Graphics: Tracking U.S. Monthly Unemployment
Filed by KOSU News in Business.
June 1, 2012
U.S. employers created 69,000 jobs in May, the fewest in a year, and the unemployment rate ticked up. The dismal jobs figures could fan fears that the economy is sputtering. The unemployment rate rose to 8.2 percent from 8.1 percent in April, the first increase in 11 months. [Copyright 2012 National Public Radio]