Sector loses 6,000 jobs in July

07/30/2013 | MarketWatch · CNBC

Nonfarm payrolls gained 162,000 jobs in July, according to this morning's data from the Labor Department. This is fewer than had been expected. The unemployment rate is now at 7.4% compared with 7.6% in June. The construction sector lost 6,000 jobs during the month. May and June employment numbers were revised slightly downward.

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