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U.S. employment rose by 194,000 jobs in September while the unemployment rate dropped to 4.8%.
While the results are impressive, hurdles lie ahead with the Covid-19 variant leading some states and localities to reinstate some restrictions on activity.
Our April Employment Forecast projects accelerated job growth in the coming months as vaccines are distributed to a greater percentage of the population.
March labor market report shows that we have entered a new phase in the recovery that returns to the job increases of summer 2020.