Monthly number of job losers in the U.S. from August 2015 to August 2016 (in millions, adjusted)

This statistic displays the seasonally adjusted number of job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs in the United States on a monthly basis. Seasonal adjustment is a statistical method for removing the seasonal component of a time series that is used when analyzing non-seasonal trends. In August 2016, the number of job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs stood at about 3.79 million. The monthly unemployment rate can be found here.

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 Number in millions
Aug '15 4.01
Sep '15 3.88
Oct '15 3.94
Nov '15 3.87
Dec '15 3.8
Jan '16 3.66
Feb '16 3.75
Mar '16 3.84
Apr '16 3.86
May '16 3.57
June '16 3.78
July '16 3.74
Aug '16 3.79
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