Dec 2015 Employment Situation: Lost Full-Time Jobs December 4, 2015Posted by geoff in News.
After the ADP jobs report got everybody hyped up (+217K jobs), we’ve all been waiting with bated breath for the BLS Employment Situation report. And the answer is: 211K!! (Per the Establishment Survey)
But continuing our 5-year tradition of ignoring the Establishment Survey, and tracking the Household Survey instead, we find that of 206K jobs added last month, 307K were part-time jobs. That’s right, we actually lost full-time jobs last month.
Here’s your chart: