Definition for bls (2 of 3)
Definition for bls (3 of 3)
Examples from the Web for bls
For example, this month, BLS revised the October jobs gain upwards, from 203,000 to 241,000.
In the past year, per the BLS, “average hourly earnings have risen by 48 cents, or 2.0 percent.”
Each month when BLS reports results, it looks backs and revises the prior two months.October Jobs Report Is Bad News for American Economic Declinists|Daniel Gross|November 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But as of Tuesday morning, the BLS website is no longer being updated.Washington Drama Makes October a Confusing Month for Investors|William O’Connor|October 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Put another way, the BLS looked back and found there were 74,000 fewer jobs than previously thought.Today’s Unemployment Report Is an S.O.S. to the Fed|Daniel Gross|September 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST