuters · USA Today

April nonfarm payrolls increased by 165,000 -- more than analysts had expected. There were upward revisions to March and February numbers -- with February now adding 332,000 instead of the initially reported 268,000 and March moving from 88,000 to 138,000. The unemployment rate in April decreased to 7.5%. However, the construction sector lost 6,000 jobs in April.

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